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2014-07-11 23:09:12

In cases brought by the law firm of Schlichter, Bogard & Denton, LLP of St. Louis on behalf of injured railroad workers, two courts have ruled favorably to workers that FELA judgments are not subject to tax withholding under the Railroad Retirement Tax Act (RRTA). Saint Louis, MO (PRWEB) July 11, 2014 In cases brought by the law firm of Schlichter, Bogard & Denton, LLP of St. Louis on behalf of injured railroad workers, two courts have ruled favorably to workers that FELA...

2014-07-11 16:20:30

Pegasus Legal Funding gives advice for FELA legal battles NEW YORK, July 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The dangers of working on the railroad were put in to the spotlight earlier this month when former Survivor: Blood vs. Water contestant and Alabama Warrior Railway (ABWR) conductor and locomotive engineer Caleb Bankston, 26, died in a work-related accident while on the job. Logo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140123/NY51061LOGO According to news reports, Bankston "was...

2014-04-07 08:21:03

Norfolk Southern, Genesee & Wyoming CEOs to address changes on Class I, short-line railroads; More rail shipper presentations scheduled SAN FRANCISCO, April 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- "Navigating the Changing Landscape" is the theme of the 2014 North American Rail Shippers meeting (www.railshippers.com) in San Francisco, May 28-30, at the Parc 55 Wyndham Hotel. This year's agenda includes chief executive officers from both Norfolk Southern and Genesee & Wyoming, operator of 111...

2014-03-13 23:22:47

The I-35 corridor is getting an overhaul between Hillsboro and Salado and there is new traveler information available to you. Frequent night time lane closures in this span of construction could cause some travel delay to Dallas, Austin and San Antonio I-35 commuters who travel through this area. College Station, TX (PRWEB) March 13, 2014 As motorists who regularly travel I-35 through Central Texas know, construction work is well under way to dramatically improve mobility and safety in...


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