James Jaillet

PHOTOS: Show trucks shine at Vegas Pride & Polish

| May 30, 2013

The Sands Expo & Convention Center is playing host to a show truck oasis this week in Las Vegas in the form of The Great West Truck Show Pride & Polish, where a few dozen ...

Two Pilot employees plead guilty in fuel rebate fraud case

| May 29, 2013

Two Pilot Flying J employees have plead guilty to mail fraud charges involving federal allegations against the company that it defrauded trucking companies out of millions of dollars in a systematic fuel rebate withholding scheme.

Another owner-operator suing Pilot over fuel rebate withholding

| May 29, 2013

The second owner-operator to sue Pilot Flying J over the fuel rebate withholding scheme the company allegedly engaged in for years prior to an April 15 FBI raid filed a lawsuit May 24 in Jackson, ...

Driver pay, ‘Obamacare,’ industry outlook broken down at CCJ Symposium

| May 24, 2013

A look at some of the highlights from the 2013 CCJ Spring Symposium.

Pilot Flying J sued by N.C. owner-operator

| May 22, 2013

Another lawsuit has been filed against truck stop giant Pilot Flying J, marking at least the seventh suit to be brought against the company since federal fraud allegations surfaced in April.

Gigantic stop signs for oblivious truckers

| May 20, 2013

Apparently road signs are nothing to be paid attention to in Sydney, Australia. So much so that for semi-trucks down under, the city had to create giant stop signs that appear in a water feature ...

Pilot CEO says he did not know about scheme, all rebates will be repaid

| May 16, 2013

Pilot Flying J CEO Jimmy Haslam said he "was absolutely unaware" of the fraudulent fuel rebate withholding scheme his company and its salespeople allegedly participated in in recent years.

Mexican bus carrier ordered to cease U.S. operation

| May 15, 2013

Still in the midst of its "Quick Strike" operation started last month, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration has ordered Mexican-based bus company Autobuses Zacatecanos to cease all operations in the U.S.

James Jaillet

James Jaillet is the News Editor for CCJ and Overdrive. Reach him at jjaillet@randallreilly.com.

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