Mercedes-Benz Seeks To Toss Suit Over Faulty Radiators

Law360, New York (April 10, 2012, 7:30 PM EDT) -- Mercedes-Benz said Monday a proposed class action alleging the automaker sold cars with defective radiators should be dismissed because the woman who filed the suit never owned one of the vehicles in question.

The motion, filed in California federal court, alleges that Nadia Kas can neither sue the automaker nor represent the putative class and that she made false statements in her complaint.

Kas accuses Mercedes-Benz USA LLC and Diamler AG of selling automobiles that contain design or manufacturing defects in their radiators, causing coolant to...
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Case Information

Case Title

Nadia Kas v. Mercedes-Benz USA LLC

Case Number



California Central

Nature of Suit

Motor Vehicle Prod. Liability


George H. King

Date Filed

February 1, 2011

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