Class Action Over Stinky BMWs Tossed

Law360, New York (September 10, 2010, 4:31 PM EDT) -- A federal judge has dismissed a class action against BMW of North America LLC over a solvent used in the manufacturing of one of its luxury vehicle models that allegedly gives off a noxious odor over time.

Judge Dickinson R. Debevoise of the U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey on Thursday granted BMW’s motion to dismiss the complaint, tossing an unjust enrichment complaint against the company with prejudice and other claims without prejudice.

Judge Debevoise said in a 22-page opinion that two of...
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