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Gestamp to open r&d center near Detroit

Spanish metal stamper Gestamp's North American unit plans to open a new randd center north of Detroit in Auburn Hills, Mich., later this year. ... Read More »

GM asks judge to throw out ignition switch case over ‘fabricated’ key

General Motors asked a Texas judge to throw out a lawsuit over a fatal 2011 crash blamed on a faulty ignition switch, accusing plaintiffs and their lawyers of fabricating evidence about the vehicle's key during the ongoing trial. ... Read More »

Smart cars collaboration could raise risk of patent litigation, experts say

As the West Coast's largest technology companies jump deeper into the automotive landscape, fears of increased litigation are bubbling in Michigan. ... Read More »

Nissan goes Rogue with Star Wars promotion

Nissan has gone Rogue. The automaker is partnering with Lucasfilm in a promotional campaign supporting Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, which hits theaters Dec. 16. ... Read More »

Mitsubishi recalls 82,436 vehicles for transmission problems

Mitsubishi Motors is recalling 82,436 vehicles from the 2015 and 2016 model years because a transmission problem could delay acceleration. ... Read More »

Hyundai recalls ’13 Elantras for deteriorating brake pads

Hyundai Motor America is recalling 64,500 Elantra sedans from the 2013 model year because the brake pedal stopper pads can deteriorate over time. ... Read More »

FTC to Participate in CDC Twitter Chat on Healthy Contact Lens Wear and Care

The Federal Trade Commission will participate in a Twitter chat hosted by the Centers for Disease Control. The chat will include tips about healthy contact lens wear and care habits. The FTC will explain consumers’ rights under the Contact Lens Rule, including...

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FTC Announces Agenda for “Putting Disclosures to the Test”

Workshop Will Feature Research on Disclosure Effectiveness The Federal Trade Commission has announced the agenda for its Sept. 15 workshop, Putting Disclosures to The Test, which will include 22 presentations covering a wide variety of topics on how consumers...

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FTC to Participate in CDC Twitter Chat on Healthy Contact Lens Wear and Care

The Federal Trade Commission will participate in a Twitter chat hosted by the Centers for Disease Control. The chat will include tips about healthy contact lens wear and care habits. The FTC will explain consumers’ rights under the Contact Lens Rule, including...

... Read More »

FTC Announces Agenda for “Putting Disclosures to the Test”

Workshop Will Feature Research on Disclosure Effectiveness The Federal Trade Commission has announced the agenda for its Sept. 15 workshop, Putting Disclosures to The Test, which will include 22 presentations covering a wide variety of topics on how consumers...

... Read More »