Can You Sue a Robot? The Legal Implications of Driverless Cars

It wasn’t so long ago that the idea of a self-driving car would have elicited nothing but wide eyes and references to Back to the Future.The thought of automobiles driving themselves through city traffic was merely the stuff of science fiction and the pipe dreams of people who hate driving.  But as Google forges ahead in developing the technology and performing real-life testing, it’s clear that autonomous vehicles will soon be a reality on American roads. ...more

“The Light Shift” Ad Campaign Illuminates Soldiers of the Salvation Army

You may call it the graveyard shift, third shift, or night shift, but the folks at Sylvania Automotive Lighting call it “The Light Shift.” Because people with different professions and hobbies share the road every night, expecting to arrive safely at their destination, Sylvania Automotive Lighting has created a new advertising campaig...more

Adam Levine Joins Nissan and NBC to Launch “#RedThumb Day” Campaign Against Texting and Driving

U.S. Department of Transportation statistics show cell phones are involved in 1.6 million auto crashes each year. These crashes cause a half-million injuries and take 6,000 lives annually....more

Holiday Parking Panic? AskPatty Shares Sanity-Saving Tips

I don’t know about you, but the single thing I dread the most about holiday shopping is venturing into the packed parking lots. I’m one of those who immediately heads for the outlands; even if I have to walk a mile to get into the store, I prefer that over getting trapped by the hungry vultures circling to locate the last spot near the entrance....more

Benefit a Charity Near You with #MazdaDrive4Good

Whether you want to draw a #HungerGames vehicle, take a test drive, or buy or lease a car, you can join with Mazda to make a difference this holiday season as part of their annual “Drive For Good” charitable giving event....more

#ShareTheLove with Subaru and ASPCA

For the seventh year in a row, the ASPCA has been selected as one of the four national charity partners to participate in Subaru's “Share the Love” sales event. To kick off its annual event, Subaru retailers across the country are teaming up with local animal welfare agencies to host pet adoption events, collection drives, and other activities....more

Teen Driver Safety Week: AskPatty Encourages Safe Behaviors On The Road

My own son is 21 now, and I trust he is a good driver, but I haven’t forgotten the years I spent worrying while he was still learning to drive....more

Volkswagen Joins Global Green USA to Auction The First All-Electric E-Golf

Volkswagen of America, Inc. and Global Green USA are partnering in the auction of the first 2015 all-electric Volkswagen e-Golf....more

AskPatty Raises Awareness of Breast Cancer Programs During October

I learned to do my own breast self exam when I was in college, even had the informative waterproof card hanging in the shower, and obviously get a professional check at my annual doctor appointment....more
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