Shumaker Manufacturing

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Chain Reaction

Additive manufacturing, also known as 3-D printing, is a win-win for people who restore classic cars and the companies that made them. 

While additive manufacturing is usually the most expensive way to make any part, it makes economic sense for supply chains. Which is why manufacturers of everything from aircraft and rolling stock to appliances, industrial equipment, and medical devices are looking at 3-D supply chain solutions—as are the U.S. Marines and UPS. 

Click here to read more of the article written by Alan S. Brown, Senior Editor, Mechanical Engineering Magazine.


Hyundai Can’t Escape Antitrust Claims According to Federal Judge in North Carolina

The United States District Court for the Western District of North Carolina has denied plaintiffs Hyundai Motor Company’s Rule 12(b)(6) Motion to Dismiss for Failure to State a Claim (#36). This means that Defendant DTI, Inc. may proceed with its antitrust, false advertising, and unfair competition counter claims against Hyundai.

Follow the link to read more of the press release featuring I.P. attorneys W. Thad Adams, III, Kathryn A. Gromlovits, Samuel A. Long, Jr., and Christina Davidson Trimmer of Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, LLP’s Charlotte office.