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2014 NTBA EXECUTIVE & BOARD NAMED. Larry Cox of Polaris Transportation Group has been named Chairman succeeding John Tittel of Hot Freight International who remains on the executve as Tresurer and Past Chairman.  Two new board members are welcomed.  CLICK HERE for a complete listing of the 2014 Executive and Board of Directors.


ARE YOU IN COMPLIANCE WITH U.S. RULES FOR LOAD BROKERS? Plan to attend this NTBA event on Wed., April 16th, 2014 in Mississauga.  The NTBA has commissioned a legal opinion to clarify the U.S. DOT's FMCSA requirements for Canadian load brokers.  This legal opinion will be presented by a U.S. transportation lawyer at this dinner meeting.  CLICK HERE for registration details.


BONDING OF U.S. PROPERTY BROKERS AND FREIGHT FORWARDERS.  BIG CHANGES took effect on December 1, 2013.  The  surety bond amount of $10,000  increased to $75,000 in compliance with new U.S. legislation.  These changes affect Canadian freight brokers and freight forwarders.  Make sure your company is in compliance.  CLICK HERE for more information.


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Current Issues


Ensuring that freight brokerage is properly classified in a group that recognizes workers risk factors


Ensuring that the NTBA membership has current and reliable information on how recent changes to surety bond requirements affect Canadian based load brokers.


Ensuring that freight brokerage is recognized as an integral participant of the distribution cycle as it relates to national and international security


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