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Ford To Settle Fiesta, Focus Class Action With Cash, Credits

Law360, New York (March 27, 2017, 6:50 PM EDT) -- Ford Motor Co. has agreed to provide “substantial cash payments” and other benefits to the owners of about 1.5 million of its Fiesta and Focus models that had to be repaired due to allegedly malfunctioning transmissions, the proposed class said Friday.

The deal comes after nearly four years of litigation, including a year of settlement negotiations and covers owners and lessees of 2011 to 2016 Ford Fiestas and 2012 to 2016 Ford Focuses, the plaintiffs said in their motion for preliminary approval of the agreement. Ford...
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Case Information

Case Title

Omar Vargas v. Ford Motor Company

Case Number



California Central

Nature of Suit

Other Statutory Actions


Andre Birotte Jr

Date Filed

September 28, 2012

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