Summary The controversy over the maximum age of provincial law officers remains unresolved as three provincial governments continue to have 'overage' advocates general. Talking to The Express Tribune, senior lawyer Tariq Mahmood said this question had already been raised before the Supreme Court against Yaqoob Yousafzai's appointment as Balochistan AG but the matter is still undecided. Meanwhile, Muhammad Ramzan Chaudhry, the vice chairman of the Pakistan Bar Council, contended that prima facie, the appointment of the three law officers is a violation of Article 140.
Summary Daimler AGs plan to restore its Mercedes-Benz brand to the top of the luxury-car market gained traction in the second quarter as surging deliveries of the flagship S-Class sedan propelled a jump in profitability. Daimler is delivering, said Frank Biller, an analyst at LBBW in Stuttgart, Germany. The new models currently allow Mercedes to close the gap to the competition.
Summary Daimler AGs Mercedes-Benz expects to outpace the growth in industry sales of premium autos in China this year, after merging two competing sales networks and adding new models including its new C-class sedan. Mercedes-Benz is opening 100 new dealers in the country this year, taking its total to about 440 outlets in 200 cities by the end of the year, he said. The company introduced the CLA sedan, variants of the S-Class this year, while the new C-class will arrive at the end of next month, with the GLA compact SUV slated for production in China next year, he said.
Summary The makers of the popular 5-Hour Energy drink are being sued by the attorneys general in Oregon and Washington, accused of making deceptive and misleading claims about their products. The lawsuit also said that it is misleading to claim the product does not cause consumers to experience a "crash," and also said that claims the product has been recommended by doctors are not accurate, as is information that it is appropriate for adolescents age 12 and older. Oregon has asked for the company to pay penalties and also refund to all consumers who bought a decaffeinated version of the 5-Hour Energy drinks, which the lawsuit said doesn't work, WXYZ said.