We use cookies on this site to enable your digital experience. By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to our cookie policy. close

Tesla Can't Dodge Sudden Acceleration Suit

Law360, New York (June 8, 2017, 6:22 PM EDT) -- A California federal judge Wednesday refused to toss a proposed class action alleging some Tesla vehicles are prone to sudden and unintended acceleration, saying the drivers sufficiently alleged a manufacturing defect and breach of warranty claims.

U.S. District Judge James V. Selna partly denied Tesla Inc.’s motion to dismiss half of the claims brought against it under California, Ohio, Georgia, and North Carolina law in a proposed class action first launched last December by South Korean musician and actor Ji Chang Son claiming he and his...
To view the full article, register now.
Law360 Pro Say Podcast
Check out Law360's new podcast, Pro Say, which offers a weekly recap of both the biggest stories and hidden gems from the world of law.