SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported) June 29, 2021
Mercedes-Benz Auto Lease Trust 2021-B
(Exact name of Issuing Entity as specified in its charter)
Central Index Key Number of Issuing Entity: 0001864833
Daimler Trust Leasing LLC
(Exact name of Depositor as specified in its charter)
Central Index Key Number of Depositor: 0001537805
Mercedes-Benz Financial Services USA LLC
(Exact name of Sponsor as specified in its charter)
Central Index Key Number of Sponsor: 0001540252
|State of Delaware||333-229783-06||38-7236293|
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36455 Corporate Drive
Farmington Hills, Michigan
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|Registrant’s telephone number, including area code (248) 991-6632|
|(Former name or former address, if changed since last report.)|
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Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:
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Indicate by check mark whether the registrant is an emerging growth company as defined in Rule 405 of the Securities Act of 1933 (§230.405 of this chapter) or Rule 12b-2 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (§240.12b-2 of this chapter).
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Section 8 — Other Events
In connection with the offering of $1,025,320,000 principal amount of Asset Backed Notes (the “Offered Notes”) by Mercedes-Benz Auto Lease Trust 2021-B (the “Issuer”) and the issuance of the Offered Notes on June 29, 2021, attached as exhibits hereto are legality and tax matters opinions relating to such issuance.
Section 9 — Financial Statements and Exhibits
Financial Statements and Exhibits.
Opinion of Sidley Austin LLP regarding legality.
Opinion of Richards, Layton & Finger, P.A. regarding legality.
Opinion of Sidley Austin LLP regarding certain tax matters.
Consent of Richards, Layton & Finger, P.A. (included in Exhibit 5.2).
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
DAIMLER TRUST LEASING LLC, as Depositor
/s/ Steven C. Poling
|Steven C. Poling|
Date: June 29, 2021