Member Bradford Hughes Quoted in Law360 Article on State Bill’s Impact for Trucking Companies in California

Sep 18, 2019

Member Bradford Hughes was quoted in a Law360 article titled “Transport Cos. Prep For Impact of Calif.’s Dynamex Bill” published on September 16. Hughes, who has significant experience with the 2018 landmark decision, Dynamex Operations West, Inc. v. Superior Court of Los Angeles, noted the likelihood of this bill to apply retroactively, potentially resulting in considerable class action lawsuits that would apply from a misclassified driver’s first day of work. For the full article, click here.

Hughes 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. He has extensive knowledge of both the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations and the CSA (Compliance, Safety, Accountability) Program. Hughes 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).