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U.S. Exports Record Number of Vehicles in 2013

Almost two million! Never before in one year has the United States exported so many vehicles around the world. But, in 2014, they will do so according to the Detroit News. More impressively, the big three of Ford Motor Co.,...more

Ford Recalls Vehicles Due to Faulty Child Safety Locks

Defective safety feature prompts Ford’s massive recall: According to an article posted by USA Today, in August of this year, Ford Motor Company recalled over 12,000 vehicles because the child safety locks may not work...more

Lawsuits Involving Incomplete Vehicles: Liability Ramifications for All Participants in the Vehicle Component Part Manufacturing...

Many vehicle manufacturers now produce bare, multipurpose vehicle chassis that can be converted into a variety of uses by adding certain accessories. Oftentimes in product liability lawsuits involving these ever-popular...more

"Every Asbestos Exposure Counts" - Maryland Affirms Theory

Maryland's highest appellate court ruled last week that a plaintiff's expert in an asbestos injury lawsuit could testify that every single exposure to asbestos substantially contributes to the development of mesothelioma,...more

Sixth Circuit Clarifies That Michigan Law Does Not Always Apply In Federal Courts In Michigan—Finds Product Liability Suit Barred...

The fact that our federal courts must often apply only one of our 50 states' laws, when each state has its own unique laws, can drastically change a lawsuit. ...more

Beyond Certifiable: Ford Defeats Two Class Certifications in Product Defect Litigation

Ford Motor Co. recently successfully defeated efforts to certify two classes alleging injuries resulting from product defects. On June 18, 2013, a California federal district court declined to certify a class involving an...more

Coca-Cola Open for Co-Branding?

By now you know how much I love the Coca-Cola brand and advertising, and this beautiful gem of a billboard is no exception...more

Four Wheel Fashion

If you’ve ever wondered what the “lifestyle” of a Porsche driver looks like, look no further than Porsche Design’s latest fashion catalog. Twenty-three glossy pages of sleek leather jackets, modern business blazers, and...more

Ford Increases Electric Vehicle Dealers And Pushes Sales

The number of Ford Motor Company dealers who can sell electric vehicles will more than quadruple this spring. The company will so have 900 certified dealers, up from the 200 it had near the end of last year. The dealers will...more

Ford Recalls Escapes and Mavericks due to Sticking Gas Pedals

Ford has issued a recall of 485,000 Escapes and Mavericks after a lengthy investigation that concluded in finding that sticking gas pedals were causing crashes....more

Obama Administration Reports on Efforts to Prevent Trade Secret Misappropriation

The Obama Administration issued a Report earlier this month, entitled "Administration Strategy on Mitigating the Theft of U.S. Trade Secrets," that sets forth its efforts to prevent trade secret misappropriation. The Report...more

Regional Labor Court of Cologne: European Works Council Cannot Enforce its Information and Consultation Rights by a Preliminary...

According to the German European Works Councils Act, the employees at companies or groups of companies with an aggregated headcount of more than 1,000 employees and at least each 150 employees in two Member States of the...more

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