March 24, 2023

GM hit with recall class actions for 30 million consumers

By Amanda Bronstad, The National Law Journal Plaintiffs lawyers leading the fight against General Motors Co. over its ignition-switch recalls have filed two consolidated class actions on behalf of 30 million consumers across the country. The complaints, filed on Tuesday in U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York, allege GM lied about […]

Plaintiffs propose blueprint to try GM defects lawsuits

By Amanda Bronstad, The National Law Journal General Motors Co. could face its first trial next year over injuries or deaths blamed on an ignition-switch defect that prompted recalls of 2.6 million cars and trucks worldwide. In letters filed on Monday, lead plaintiffs attorneys put forth the first proposed bellwether trial plan in preparation for […]