Billion-dollar bets on electric vehicles await payoff; regulators should not hamper growth of electric vehicles, says Court Rich, Rose Law Group Senior Partner

By Joann Muller | Axios If carmakers have any hope of making money on electric vehicles, they’ll need to re-think how they design and sell them, a new McKinsey study suggests. Why it matters: Automakers will pour $255 billion into EVs by 2023 but are resigned to losing money on them for the foreseeable future — an expected outcome of …

Proposed truck plant in Coolidge will benefit Eloy school district

  Disclosure: Rose Law Group represents Saint Holdings as the landowner By Heather Smathers | Eloy Enterprise A proposed semi-truck manufacturing plant in Coolidge could be a tax boon for an Eloy school district. On Thursday board members for the Santa Cruz Valley Union High School District approved supporting a Foreign Trade Zone designation for Nikola Corp., a hydrogen-electric truck …

The Stewart nears completion in Downtown Phoenix

  Disclosure: Rose Law Group represents Aspirant Development AZBigMedia Scottsdale-based Aspirant Development, a leading residential and commercial real estate developer in the Phoenix metropolitan market, announces construction has nearly been completed on The Stewart, a 19-story, 312-unit luxury apartment building in downtown Phoenix. The property will begin pre-leasing in the fall of 2018 and is expected to open its doors …

Florence Town Council opposes Florence Copper’s ongoing attempts to push through mining operation

Disclosure: Rose Law Group represents Southwest Value Partners in its fight to stop the mine from locating in the middle of the Pulte Merrill ranch family community (Editor’s note: News releases are published unedited, unless they contain factual errors.) A town’s most basic responsibility is to provide infrastructure and protect natural resources for its residents. Each year, the Town builds …

Appeals court sides with City, Apex

Disclosure: Rose Law Group represents Apex Motor Club By Raquel Hendrickson | InMaricopa The Arizona Court of Appeals ruled in favor of the City of Maricopa and Private Motorsports Group after a lawsuit by a resident. Bonita Burks filed suit last year alleging a permit granted to PMG by the City for a private sports car recreation facility called Apex would cause her …

Gender identity emerges as a new front in custody battles; courts need expertise of mental health professionals in such cases, says Audra Petrolle, Rose Law Group family law attorney

By Maria Polletta | Arizona Republic The divorced parents had joint custody of their three children and equal parenting time. But soon after the mother began allowing their male child — identified in legal documents as “L.” — to wear a skirt to school, the father took his exwife to court. Arguing that the mother, “through various acts, was pushing …