Recent News

Barra returns to Washington to meet with lawmakers, update recall efforts

General Motors CEO Mary Barra met with congressional leaders today to discuss GM's ignition switch recall. ... Read More »

Marchionne: Consumers could pay costs of constant recalls

Costs related to handling vehicle recalls could soon be shifted to consumers if the pace and volume of vehicle recalls following General Motors' ignition switch crisis become the norm, Fiat Chrysler CEO Sergio Marchionne said today. ... Read More »

GM, Delphi ask Texas court to consolidate ignition-related suits

GM and Delphi asked the Texas Supreme Court to merge four driver-injury suits tied to faulty ignition switches into one state case. ... Read More »

GM dealers grapple with stop-sale orders on busy weekend

General Motors dealers are heading into one of their busiest weekends of the year unable to deliver some of their most popular vehicles: large crossovers. ... Read More »

FTC Approves Final Order Settling Charges That CoreLogic’s Acquisition of DataQuick Was Likely to Harm Competition

Following a public comment period, the Federal Trade Commission has approved a final order settling charges that CoreLogic, Inc.’s $661 million acquisition of DataQuick Information Systems, Inc. from TPG VI Ontario 1 AIV L.P. was likely to harm competition in...

... Read More »

FTC Approves Final Order Settling Charges That CoreLogic’s Acquisition of DataQuick Was Likely to Harm Competition

Following a public comment period, the Federal Trade Commission has approved a final order settling charges that CoreLogic, Inc.’s $661 million acquisition of DataQuick Information Systems, Inc. from TPG VI Ontario 1 AIV L.P. was likely to harm competition in...

... Read More »

Toyota remains most valuable car brand worldwide, study says

Toyota is the world's most valuable car brand once again, while Ford and GM's Chevrolet brand are making strides as consumer confidence builds in the United States, according to research released today by marketing consultant Millward Brown. ... Read More »

Toyota developing chips to boost hybrid efficiency up to 10%

Toyota, aiming to extend its lead in hybrid technology, has developed a new semiconductor it says can boost fuel efficiency in hybrid cars such as the Prius by up to 10 percent. ... Read More »

Debt Collectors Who Posed as Process Servers and Intimidated Consumers Settle with FTC

Defendants Required to Pay More Than $4 Million to Consumers, and Banned from Collecting Debt A Southern California debt collection operation, Asset Capital and Management Group, will surrender more than $4 million for consumer redress to settle...

... Read More »

Debt Collectors Who Posed as Process Servers and Intimidated Consumers Settle with FTC

Defendants Required to Pay More Than $4 Million to Consumers, and Banned from Collecting Debt A Southern California debt collection operation, Asset Capital and Management Group, will surrender more than $4 million for consumer redress to settle...

... Read More »