Some Plaintiffs’ Claims Survive In BMW Tire Case

Law360, New York (November 12, 2007, 12:00 AM EST) -- A federal judge has rejected BMW North America LLC’s bid to toss the claims of one plaintiff in a putative class action over allegedly defective run-flat tires but has booted the claims of two other plaintiffs after finding they lacked standing to sue.

In a ruling handed down Nov. 7 in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California, Judge William Alsup denied BMW’s bid to reject the plaintiffs’ breach of implied warranty of merchantability claims. He also allowed the claims of plaintiff Chad...
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