Volvo Loses Bid To Toss Sunroof Class Action

Law360, New York (April 11, 2011, 7:28 PM EDT) -- Volvo Car Corp. on Monday failed to squash a putative class action in New Jersey federal court accusing the Swedish automaker of selling vehicles with defective sunroofs that allow water to seep inside.

Volvo was unable to persuade Judge Dennis Cavanaugh of the U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey to throw out the suit by arguing that the plaintiffs could not meet requirements for class certification.

The judge ruled that it was too early for him to determine whether that is the case....
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