Member Bradford Hughes Quoted in Law360 Article on Employee Classifications for Trucking Companies in California
LOS ANGELES, CA – Member Bradford Hughes was quoted in a recent article published in Law360, "Trucking Cos. Hit Rough Patches In Calif. Classification Fights." In the article, Bradford discusses the roadblocks to challenging the California Supreme Court's independent contractor test, also known as the ABC test, in the April 2018 case Dynamex Operations West v. Superior Court of Los Angeles and what avenues may be available for trucking companies. To view the full article, click here.
Capitalizing on his commercial experience, Bradford has a deep practice representing motor carriers, freight brokers, and shippers in trucking and transportation litigation. He is considered an industry leader in defending catastrophic trucking accidents, with particular proficiency in traumatic brain injury cases. Bradford has extensive knowledge of both the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations and the CSA (Compliance, Safety, Accountability) Program. Bradford currently serves on the Board of the American Bar Association’s Commercial Transportation Litigation Committee (CTLC) and Defense Research Institute (DRI) Trucking Committee. In addition he is a member of the Trucking Industry Defense Association (TIDA), Transportation Lawyers Association (TLA), and California Moving and Storage Association (CMSA).
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