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Russian Scientist Charged With Espionage Related to the Ariane Rocket Development
Russian Scientist Charged With Espionage Related to the Ariane Rocket Development

1 Feb 2022, 05:46 UTC · By: Otilia Drăgan / Europe's most famous and advance vehicle for space launches is at the center of a recent espionage case involving a Russian scientist

 
“Cursed” Superyacht Once Owned by Royalty Sets off a $1 Million Lawsuit
“Cursed” Superyacht Once Owned by Royalty Sets off a $1 Million Lawsuit

11 Jan 2022, 06:44 UTC · By: Otilia Drăgan / A decades-old superyacht, once built for a famous millionaire, and owned by sultans, is gearing up to end its troubled history and start from scratch

 
FCA Says General Motors Committed Corporate Espionage
FCA Says General Motors Committed Corporate Espionage

26 Nov 2021, 18:15 UTC · By: Stephen Rivers / General Motors and FCA have been involved in a legal spat for months and now Fiat Chrysler Alfa Romeo says that GM has been impersonating former FCA employees

 
Luxury Cars Worth $15M Seized, as Authorities Break Down “Tax Carousel” Scheme
Luxury Cars Worth $15M Seized, as Authorities Break Down “Tax Carousel” Scheme

21 Oct 2021, 11:14 UTC · By: Otilia Drăgan / A massive international tax evasion scheme involving luxury cars, linked to the Italian mafia, was brought down by German authorities and EPPO.

 
Mercedes-Benz Sued by Own Dealerships Over New No Haggle Pricing, In for PR Nightmare
Mercedes-Benz Sued by Own Dealerships Over New No Haggle Pricing, In for PR Nightmare

19 Oct 2021, 19:35 UTC · By: Benny Kirk / Over 80% of all Australian Mercedes-Benz dealerships have signed onto legal demands insisting Mercedes-Benz higher-ups come to the negotiating table.

 
What Would Happen If Someone Uses These Illegal Car Accessories in the U.S.?
What Would Happen If Someone Uses These Illegal Car Accessories in the U.S.?

20 Aug 2021, 17:47 UTC · By: Sebastian Toma / Donut Media bought several car accessories that are illegal in many countries and reviewed them. A lawyer explained what would happen if they are used.

 
Lewis Hamilton Loses IP Battle Against Watchmaker Over “Hamilton” Trademark
Lewis Hamilton Loses IP Battle Against Watchmaker Over “Hamilton” Trademark

20 Nov 2020, 20:55 UTC · By: Mircea Panait / After three years of legal battle with Lewis Hamilton, the EUIPO ruled in favor of the Hamilton Watch Company for the rights to use the "Hamilton" trademark

 
Dodge Demon Owners Take FCA to Court Over Air Grabber Hood Scoop Design Flaw
Dodge Demon Owners Take FCA to Court Over Air Grabber Hood Scoop Design Flaw

2 Oct 2020, 15:59 UTC · By: Mircea Panait / The Demon is a wonderful machine, but at the same time, the people who designed it don't want to acknowledge the Air Grabber hood scoop's design flaw

 
Ford Isn’t Escaping DOJ Investigation Over Emissions Testing “Without Liability”
Ford Isn’t Escaping DOJ Investigation Over Emissions Testing “Without Liability”

17 Jun 2020, 18:27 UTC · By: Mircea Panait / It looks like Ford can't escape the inevitable considering that the DOJ investigation into the Ranger's fuel economy still hasn't finalized

 
Jeep Blocks Mahindra Roxor Sales Over "Trade Dress Infringement"
Jeep Blocks Mahindra Roxor Sales Over "Trade Dress Infringement"

12 Jun 2020, 17:07 UTC · By: Mircea Panait / You can't buy a Mahindra Roxor in the United States as of June 11th because Jeep won a legal battle against the Indian automaker thanks to the U.S. ITC

 
Mustang Owners Take Ford To Court Over MT82 Manual Transmission Issues
Mustang Owners Take Ford To Court Over MT82 Manual Transmission Issues

10 Jun 2020, 15:59 UTC · By: Mircea Panait / From the 2011 model year onward, the S197 and S550 Ford Mustang feature Getrag six-speed manuals instead of the good ol' Tremec and Borg Warner units

 
New Law Will Allow Drivers To Drive On Red Light In Ohio, There's A Catch
New Law Will Allow Drivers To Drive On Red Light In Ohio, There's A Catch

26 Jan 2017, 10:32 UTC · By: Sebastian Toma / Red lights exist for a reason, but some of them can break down. That is the reasoning behind a new bill approved in Ohio, which lets drivers override the light

 
Hyundai Reaches $41.2 Million Settlement for 2012 Fuel Economy Scandal
Hyundai Reaches $41.2 Million Settlement for 2012 Fuel Economy Scandal

28 Oct 2016, 09:09 UTC · By: Mircea Panait / Better late than never, Hyundai Motor America agreed to pay no less than $41.2 million for its 2012 fuel economy exaggeration

 
Volkswagen's Holding Company Sued by Shareholders Over Dieselgate
Volkswagen's Holding Company Sued by Shareholders Over Dieselgate

14 Sep 2016, 14:59 UTC · By: Mircea Panait / Long after the damage was done, voting shares-owning stockholders have decided to sue the holding company that controls the Volkswagen Group

 
Volkswagen Group Will Sell Its 19.9 Stake in Suzuki
Volkswagen Group Will Sell Its 19.9 Stake in Suzuki

31 Aug 2015, 19:33 UTC · By: Gabriel Nica / The Volkswagen Group aquired 19.9 percent of Suzuki back in 2009 and, after more trouble than profit, decided to finally part ways with the Japanese

 
Ram Pickup Truck Equipped With the Wrong Axle Turns Into a Legal Matter
Ram Pickup Truck Equipped With the Wrong Axle Turns Into a Legal Matter

9 Apr 2015, 12:30 UTC · By: Mircea Panait / What happens when the dealer tells you your truck has a 3.55-to-1 rear axle but delivers a 3.21? A class action lawsuit happens

 
Tesla vs Dealerships Battle Royale: Missouri Stage
Tesla vs Dealerships Battle Royale: Missouri Stage

27 Jan 2015, 13:17 UTC · By: Mircea Panait / Tesla Motor's never ending quibble with the conventional dealership associations enters a new stage. This time around, the Show Me State is the battleground.

 
Is Wearing Headphones while Driving Legal in the US?
Is Wearing Headphones while Driving Legal in the US?

30 Apr 2012, 11:43 UTC · By: Andrei Nedelea / One tends to see many people driving around while wearing headphones, yet very few people ask themselves whether or not it is legal. The short answer is ‘it depends’ on which state you&r...

 
Daimler Board to Expand with Integrity and Legal Position
Daimler Board to Expand with Integrity and Legal Position

28 Sep 2010, 14:14 UTC · By: Alina Dumitrache / German automaker Daimler AG announced today its plans of creating a new Board of Management position for "Integrity and Legal." It appears the new position will be filled externally, and t...