Toll Fraud Suit Against Hertz Survives Dismissal Bid

Law360, New York (November 29, 2010, 1:29 PM EST) -- A judge has declined Hertz Corp.'s bid for an early dismissal of a proposed breach of contract and fraud class action filed by a New Jersey woman accusing the rental car giant of conspiring with a toll collection company to hit customers with excessive fees and charges.    Named plaintiff Susan Doherty’s suit established actionable civil conspiracy, consumer fraud and other claims, Judge Noel L. Hillman ruled Wednesday in the U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey.    After renting a car in 2009,...
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