Chrysler Wants $25M Faulty Fuel Tank Suit Junked

Law360, New York (November 21, 2012, 8:58 PM EST) -- Chrysler Group LLC asked an Ohio federal court Wednesday to toss a $25 million class action alleging that faulty gas tanks make its Jeep Grand Cherokees prone to catching fire, claiming the plaintiffs have not even established they own one of the vehicles.

Chrysler claims that the suit, in which plaintiffs Jack Sculfort and Gregory McMillan seek $25 million in damages, should be dismissed for lack of standing because the complaint fails to plead sufficient facts, including whether or not the plaintiffs were harmed by the...
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Case Information

Case Title

Sculfort et al v. Chrysler Group LLC

Case Number



Ohio Northern

Nature of Suit

Motor Vehicle Prod. Liability


Jack Zouhary

Date Filed

August 29, 2012

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