Judge Tosses Suit Over Nissan's 'Bubbly' Dashboards

Law360, New York (September 23, 2010, 5:38 PM EDT) -- A federal judge has dismissed a proposed class action claiming Nissan North America Inc.’s Infiniti FX models have defective dashboards, but has given the plaintiff a chance to replead the case.

Judge T. John Ward of the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas dismissed the first two counts of the complaint without prejudice Wednesday, and gave the plaintiff 30 days to replead.

He abated a third claim for violation of the Texas Deceptive Trade Practices Act until plaintiff Jerry Aaron complies with a...
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