Maserati Hit With Class Action Over Defective Antennas
Law360, New York (June 19, 2014, 1:50 PM EDT) -- Maserati North America Inc. was hit Tuesday with a putative class action in California court accusing the luxury-car maker of knowingly selling vehicles with defective antennas that prevented car owners from using satellite radio services that were promised with the vehicles, and refusing to fix the antennas.
The suit alleges the company misled consumers by marketing their 2014 luxury vehicles as being capable of receiving satellite radio services and even coerced purchasers and lessors of the cars into signing contracts with satellite radio provider Sirius XM Holdings Inc., despite knowing that the cars' hi-fi stereo system antennas were defective.
Stay ahead of the curve
In the legal profession, information is the key to success. You have to know what’s happening with clients, competitors, practice areas, and industries. Law360 provides the intelligence you need to remain an expert and beat the competition.
Access to case data within articles (numbers, filings, courts, nature of suit, and more.)
Access to attached documents such as briefs, petitions, complaints, decisions, motions, etc.
Create custom alerts for specific article and case topics and so much more!