La. court clears dealer, GM in brake case

Friedman, Eric
March 2000
Automotive News;3/27/2000, Vol. 74 Issue 5867, p28
Trade Publication
Features a Louisiana Court of Appeal's decision to upheld a jury verdict in favor of General Motors and Cooper Buick-GMC dealership in a lawsuit alleging the antilock brakes in a 1994 GMC Suburban failed. Insufficient evidence found by court to support a product liability claim; Lawsuit filed by Suburban driver John Rivoire who attribute a traffic accident to a brake failure.


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