Daimler working to debut self-driving trucks by 2025
Daimler Trucks division head Wolfgang Bernhard says the self-driving market will 'offer solid revenue and earnings potential.'
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Tuesday Jul 8
Class Action Roundtable - July 2014
MODERATOR: What are the implications of Daimler AG v. Bauman? How will the Court's decision impact the ability to bring class actions against large, multi-site corporations? STEVEN ELLIS: There has been a long-term trend that it has become harder for plaintiffs to succeed in certifying national class actions.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
Daimler Trucks Poised For Growth Going Forward
Daimler AG derives almost two-thirds of its value from the Mercedes-Benz passenger cars division, by our estimates.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
Daimler tests self-driving truck in plan for production by 2025
Daimler AG is working to introduce trucks that steer, brake and accelerate independently as early as 2025 as the world's commercial-vehicle industry leader seeks to keep an innovative edge over competitors.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
The Auto Channel
Cooperation Between Daimler AG and Klinikum Stuttgart Equals Greater Safety
July 2, 2014: Accident researchers and engineers from Mercedes-Benz and the trauma surgery experts of Klinikum Stuttgart will be working together in future in a cooperation project.
Fri Jun 27, 2014
Daimler and Nissan to invest $1.36 billion to develop, build small cars
Daimler AG and Renault Nissan will invest 1 billion euros to develop small cars and build a factory in Mexico, the companies said on Friday, in a step that deepens cooperation between the premium Mercedes-Benz and Infiniti brands.
Wed Jun 25, 2014
Wall Street Journal
Daimler Says 'Shooting Brake' Compact to Go on Sale in 2015
Mercedes-Benz, the luxury car maker owned by Daimler AG, will build the fifth model in its family of CLA compact cars at its factory in Hungary, Daimler Chief Executive Dieter Zetsche said Wednesday.
Tue Jun 24, 2014
In Oklahoma, Class Action Fairness Act Comes Up Short, But Daimler v. Bauman Does The Trick
Concerns that businesses were being victimized by abusive lawsuits filed in state courts-in particular, nationwide class actions and mass actions-led Congress to adopt the Class Action Fairness Act in 2005.
Thu Jun 19, 2014
The Other Shoe Has Dropped on General Jurisdiction: Utilizing U.S....
Doing business in all 50 states no longer subjects a corporation to suit in all 50 states.
Axalta's Brands Standox & Spies Hecker Receives Daimler AG Approval as Car Paint Brands
Daimler AG has renewed its approval of two leading Axalta Coating Systems global refinish brands Spies Hecker and Standox as car paint brands that are authorized for use by Mercedes-Benz dealerships and bodyshops across Russia, Germany, Belgium, Switzerland and Luxembourg.
Tue Jun 17, 2014
Fleet Owner Magazine
Daimler sharpens focus on U.S. van market
"We are studying [the market] very closely as we consider if and when we would bring a small/mid-size van here."
Mon Jun 16, 2014
Mercedes SUVs Disappear as Thieves Target New Jersey, NY
Daimler AG 's Mercedes-Benz sport-utility vehicles are the least likely SUVs to be recovered once stolen, as thieves target luxury models to export or dismantle.
Thu Jun 12, 2014
Germany's Die Paten adds Pablo Rio, completes Daimler AG job
Production and post production facility Die Paten, here, has purchased a Pablo Rio color and finishing system from Quantel.
Infiniti Tennessee Plant To Begin Production Of Mercedes Powerplants This Month
The plan, which starts June 26, is the latest piece of an ongoing global product-sharing deal between the Renault-Nissan Alliance and Daimler AG.
Closing the Door to Foreign Lawsuits: Daimler AG v. Bauman
The Supreme Court's January 14, 2014, unanimous decision in Daimler AG v. Bauman effectively forecloses plaintiffs from suing nondomestic corporations for wrongs that they allegedly committed beyond U.S. shores that did not adversely affect the plaintiff in this nation.