5th Trucking Company Sues Pilot

A fifth trucking company has filed suit against Pilot Flying J in the wake of a federal investigation into charges that the travel center chain cheated truckers out of promised rebates. Filing in U.S. District Court in Alabama, Osborn Transportation of Gasden accused Knoxville company of breach of contract, unjust enrichment fraud and violations of consumer protection statues. Pilot CEO James Haslam has begun to reimburse trucking firms for rebates that were improperly reduced. The Tennessean has more.