6th Circ. Reopens Helmet Labeling Suit

Law360, New York (December 23, 2010, 5:11 PM EST) -- A federal appeals court on Thursday overturned a lower court's decision to dismiss a putative class action against motorcycle helmet manufacturer Fulmer Helmets Inc., saying there was more than one way to interpret the safety tests at issue in the suit.

A panel of judges in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit found that claims by plaintiff Robert Fabian should not necessarily have been thrown out just because the helmet his case centers around was a different size than helmets that failed a...
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