GM ordered to turn over papers

September 1999
Automotive News;9/13/1999, Vol. 74 Issue 5837, p56
Trade Publication
Reports on the product liability case against General Motors in Georgia as of September 13, 1999.


Related Articles

  • Michigan court limits orders to foreigners. Freedman, Eric // Automotive News;7/21/1997, Vol. 71 Issue 5723, p22 

    Reports a decision by the Michigan Court of Appeals blocking a move that would make it easier to get pretrial testimony from employees of auto company subsidiaries based outside the United States. Ruling in a product liability suit; Details of the suit.

  • High court to hear suit over S10 fire.  // Automotive News;3/31/1997, Vol. 71 Issue 5706, p28 

    Reports on the US Supreme Court's decision to review a federal appeals court ruling blaming General Motors Corp. (GMC) for the death of a woman in the product liability lawsuit. Allegations on the testimony of a former GMC employee against the company.

  • Michigan court rules against reinstating child seat lawsuit. Freedman, Eric // Automotive News;12/15/1997, Vol. 71 Issue 5744, p10 

    States that the Michigan Court of Appeals has refused to reinstate a product liability suit alleging that General Motors negligently designed its Child Love Seat. Details about the case involving the injury of Darryl Butler in the seat in a 1978 Ford Fiesta.

  • Judge Rejects Expert's Opinions in GM Suit. Freedman, Eric // Automotive News;2/1/1999, Vol. 73 Issue 5804, p40 

    Reports on Saint Louis, Missouri federal judge Carol Jackson's rejection of the expert's opinion in the product liability lawsuit filed against General Motors Corp. (GM) by consumer Judy Pillow. Reaction of GM lawyer Dan Ball about the decision; Grounds cited by the judge for the dismissal of...

  • GM settles suit over Blazer fire.  // Automotive News;1/29/96, Vol. 70 Issue 5643, p27 

    Reports on the settlement of the case filed by Melvin Martin Jr. against General Motors for injuries sustained when his Chevrolet S10 Blazer caught fire after a 1990 crash. Background on the case.

  • Fla. court orders new trial in Corsica seat belt suit. Freedman, Eric // Automotive News;5/24/1999, Vol. 73 Issue 5820, p32 

    Reports that a Florida appelate court has ordered a new trial for the product liability lawsuit filed by the estate of Maria Nash against General Motors Corp. Claim that the driver's seat belt of Nash's 1990 Chevrolet Corsica was defective; Description of Nash's accident; Basis of the court...

  • Miss. court upholds verdict in Pontiac suit. Freedman, Eric // Automotive News;12/1/1997, Vol. 71 Issue 5742, p45 

    States that the Mississippi Court of Appeals upheld a verdict in favor of General Motors and a Hattiesburg dealership in a product-liability case. The lawsuit involving a fatal crash in a 1989 Pontiac Grand Am automobile; The plaintiff's failure to prove a manufacturing defect in the front-axle...

  • A Fiery Crash, an Explosive Verdict. Bryant, Adam // Newsweek;7/19/1999, Vol. 134 Issue 3, p42 

    Reports a jury's July 1999 award of $4.9 billion dollars to six people trapped inside a Chevrolet automobile that burst into flames after being struck from the rear by a drunk driver. General Motors' plan to appeal the decision.

  • N.C. judge scraps GM belt case. Freedman, Eric // Automotive News;4/14/1997, Vol. 71 Issue 5708, p15 

    Announces the dismissal of a seat belt-related product liability suit filed against General Motors by Anne and John Daye by a federal judge in Durham, North Carolina. Background on the suit; Reasons cited by Judge James Beaty Jr. for dismissing the case.


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics