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Driverless Cars Should Be New Legislative Priority for Congress

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

Auto Industry Rooting for More Federal Legislation?

Any industry pushing for more regulation is a rarity.¬† But auto industry representatives are urging lawmakers to create more federal regulation for self-driving cars. The belief is that federal laws will provide more consistency¬† and encourage (rather than hinder) innovation as compared to “patchy” state laws. The industry is supporting legislation that would preempt state … Continue reading this entry