High Court Seeks US View On LA Port’s Truck Rules

Law360, San Diego (March 26, 2012, 8:42 PM EDT) -- In a case that could have a major impact on the California trucking industry, the nation's top court on Monday asked the U.S. solicitor general to weigh in on a dispute over whether the Port of Los Angeles was preempted by federal law from imposing employee rules and other requirements as part of its clean truck program.

The high court requested input from the U.S. government on the case brought by American Trucking Associations Inc., which is seeking review of a Ninth Circuit decision that when...
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