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Trio of Dykema Attorneys Set to Moderate Multiple DRI Seminar Sessions Sept. 9-11

September 7, 2021

Jeff Cox, Dommond Lonnie, and Sean Griffin will all serve as moderators in various Defense Research Institute (DRI) seminars taking place September 9-11, 2021. Both Cox and Lonnie are serving as moderators for the DRI's Strictly Automotive seminar, while Griffin will serve as a moderator at DRI's Fire Science and Litigation seminar

Cox’s session, “The Future of Alternative Fuel Vehicles is Already Here,” takes place on Sept. 10. The session will be a high-level discussion of alternative fuel vehicles, including hybrid, fully electric and hydrogen fuel cell designs, with an update from manufacturers on their short-term and future development, new technology, EV recalls, and a discussion of ways to best defend an EV case at trial.

Lonnie’s session, “The Future is Electric,” takes place on Sept. 11,  and will discuss how the Biden Administration’s Infrastructure Plan and other developments in the legal landscape are poised to drive widespread acceptance of EV technology.

Griffin's session, “Litigation Trends & Outside Counsel,” takes place Sept. 10,  and will be a panel discussion on litigation trends by in-house counsel, including the ins and outs of working with outside counsel.