GM Will Seek High Court Review If 2nd Circ. Won't Flip Ruling

Law360, New York (July 27, 2016, 8:14 PM EDT) -- General Motors intends to ask the U.S. Supreme Court to review a Second Circuit decision that opened it to liability claims related to ignition switch defects if the full appeals court doesn't modify or reverse the decision, according to a joint statement the parties in a New York product liability class action sent to the judge Monday.

The letter meant to set the agenda for a Thursday status conference with U.S. District Judge Jesse M. Furman in Fleck et al. v. General Motors LLC.

"New GM intends to move for rehearing and rehearing en banc of the Second Circuit decision. If...

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