GS News
5/25/2022
Gallagher Sharp LLP

Attorneys Joe Center and Joe Pappalardo Secure Defense Verdict For Trucking Client

Congratulations to Attorneys Joe Center and Joe Pappalardo on securing a defense verdict on behalf of their trucking client. The plaintiff, whose background could have made him highly sympathetic. Read More...
5/21/2021
Gallagher Sharp LLP

Gallagher Sharp Partner Markus Apelis Discusses Maritime Law & National Maritime Day With NBC Affiliate

On Saturday, May 22, we celebrate National Maritime Day, a day to celebrate and commemorate the men and women who serve in the United States maritime industry. This industry. Read More...
11/1/2019
By Gallagher Sharp LLP

Gallagher Sharp Partner Tim Roth Featured In October Edition Of CLM Magazine

Gallagher Sharp Partner Tim Roth was recently part of a panel discussion on Transportation Claims and was featured in the October edition of the Claims and Litigation Management Alliance (CLM) Magazine.. Read More...
10/24/2019
By Gallagher Sharp LLP

Rob Boroff Receives Emerging Leader Award from TIDA

Rob Boroff received the inaugural “Emerging Leader Award” from the Trucking Industry Defense Association (TIDA) during their Annual Conference in Tampa, Florida, on October 24, 2019, an award that TIDA will. Read More...
9/6/2019
By Joseph W. Pappalardo, Timothy P. Roth

Joe Pappalardo and Tim Roth Teach at CLM’s Claims College, School of Transportation

Joe Pappalardo and Tim Roth were on the faculty of the 2019 Claims and Litigation Management Alliance’s (CLM) Claims College, School of Transportation in Baltimore.  Joe, who is Co-Dean of. Read More...
8/15/2019
By Gallagher Sharp LLP

Gallagher Sharp’s 2020 Best Lawyers

The Best Lawyers in America, the oldest most respected peer review publication in the legal profession has selected Gallagher Sharp’s Thomas E. Dover, Joseph W. Pappalardo, Alan M. Petrov, Richard C.O. Rezie,. Read More...
7/1/2019
By Joseph W. Pappalardo

Joe Pappalardo on Broker Liability Panel During CLM Midwest Conference

Joe Pappalardo was a panelist during a Transportation breakout session at the 2019 CLM Midwest Conference in Chicago on June 20, 2019.   During “The Rise and Future of Broker Liability. Read More...
GS Publications
8/25/2022
By Joseph W. Pappalardo, Devin A. Bembnister

FMCSA Publishes Draft Of Medical Examiner’s Handbook For Proposed Regulatory Guidance On Driver Physical Qualifications

On August 16, 2022, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) published a 122-page draft of the new Medical Examiner’s Handbook that could become a guide for certified medical. Read More...
6/28/2022
By Robert D. Boroff, Devin A. Bembnister

Supreme Court Of The United States Declines To Address Whether Plaintiff’s State Law Tort Claims Are Preempted By The FAAAA

On June 27, 2022, the Supreme Court of the United States disappointingly denied C.H. Robinson Worldwide, Inc.’s Petition for a Writ of Certiorari to review the Ninth Circuit Court. Read More...
5/28/2022
By Robert D. Boroff, Anthony R. Santiago

FMCSA Temporarily Waives Hours of Service (HOS) Requirements In Response To Baby Formula Shortage

On May 23, 2022, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (“FMCSA”) issued a Regional Emergency Declaration  (“Emergency Declaration”) in response to the recent closure of a key manufacturing facility of. Read More...
5/18/2022
By Joseph W. Pappalardo, Devin A. Bembnister

FMCSA Revives Proposal For Speed Limiters On Heavy Trucks

On May 4, 2022, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) published a proposed rulemaking to require speed limiters on commercial motor vehicles (CMVs), as defined in 49 CFR 390.5, with. Read More...
4/1/2022
By Joseph W. Pappalardo, Devin A. Bembnister

FMCSA Withdraws Proposals Impacting Efficiency of CDL Tests for Aspiring Truck Drivers

On March 9, 2022, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (“FMCSA”) withdrew two rule-making proposals that would have streamlined the testing process for driver applicants seeking a Commercial Driver’s. Read More...
3/2/2022
By Joseph W. Pappalardo, Joseph S. Center

DOT Proposes Oral Fluid Testing For Controlled Substances

On February 28, 2022, The United States Department of Transportation (DOT) published a proposed rule for new drug testing guidelines, to include the use of oral fluid samples as. Read More...
2/9/2021
By Adam C. Zwicker

Michigan Supreme Court Limits No-Fault PIP Liability for Out-of-State Vehicles and Their Insurers

On January 29, 2021, the Michigan Supreme Court decided, Turner v. Enterprise Leasing Corporation of Detroit, LLC, __ Mich __ (Docket No. 159660) (2021), and held that a self-insured rental. Read More...