Member News

On Friday June 16th, USA Today ran a front page article called “Rigged” which was subsequently reprinted in many of Gannett’s local newspapers. The piece holds itself out as investigative journalism, but, on many levels, fails to correctly tell a balanced story. “Rigged” fails to acknowledge that it is not representative of the port trucking industry in California nor the small entrepreneur business segment in trucking across America.

Thus, Scopelitis President & Managing Partner Greg Feary composed a piece that counters and expands upon many of the points in “Rigged”. 

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The latest figures from the housing market suggest that the Midlands is currently the hottest area for property, with price rises outstripping even those seen in the traditional hotspots further south. Rightmove’s most recent monthly price index has revealed that the average asking price for a home in the East and West Midlands during March increased by 2.1%, more than London’s 1.4% and South East England’s 2% and well above the 1.3% average across the UK. This continues the trend of Midlands house prices increasing faster than anywhere else in the country both monthly and yearly.

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Scopelitis Transportation Consulting, LLC (STC) announces the expansion of its services to include Air Cargo Security Consulting, Compliance and Training. STC President and CEO Dave Osiecki is teaming up with Senior Consultant Doug Brittin of Brittin Aviation Services on this expansion. 

STC is a business consulting venture launched by Scopelitis, Garvin, Light, Hanson & Feary transportation law firm in the fall of 2016.

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This newsletter is an overview of noteworthy developments or trends affecting transportation in Congress or the state legislatures so far in 2017.

Trends covered in this newsletter:

  • National Carrier Hiring Standard
  • Regulatory Reform
  • Class Action Reform
  • 2018 Presidential Budget
  • States Seek Infrastructure Funding
  • Lowering Roadblocks to Platooning

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Volaw has been shortlisted for Independent Trust Company of the Year at the prestigious Citywealth Magic Circle Awards 2017.

The Magic Circle Awards honour the top advisors and managers in the private wealth industry across the major international finance centres. A respected panel of experts choose the winners on the basis of excellence in achievement, innovation, expertise and client service. The awards ceremony will be held in London on 10 May and will be attended by many leading figures within the finance industry.

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