Pilot Flying J

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

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.

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

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.

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Pilot sued again in non-class-action suit

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

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Pilot Flying J behavior was ‘sickening,’ says CEO

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" to him.

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Lawsuits continue to mount against Pilot Flying J

At least two more lawsuits have been filed against Pilot Flying J as a result of federal allegations against the company that it defrauded trucking companies out of millions of dollars.

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Two more class action suits filed against Pilot Flying J

Pilot Flying J has now been sued for a second and third time in response to federal allegations that it defrauded carriers out of tens of millions of dollars in a rebate withholding scheme over nearly a decade-long period.

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Pilot taking steps to rectify allegations, puts diesel salespeople on leave

In a prepared statement Monday, April 22, Pilot Flying J CEO Jimmy Haslam said "several members" of the company' s diesel fuel sales team have been placed on administrative leave pending the ongoing FBI and IRS investigation into the company's alleged rebate withholding scheme.  In the meantime, the team will be "reconstructed" on an interm basis, Haslam says, and because the company is privately owned, names of those placed on leave will not be released. In addition ...

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Investigation focused on ‘very narrow’ portion of Pilot business, CEO says

Pilot Flying J CEO Jimmy Haslam said in a statement today that 99 percent of Pilot customers are not "in the scope of this inquiry."

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Pilot Flying J engaged in years of rebate fraud, feds say

Federal documents released April 18 allege that Pilot Flying J has been engaged for years in a fraudulent scheme of withholding rebates owed to customers on fuel purchases.

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Pilot raid unrelated to tax issues, says CEO

The FBI and IRS raid of Pilot Flying J's headquarters in Knoxville, Tenn., is "does not involve any tax issues," said the company's CEO.

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