Verdict For Goodyear Upheld In Class Suit Alleging Faulty Hoses
(July 14, 2016, 9:13 AM EDT) -- DENVER — The 10th Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals on July 12 affirmed a jury verdict in favor of Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. in a class complaint accusing the company of manufacturing faulty radiant heat tubing (David Helmer, et al. v. Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co., No. 15-1214, 10th Cir.; 2016 U.S. App. LEXIS 12779).
(Opinion available. Document #43-160715-019Z.)
In the late 1980s, Goodyear designed and manufactured the Entran 3 hose for Chiles Power Supply Co., doing business as Heatway Radiant Floors and Snowmelting. The...