Texas Appeals Court Seals Volvo SUV Test Document

Law360, New York (November 9, 2009, 2:10 PM EST) -- Reversing a lower court ruling, a Texas appeals court has found that a Volvo Car Corp. document regarding SUV testing should have been filed under seal in a product liability suit targeting Ford Motor Co., which owns Volvo.

However, the three-judge panel of the Texas Court of Appeals upheld the lower court's ruling on Thursday that two marketing documents produced by Ford did not have to be filed under seal.

Ford was initially sued in state court by the family of Matthew Marroquin, who died after...
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