James Jaillet

Court consolidates suits against MaxxForce engines

A five-judge panel has granted Navistar International's request to consolidate the more than two dozen lawsuits aimed at the company's EGR-only engines, and transferred the packaged suits to the Northern District of Illinois. In ...

Navistar wants engine lawsuits consolidated

Navistar-International has filed a motion requesting consolidation of the more than two dozen lawsuits brought against it over alleged problems with its EGR-only engine line, along with the 21 other similar lawsuits the company ...

Tango Transport files suit against Navistar over EGR woes

Major national carrier Tango Transport (No. 124 in the CCJ Top 250) has become the latest carrier to sue Navistar-International over the truck and engine maker’s line of EGR-only MaxxForce engines, built between 2008 ...

Judge won’t dismiss MaxxForce lawsuit

A federal court Aug. 18 ruled to deny a motion made by Navistar-International to dismiss one of the lawsuits brought against it over its EGR-only MaxxForce engine line, according to court documents. U.S. District Judge ...

Another MaxxForce lawsuit filed

Another class-action lawsuit against Navistar International and its MaxxForce engine line has been made public, and like the others, it accuses the truck and engine maker of knowingly selling engines with defects and ...

Caterpillar engine lawsuits consolidated, new suits continue to be filed

More than a dozen lawsuits have now been filed against former truck engine maker Caterpillar over its 2007-2010 year model ACERT C13 and C15 engines, as carriers claim the engines had defects ...

MaxxForce engines targeted in another lawsuit

A class-action lawsuit filed July 10 by three trucking companies against Navistar-International echoes claims of similar lawsuits filed last week: The truck and engine maker knew its EGR-only MaxxForce engines had defects and ...

Carriers file suit, allege ‘fraud’ over Navistar engines

Three trucking companies have filed lawsuits against truck and engine maker Navistar International claiming its 2011 and 2012 MaxxForce engines were defective and didn’t meet federal 2010 emissions standards. The lawsuits further ...

Survey: Most Fleet Managers, Drivers Carry Smartphones

Sixty-seven percent of fleet executives indicated most of their drivers carry smartphones daily, according to a recent GreenRoad study.

House Members Call For CSA Audit

Two House transportation subcommittee members are among those continuing to question Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration's Compliance, Safety, Accountability system.

Be Aware Of Changing Employment Law Landscape, Attorney Advises

Employment law is becoming a major player in the legal landscape and changing the way employers must screen and hire employees, treat them while on the job and terminate them, an employment ...
Page 1 of 212

ATD Convention News


Have you revised your truck sales forecast for 2015 in the past 6 months?


Karmak’s Schoen completes Dealer Academy

Carpenter tapped to lead Donaldson

Paccar posts record profits on surging truck sales


Aftermarket’s biggest show closes Thursday

M&K Truck Centers opening new Chicagoland area dealership

CliftonLarsonAllen schedules dealer webinar

Successful Dealer Award

Click here to read about the award and see the nominees for this year's award.