Month: August 2014

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  • August
    26 2014

    GM Ignition Switch Lawsuits Claim 100 Deaths

    The compensation fund dedicated to processing settlements from numerous GM ignition switch lawsuits has received 284 claims, including 100 that attribute the ignition switch design flaw to fatal accidents. The 100 deaths cited in the GM ignition switch lawsuit claims are much higher than the 13 fatalities reported in GM’s initial findings. The compensation fund […]

  • August
    20 2014

    GM Recall Lawsuits and Loss of Vehicle Value

    With the world’s biggest automaker facing numerous GM recall lawsuits for millions of cars with dangerous and faulty ignition switches, another concern has arisen for the owners of the recalled vehicles: loss of resale value. U.S. Bankruptcy Judge Robert Gerber, the judge who presided over GM’s 2009 bankruptcy proceedings, will determine if owners of recalled […]

  • August
    11 2014

    Georgia Judge Refuses To Dismiss GM Lawsuit

    A Georgia judge refused to dismiss a GM lawsuit filed by the parents of a young woman who died in an accident attributed to the auto manufacturer’s faulty ignition switches. Judge Kathryn Tanksley of the Cobb County State Court in Marietta rejected a notion from General Motors to dismiss the GM lawsuit and set a […]

  • August
    08 2014

    GM SUV Recall Tied to Vehicle Fires

    A new GM SUV recall involves popular sport utility vehicles that could accidentally catch fire due to faulty power window switches. The issue surround this newest GM SUV recall is reportedly so serious that the manufacturer is requesting that drivers leave the vehicle parked due to concerns that it could catch fire even when left […]

  • August
    07 2014

    Dallas DUI Lawsuit Filed Against Local Bar

    The parents of a young man killed in a collision with an 18 wheeler have filed a Dallas DUI lawsuit against the bar which reportedly served him and his friend more than 40 drinks in less than four hours. Robert and Cheryl Crosby, the parents of the late Benjamin Crosby, filed the Dallas DUI lawsuit […]