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Supply Chain Disruptions Reportedly Increased By 30 Percent Last Year
According to a report by JLT Specialty, the automotive industry "was the most disrupted sector in 2017" with an increase in supply chain disruptions by 30 percent over 2016.
United States
25 Jun 2018
Trump Transition Team Taps Transportation Secretary
President-Elect Donald Trump has announced his pick to head the Department of Transportation: Elaine L. Chao.
United States
1 Dec 2016
Drone Regulations: Federal vs. State
In early 2016 a group of well-meaning Wisconsin legislators introduced legislation designed to allow local municipalities to regulate the use of drones in their given communities.
United States
3 Aug 2016
A Perfect Storm For Automotive Patent Disputes?
As the automotive industry rebounds from its recessionary levels to an all time record level of spending on vehicles and healthy profitability, one of the key drivers of the increased vehicles sales has been increased innovation and major redesigns of vehicles.
United States
12 Oct 2015
New Report On Renewable Energy As An Airport Revenue Source
The Airport Cooperative Research Program (ACRP) has recently published a guidebook on Renewable Energy as an Airport Revenue Source.
United States
20 Aug 2015
Seventh Circuit: "Frivolous" Argument Saves Jurisdiction
The opinion holds that tort actions arising out of transoceanic flights will often (perhaps usually) fall within the federal district courts' admiralty jurisdiction, under 28 U.S.C. § 1333(1).
United States
9 Jul 2015
Seventh Circuit Offers No Relief For United Airlines' "Million Milers"
A dispute with one of United Airlines' frequent flyers turned decidedly unfriendly and became the subject of a recent case before the Seventh Circuit in Lagen v. United Continental Holdings, Inc.
United States
13 Jan 2015
FAA Issues Guidance Concerning Air Carrier Incentive Programs
Responding to a reduction in airline capacity and increased competition for air service, many airports have instituted air carrier incentive programs.
United States
4 Oct 2010
FAA Issues Safety Guidance Applicable to Airports
The FAA recently issued Order 5200.11 (Order), effective August 30, 2010, which will be of interest to airport operators and sponsors for several reasons.
United States
29 Sep 2010
FAA Re-Registration Requirement
The FAA has issued a final rule requiring re-registration of all U.S.-registered aircraft on a periodic basis.
United States
2 Sep 2010
DOT Issues NPRM Relating to DBE Requirements
On May 10, 2010, the United States Department of Transportation (DOT) issued a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM) regarding additional proposed changes to the Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) regulations at 49 CFR Part 26 (Part 26), applicable to all recipients of federal grants through an agency within DOT, including the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), Federal Highway Administration (FHWA), and Federal Transit Administration (FTA).
United States
28 May 2010
New Proposed FAA Re-Registration Requirement
All owners, lessors, and lessees of U.S.-registered aircraft and holders of security interests and aircraft mortgages in such aircraft, should be aware of a new proposed rule that is about to be adopted by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA).
United States
21 May 2010
U.S. DOT Issues Guidance Concerning Disadvantaged Business Enterprise Programs
In three separate notices issued last week, the United States Department of Transportation (DOT) issued guidance regarding its Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) regulations at 49 CFR Parts 26 and 23.
United States
24 Feb 2010
The Federal Aviation Administration Issues New Requirements Related To Implementing Safety Management Systems
According to the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), a safety management system (SMS) is a systematic, proactive, and well-defined safety program that allows an airport (or other organization) to strike a realistic and efficient balance between safety and operations. Use of SMS is expected to increase the likelihood that airport operators will detect and correct safety problems before those problems result in an aircraft accident or incident.
United States
22 Jan 2009
Tax-Deductible Conservation Easements: Creation, Analysis, Litigation
The Internal Revenue Service ("IRS") and state tax authorities have announced that real estate conservation easements – especially their proper valuation – will be a major focus of tax enforcement activity (audits and litigation).
United States
14 May 2006
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