GM Picks Jenner & Block, King & Spalding For Recall Probe

Law360, New York (March 10, 2014, 7:33 PM EDT) -- General Motors Co. has tapped Jenner & Block LLP and King & Spalding LLP to investigate its controversial recall of 1.6 million vehicles over an ignition switch problem, the company said Monday, with Jenner & Block Chairman Anton Valukas leading the internal probe.

GM recalled some of its Chevrolet, Pontiac and Saturn vehicles in February because the defect, which has been linked to 13 deaths, can cause their engines to shut off and prevent their airbags from deploying in the event of a crash. Critics have...
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