Toyota Gets Claims Tossed From Hybrid Brake Defect MDL

Law360, Los Angeles (February 28, 2013, 2:39 PM EST) -- A California federal judge on Thursday tossed claims by two of three remaining lead plaintiffs in multidistrict litigation over an alleged defect in the braking system of a line of Toyota hybrid models, finding the plaintiffs had not shown any legally cognizable injury.

Thursday’s decision to dismiss claims brought by plaintiffs Jessica Kramer and Alexsandra Del Real comes less than two months after a federal judge dismissed Michael Choi’s complaint for lack of injury and denied class certification in the suit, saying a substantial majority of...
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