GM Wins Summary Judgment On Some Claims In 5th Ignition Switch Bellwether
Mealey's (August 18, 2016, 2:57 PM EDT) -- NEW YORK — The judge overseeing the General Motors ignition switch multidistrict litigation on Aug. 15 granted summary judgment to the automaker on the fifth bellwether plaintiff’s negligent failure-to-recall and constructive fraud claims (In Re: General Motors LLC Ignition Switch Litigation, No. 1:14-md-0254; Stephanie Cockram v. General Motors LLC, No. 14-CV-8716, S.D. N.Y.; 2016 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 108405).
(Opinion available. Document #77-160824-005Z.)
However, U.S. Judge Jesse Furman of the Southern District of New York partially denied General Motors LLC’s motion for summary judgment and kept Stephanie...