DISCLAIMER: AIPBA MAINTAINS ITS POSITION THAT MAP-21 DID NOT MANDATE A SPECIFIC BOND AMOUNT BUT A BOND MINIMUM.
AIPBA PRESIDENT RESPONDS:
"THE FIGHT FOR JUSTICE CONTINUES..."
The AIPBA has reviewed the District court's decision to dismiss in the matter of AIPBA v. USDOT over the broker bond matter
(Case No. 5:15-cv-38-Oc-30PRL).
While disappointed in the outcome, we continue to look to the U.S. Department of Justice to dispense justice on the matter of alleged collusion in response to our antitrust complaint, which last we heard was still "under review:"
We note that a second Federal case before the US Court of Appeals, which challenges FMCSA's lack of bona fide rulemaking in furtherance of the $75,000 bond, remains pending in the U.S. Court of Appeals:
/s/ JAMES P. LAMB
"With one Congressman who has been captured by the personal injury attorney lobby wanting to raise commercial trucking insurance to as high as $4.4m, which would kill off even more small businesses than the broker bond did, this FMC decision puts into perspective-- and has obvious implications on-- the FMCSA's soon-to-be-released proposal to raise motor carrier/independent trucker BIPD insurance to either adjust for inflation or significantly raise it beyond inflation," AIPBA President & SBTC Chairman James Lamb said.
which holds itself out on its website as a TIA member,
Read the Overdrive Article
(courtesy Mike Curry of mycarrierresources.com)
AIPBA Confronts TIA on Impact of their
$75,000 Bond Law on Nationwide Television Business News Program, Pointing to Loss
of 8,200 Freight Brokerages, Tens of Thousands of Jobs, and Increase in
Consumer Prices. To watch: CLICK HERE
Number of Active Property Brokers on Oct. 1 2013: 21,565
RECAP OF 2014
AIPBA INTRODUCES TRUCKERS TO:
President James Lamb appeared on XM Sirius Road Dog Channel 128 on
February 28, 2014 with Mark Willis to discuss the "collaboration in
pricing" antitrust related issue.
AIPBA President James Lamb appeared
on Allen Smith's "Truth About
Trucking" Blog Radio Show on Jan. 30th 2014 to
discuss the AIPBA's Broker Bond Exemption Application. Listen to the REPLAY.
*As of Dec. 16th 5PM Eastern, according to FMCSA
(data courtesy of Mike Curry at MyCarrierResources.com).
What happened to this 2009 quote by
OOIDA Executive Director Todd Spencer?
The AIPBA sends out emails to over
55,000 transportation professionals weekly!
Download the AIPBA Brochure:
Read AIPBA James Lamb's latest article:
2014 UCR is now due.
Note: the UCR Administrator advises brokers to file UCR under their new Number, not their MC Number!
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