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The Engineer and Automobile Design

Passenger cars, trucks, vans, motor cycles and a vast array of transportation devices have all become a major part of our lives – particularly in the United States. As products, those devices have made fortunes for the manufacturers, the makers of parts and the constructors of roadways. Thousands upon thousands of people have been employed […]

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Not Just a Safety Defect

When I took the case that became Adams/Esparza v General Motors, filed and tried in the San Francisco Superior Court in 1983, General Motors was the largest manufacturing company in the world. Today, it is a limping behemoth just emerging from bankruptcy following a generous bailout from the United States Government. What I found was […]

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