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Michigan Doubles Down on Mobility and Announces a new Eight Million Dollar Grant Program

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Michigan, the cradle of the American automotive industry, has made no secret of its desire to remain an industry leader in mobility as the industry continues to evolve.  On May 30, 2018, Michigan announced a new $8 Million Michigan Mobility Challenge grant that would be available to fund new mobility projects across the state.  The … Continue reading this entry

Emerging Automotive Technologies Program -- May 22, 2018

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Please join us Foley’s Technology Industry Team for Emerging Automotive Technologies: Tomorrow’s Trends Today. TUESDAY, May 22, 2018 Lunch 12:30 p.m. — 1:30 p.m. Program 1:30 p.m. — 5:00 p.m. Reception 5:00 p.m. We will be joined by industry leaders, venture capitalists, and legal professionals who will discuss opportunities across the automotive ecosystem. REGISTER TODAY … Continue reading this entry

Drinking and Driving: How Driverless Cars Will Overturn South Dakota v. Dole to Push the Drinking Age Back to 18

The drinking age in the United States has historically teetered between 18 and 21.  Under pressure surrounding the Vietnam War, Congress rolled back the minimum drinking age from 21 to 18 to reflect the draft age.  Proponents of this rollback would argue that if draftees were old enough to fight for their countries, they should … Continue reading this entry

Driverless Cars Should Be New Legislative Priority for Congress

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Last year ended with historic tax reform legislation being signed into law following weeks of legislative ups and downs. But as we witnessed thousands of people descend upon the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas and the North American International Auto Show in Detroit during January, we are reminded of an entirely different legislative area … Continue reading this entry

Mapping the Route ... Current Trends Impacting Automotive Suppliers

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The automotive industry is undergoing a rapid evolution, not only in the way customers select and operate vehicles, but also operations, compliance, technology, and cyber preparedness of the entire industry – creating unique challenges and opportunities for global automotive suppliers.… Continue reading this entry