Appeals Court To Reconsider VW Fatality Case

Law360, New York (February 15, 2008, 12:00 AM EST) -- The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit has agreed to rehear en banc a product liability lawsuit, just a few months after a three-judge panel of the court ruled that a lower court had improperly decided not to move a case filed by car crash victims against Volkswagen AG.

The appellate court said in a filing Thursday that all the judges of the court would rehear a venue issue in a case brought by the Singleton family after a 2005 car accident in Dallas....
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