Honda Must Face Defective Air Bag Suit, NJ Court Says

Law360, Clifton, N.J. (July 13, 2017, 5:38 PM EDT) -- A New Jersey state appeals court on Thursday revived a product liability action against American Honda Motor Co. over a motorist's allegedly defective air bag system, finding that the trial court violated the rules of motion practice in entering orders that ultimately led to the case's dismissal with prejudice.

The two-judge appellate panel reversed those orders and the dismissal of Sofya Reznik's complaint as to Honda, saying the lower court granted informal letter applications from defense counsel with the attorneys providing competent evidence and giving Reznik...
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