James Jaillet

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.

Pilot sued again in non-class-action suit

| May 15, 2013

Alabama-based carrier Osborn Transportation is suing Pilot for breach of contract and alleged fraud.

FMCSA proposes rule to immediately transmit medical exam results to state licensing agencies

| May 10, 2013

As an addition to its National Registry of Certified Medical Examiners rule, FMCSA is proposing paperwork changes and more direct transmission procedures.

Trucking oasis: Vegas show offers show trucks, educational opportunities

| May 10, 2013

The Great West Truck show offers drivers and owner-operators a chance to check out some of the hottest show trucks in the country, see the latest in equipment and learn business advice from experts. ...

Pilot Flying J behavior was ‘sickening,’ says CEO

| May 09, 2013

Pilot Flying J CEO Jimmy Haslam said earlier this week that the behavior of some of the salespeople at the company — as cited in a federal affidavit released last month — is "really sickening" ...

James Jaillet

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

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