Weekly Brief: Avis and ZipCar Tie The Knot

Jan. 3 (Bloomberg Law) -- Bloomberg Law's Lee Pacchia runs through the legal news for the week. Rental car companies Zipcar and Avis kicked off the first big transaction in 2013 by agreeing to merge. Also, Law School Transparency has filed a complaint with the ABA over Rutgers School of Law - Camden's representation of its alumni employment data. Finally, a first of its kind report from Asian Lawyer Magazine lists the 50 largest law firms in the Asia-Pacific region.

GM Accused of Using VW-Like Defeat Devices
15:10 - General Motors Co. was sued for allegedly putting defeat devices in its trucks to beat emissions tests, the sixth carmaker accused of diesel cheating since 2015, when Volkswagen AG admitted to installing software to bypass pollution rules. Bloomberg's Jamie Butters reports on "Bloomberg Markets." (Source: Bloomberg)
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