Court Revives Chevrolet Rollover Suit

Law360, New York (November 20, 2007, 12:00 AM EST) -- An appeals court has reversed a lower court's grant of summary judgment in favor of General Motors Corp. in a case brought by two parents whose 9-year-old daughter was injured when she was partially ejected from a 2004 Chevrolet Tahoe during a rollover accident.

In a ruling handed down Tuesday in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit, a three-judge panel said that the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Texas erred when it ruled that the Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard,...
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