Jury Sides With Nissan In Rollover Lawsuit

Law360, New York (July 22, 2009, 7:53 PM EDT) -- An Arizona jury has sided with Nissan Motor Co. Ltd. in a product liability lawsuit stemming from an accident in which a man's 2001 Pathfinder overturned on an icy road, causing him to sustain a serious brain injury even though he was wearing his seat belt.

The verdict last week in the Superior Court for the State of Arizona in Maricopa County rejected claims by plaintiff Dustin Anderson that, among other things, the vehicle should have been equipped with “electronic stability control,” computerized technology meant to...
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