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Why the Airlines Need to Ramp Up Their Cyber Defenses Now

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The boom in passenger travel this year reveals vulnerabilities in the airline industry’s critical infrastructure once again. Since the widespread availability of COVID-19 vaccines, flights have once again been filled...more

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Cannabis Legalization and its Impact on the Transportation Industry

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Trends in Cannabis Legalization - While employers in the transportation industry are acutely aware of the effects COVID-19 has imposed over the last 18 months, another phenomenon has been making itself known: the...more

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California’s Struggle With Its “ABCs” Continues

In January of 2020, California enacted a new law that codifies a strict test for determining if workers are independent contractors or employees and thereby entitled to minimum wage, overtime, and various other benefits. ...more

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Case In Trucking Industry Explores The Murky Parameters Of The FLSA Administrative Exemption And Gives Warnings For All Employers...

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Another administrative exemption case, this time in the trucking industry, tests the contours of that vague, nuanced exemption and to what occupations it applies. In this case, a group of Logistics Coordinators contend they...more

Dickinson Wright

[Webinar] Protecting Software Intellectual Property in Electric and Autonomous Vehicle Technologies - November 3rd, 12:00 pm -...

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Technical advancements, in both vehicle electrification and automation, are increasingly focused on software innovations, while the focus on hardware innovations appears to be somewhat diminished. Protecting intellectual...more

Dickinson Wright

[Webinar] North America's Drive Towards Electrification: How East Asia Factors into the Equation - October 20th, 12:00 pm - 1:30...

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The global transition from internal combustion engines (ICE) to battery electric vehicles (BEV) will be transformative and disruptive, if not existential, for many segments of the automotive industry. All direct and indirect...more

Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton LLP

Captain’s Blog: Fly Me To The Moon

On October 13, 2021, William Shatner (aka, Captain Kirk from Star Trek) flew where few have gone before, taking a ten minute jaunt to the edge of outer space. The successful flight comes on the heels of other...more

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Canada Mandates COVID-19 Vaccination for Federal Public Servants, Employees in Federally Regulated Transportation Sectors, and...

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On October 6, 2021, the Canadian federal government announced that federal public servants in the Core Public Administration (CPA) as well as employees in the federally regulated air, rail and marine transportation sectors...more

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Computers on Wheels: Complaint Against Auto Manufacturer For Allegedly Botched Software Update Survives (For Now)

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A federal court in Georgia recently denied a motion to dismiss filed by an auto manufacturer seeking to avoid a putative class action lawsuit filed by an owner who claimed that an allegedly botched over-the-air (OTA) software...more

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DC Circuit Found Waiver of Sovereign Immunity Under FCRA and FMCSA Is Not a CRA

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In Mowrer v. United States Department of Transportation, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia held that government immunity is waived under the FCRA, but also found that the Federal Motor Carrier Safety...more

Clark Hill PLC

Battery Recalls – Making a Bad Situation Worse in the Automotive Industry

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Contract obligations often clarify responsibility, but multiple competing obligations can represent a new level of challenges. All manufacturers and services providers want to keep their clients happy and bring in new...more

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Foley Weekly Automotive Report - October 2021 - 2

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This report helps automotive suppliers inform their legal and operational decisions to help address challenges and opportunities. Key Developments - U.S. new light vehicle sales in September fell to an estimated SAAR of...more

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NC Politics in the News - October 2021 #2

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NC Politics in the News - Agriculture - THE RICHMOND OBSERVER: USDA expands local, electronic communication options for North Carolina producers - Agricultural producers in North Carolina can now signup to receive...more

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Bottlenecks and Supply Constraints - U.S. DOT Comment Period Ends in One Week

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Supply chain disruption is a global pandemic era challenge that will continue to grow in impact for the near-term future. The scope of supply chain challenges extends from low supply and lack of transportation capacity to the...more

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Ohio CDL Manuals Do Not Alter The Standard Of Care For Truck Drivers

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A recent opinion by an Ohio Federal Court rejects an argument frequently made by the plaintiffs’ bar in truck accident cases –that commercial truck drivers should be held to a higher standard of care because they are...more

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It's your duty, and the law, to comply with OFAC regulations

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HANOVER, Md. — After recent events in Kabul and the continued loss of life due to terrorism, many are left wondering what they can do and how they can help. Many have given money and other support to organizations helping the...more

Morgan Lewis - Tech & Sourcing

Update: The Right to Repair Stalls in Federal Court

In our January 2021 blog post The Right to Repair in Massachusetts Rolls Forward, we discussed how Massachusetts voters in November 2021 approved Question One, a ballot initiative amending the commonwealth’s 2012 Right to...more

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Dentons Flashpoint - October 5, 2021

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Key Takeaways - The effectiveness of the Pfizer vaccine in preventing infection by COVID-19 drops to 47% from 88% six months after the second dose. Iran says it foresees US nuclear talks resuming by early November. The...more

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Foley Weekly Automotive Report - October 2021

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This report helps automotive suppliers inform their legal and operational decisions to help address challenges and opportunities. Key developments - U.S. new light-vehicle sales in September are forecast to reach a...more

McGuireWoods Consulting

NC Politics in the News - October 2021 #1

Agriculture - CITIZEN TIMES: WNC farmers on long road to recovery after Tropical Depression Fred - Fred drenched Western North Carolina with rain resulting in floods Aug. 18 and the region being declared a federal...more

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Administration Releasing New COVID-19 International Travel Policies for Individuals Flying Into U.S.

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While not all the details are available, the Biden Administration is releasing more information about the lifting of the 14-day travel restrictions. Here is what is known so far: •The 14-day travel restrictions on...more

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Brussels Air Transport Brief: June–August 2021

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AVIATION REGULATORY AND POLICY - Aviation Policy: European Commission Proposals Regarding the Transformation of EU Economy and Society to Meet Climate Ambitions - On 14 July 2021, the European Commission (Commission) adopted...more

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Southern District of New York Finds No Personal Jurisdiction Over Foreign Airline for Injuries Sustained on a Connecting Flight...

In H.B. v. China S. Airlines, Co., New York plaintiffs purchased round-trip tickets on China Southern Airlines for travel from JFK to India with a connection in China. Plaintiffs’ tickets were purchased in New York and...more

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California Legislation Signed To Extend Exemptions From AB 5 For Certain Industries

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Governor Newsom has signed Assembly Bill 1561 (AB 1561) to extend the sunset dates on the exemptions granted to licensed manicurists and construction trucking subcontractors from the provisions of Assembly Bill 5 (AB 5). AB 5...more

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Greyhound Will No Longer Allow Suspicionless CBP Sweeps On Its Buses

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Washington AG Bob Ferguson reached a settlement with intercity bus company Greyhound Lines Inc. (“Greyhound”) to resolve allegations that Greyhound allowed U.S. Customs & Border Protection (“CBP”) agents to conduct...more

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