Vizio Seeks Dismissal Of Faulty TV Class Action

Law360, New York (September 6, 2011, 12:47 PM EDT) -- Vizio Inc. sought Monday to crush a proposed class action in California accusing it of selling defective televisions, arguing the plaintiffs brought the suit too late and that their TV problems had occurred well after the warranty period had expired.

The suit claims that since 2003, Vizio has sold plasma and LCD televisions with a faulty circuit board component that cannot withstand the heat and electricity that typically flow through the TVs. According to the complaint, Vizio hid from consumers that the capacitors on the circuit...
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