West Coast Ports, Longshoremen Ratify Contract Extension to 2022

Port Long Beach containers Reuters Bob Riha Jr./Reuters

West Coast longshoremen at 29 ports in California, Oregon and Washington ratified a three-year contract extension with the Pacific Maritime Association on Aug. 4, the International Longshore and Warehouse Union announced.

Roger Gilroy | Staff Reporter
August 7, 2017

Attorneys Warn Brokers on Contracts, Citing Liability With Carriers, Shippers

TUCSON, Ariz. — Transportation attorneys speaking to brokers here emphasized the importance of clarity in their contractual relationships with carriers and shippers to protect against liability.

April 14, 2014
Government, Business

Pa Lawmakers Move to Ban Indemnification Contracts

The Pennsylvania House has unanimously passed a bill that would ban indemnification contracts that some shippers and receivers force trucking firms to sign.

Michele Fuetsch | Staff Reporter
July 3, 2010