NYC Sued Over Seniority Changes In School Bus Contracts

Law360, New York (May 20, 2013, 5:17 PM EDT) -- Two New York City school bus companies on Thursday hit the city with a lawsuit alleging its Department of Education illegally changed contract bid requirements, allowing newer companies to avoid a mandate that certain senior drivers be hired.

Plaintiffs Hoyt Transportation Corp. and Careful Bus Service Inc. are disputing the results of a bid for transportation services for students with disabilities and their nondisabled peers, saying any award based upon the bid will be fatally flawed because the process contained specifications that were ambiguous, arbitrary and...
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