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Whether you’re manufacturing, insuring, investing, financing or selling, caught up in automotive supply chains and the challenges there within, exploring motor sports or developing low carbon and emerging automating technologies, you need a team of automotive sector experts that understands the technical challenges and legal complexities, as well as their impact on commercial outcomes.
Our expertise has been recognised through awards, proving our track record for specialist legal understanding, innovation and commercial focus.
DWF has advised Arlington Industries Group (Arlington), on the acquisition of the Wahler thermostat business from BorgWarner.
It is the beginning of the end for the internal combustion engine as legislators across the globe clamp down on the sale of fossil fueled vehicles and electric vehicles present themselves as a viable alternative. Provided the right legal and commercial conditions exist, there is the opportunity for a real power shift in the world of commercial transport.
68% of surveyed respondents in our latest report believe that AI and its benefits for commercial transport are overhyped. Add to that the industry's concerns relating to data security, job losses, ethical use, personal privacy rights and potential liabilities arising out of the use of AI, and the conclusion must be that the adoption of AI in the transport industry is no slam dunk.