BMW Hit With Action Over Fuel Pumps, Waste Gates

Law360, New York (October 27, 2010, 3:29 PM EDT) -- BMW of North America LLC has been sideswiped with a putative class action alleging that a slew of its vehicles have defective fuel pumps and waste gates, pulling the company into litigation on the same day it announced plans to issue a voluntary recall over the fuel pump issue.

Joseph A. Osborne of Babbitt Johnson Osborne & LeClainche lodged the suit on behalf of lead plaintiff Joshua Kotok in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida on Tuesday, claiming the alleged design or...
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