We use cookies on this site to enable your digital experience. By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to our cookie policy. close

Automotive

Automotive Law360 provides breaking legal news and analysis on the automotive industry. Coverage includes litigation, policy developments, and deals involving auto manufacturers, auto dealers, auto parts sellers, car rental services, auto finance lending companies, and trucking and delivery companies.



Sign up for a 7-day FREE trial today!



Latest News in Automotive

  • April 24, 2019

    Calif. Leaders OK Changes Curtailing Landmark Privacy Law

    California lawmakers have advanced eight industry-backed amendments that would scale back the scope of the state's landmark privacy law, including by changing how the law defines personal information.

  • April 24, 2019

    Auto Parts Buyers Reach $3.25M Deal In Taiwan Price-Fix Suit

    A class of car-part direct purchasers on Tuesday said it struck a deal with a Taiwanese parts maker to wrap up a lawsuit over alleged price-fixing on certain aftermarket sheet metal products, resolving their claims in Wisconsin federal court for $3.25 million.

  • April 24, 2019

    Arbitration Pacts Dented By Amazon Transpo Worker Ruling

    A Washington district court ruling that Amazon's independent contractor drivers are exempt from the Federal Arbitration Act creates new potholes in the once-smooth path paved for transportation employers to shield themselves from employment disputes, experts say.

  • April 24, 2019

    TrueCar, Dealerships Fight Over False Ad Claims

    Car dealers can sue auto-pricing website TrueCar for money it made through allegedly false advertising, even if the dealers can't prove they suffered financial losses themselves, they told a New York federal court on Tuesday.

  • April 24, 2019

    Car Equipment Co. Flips Ruling Capping Asbestos Coverage

    An Illinois appeals court on Tuesday ruled that thousands of asbestos personal injury actions against Hennessy Industries Inc. constitute multiple “occurrences” under the terms of its liability insurance policies, paving the way for the company to access additional coverage to fight the suits.

See more Automotive news

Automotive

Areas of Coverage

  • AGENCIES
  • Federal Highway Administration
  • National Highway Traffic Safety Administration
  • U.S. Department of Transportation
  • State and regional transportation agencies
  • National Labor Relations Board
  • Occupational Safety and Health Administration
  • U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
  • POLICY & REGULATION
  • Antitrust and consumer protection controls
  • Automotive-related environmental rules
  • Tax-related issues
  • Automotive lobbying
  • International automotive legislation and regulation
  • ENFORCEMENT
  • Auto recalls
  • Vehicle safety investigations
  • Emissions rules enforcement
  • Merger reviews
  • LITIGATION
  • Breach of contract disputes
  • Labor and employment issues
  • Antitrust disputes
  • Insurance coverage suits
  • Product safety and personal injury suits
  • Auto finance issues
  • International trade disputes
  • Environmental suits
  • Bankruptcy proceedings
  • TRANSACTIONS
  • Mergers, acquisitions, and joint ventures
  • Share buybacks and stock splits
  • PROFILES
  • Personnel moves
  • Profiles of automotive practices

Readership

  • Automotive lawyers at top law firms
  • Corporate counsel and compliance officers at Fortune 1000 companies
  • Executives and attorneys in the auto industry
  • Information experts at law firms, agencies, and companies
  • Policymakers at federal and state agencies
  • Judges and court staff across the U.S.
  • Professors, students, and library staff at every accredited law school in the U.S.
  • Attorney and law firm marketing professionals