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|Supreme Court Agrees to Review Greenhouse Gas Ruling|
Morris Polich Purdy LLP;
November 12, 2013, previously published on November 6, 2013Following the Supreme Court’s landmark decision in Massachusetts v. EPA, 549 U.S. 497, 529 (2007), that greenhouse gasses “unambiguous[ly]” may be regulated as an “air pollutant under the Clean Air Act (‘CAA’),” the U.S. EPA promulgated a series of...
|Progressive Choice Ins. Co. v. California Automobile Assn. Inter-Ins. Bureau (2013)---- Cal.App.4th----|
McCormick Barstow Sheppard Wayte Carruth LLP;
November 11, 2013, previously published on November 7, 2013On March 27, 2006, Benjamin White was injured in a traffic collision while riding as a passenger in a vehicle operated by Scott Tortora. The adverse driver who caused the collision was underinsured. White was insured under two automobile insurance policies. The first policy, issued by Progressive...
|Missouri's New Uninsured Motorist Law Precludes Uninsured Driver's Right to Non-Economic Damages|
Michael Serra; Baker Sterchi Cowden & Rice, L.L.C.;
November 8, 2013, previously published on November 6, 2013On September 22, 2013, the Missouri General Assembly took up and overrode Govern Jay Nixon’s veto of House Bill No. 339. According to the new law ¿ Section 303.390 of the Missouri Revised Statutes ¿ an uninsured motorist forfeits his right to recover non-economic damages against...
|Handling Complex Auto Insurance Coverage Disputes: Maximize Recovery Through Stacking Automobile Insurance Policies and Utilizing Uninsured Motorist Offsets|
Charles M. McDaniel; Carlock, Copeland & Stair, LLP;
November 8, 2013, previously published on November 5, 2013Too often there is an absence of adequate insurance coverage to compensate an injured party involved in a motor vehicle collision. This proposition holds true even though Georgia law mandates availability of uninsured motorist coverage; thus, the ability for an injured party to secure adequate...
|FTC Investigations and Form 8300 $10,000 Compliance!|
Robert A. Poklar; Weston Hurd LLP;
November 7, 2013, previously published on October 2013As you are aware, past You Auto Knows have discussed website advertising, Internet advertising, the use of smart phones by salespeople, Tweets and the need to comply with various state and federal advertising rules and regulations. From extensive experience with the Attorney General's Office, this...
|Michigan: Bill Exempts Vehicle Trade-In Value from Sales Tax on Vehicle Purchases|
McDonald Hopkins LLC;
November 6, 2013, previously published on October 31, 2013Businesses and individuals who have postponed trading in their used vehicles on new ones may be rewarded for their patience. Michigan consumers will no longer be taxed on the full sales price of new or used motor vehicles or recreational vehicles when a consumer provides a trade-in motor vehicle or...
|Shifting Gears: General Motors Invests in Logistics|
Richard W. Lasater; Foley & Lardner LLP;
November 4, 2013, previously published on October 31, 2013General Motors’s (GM) new Arlington, Texas, stamping plant is the 10th contiguous stamping plant added to GM’s global operations in the last five years. And, there’s a reason for that. Actually there are several. The realigned manufacturing process is a tactical move predicted to...
|U.S. Manufacturing on the Rise|
Matthew J. Riopelle; Foley & Lardner LLP;
October 25, 2013, previously published on October 24, 2013It seems almost every day another company announces that it is increasing its manufacturing activity in the U.S. A recent report by Boston Consulting Group, discussed in this article cites moves by foreign automobile, motorcycle and aircraft manufacturers to increase their manufacturing in the U.S....
|Patent Office Extends AFCP 2.0 to December 2013|
Andrew Balazer, Randell J. Krug; Foley & Lardner LLP;
October 22, 2013, previously published on October 21, 2013The United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) just announced that the After Final Consideration Pilot 2.0 (AFCP 2.0) has been extended to December 14, 2013. The AFCP 2.0 was previously scheduled to expire on September 30, 2013.
|New Requirements for NHTSA Recalls and Early Warning Reporting Become Effective October 21|
Christopher H. Grigorian, Brian J. Kapatkin; Foley & Lardner LLP;
October 18, 2013, previously published on October 17, 2013In August, NHTSA adopted numerous amendments to its recall and early warning reporting (EWR) regulations. (See 78 Federal Register 51382 (Aug. 20, 2013)). Several of these amendments - which impact all vehicle and equipment manufacturers conducting safety recalls -become effective on October 21,...