ST. PAUL, Minn. – (AP) The inspection of a Toyota Camry involved in a deadly crash that sent a St. Paul man to prison supports his claim he did all he could to try to stop before the 2006 collision that killed three people, attorneys and a participating...
MIAMI – (AP) Toyota owners claiming that massive safety recalls are causing the
value of their vehicles to plummet have filed at least 89 class-action lawsuits
that could cost the Japanese auto giant $3 billion or more, according to an
LOS ANGELES – (AP) A federal judge on Friday drew upon a group of experienced attorneys who have handled some of the largest product liability cases in the U.S. to represent hundreds of consumers suing Toyota over sudden acceleration problems with...
WASHINGTON, D.C. - (AP) A government investigation into runaway Toyotas has found no new safety defects beyond problems with accelerator pedals that explain reports of sudden acceleration in the vehicles, according to preliminary findings released Tuesday...
MIAMI – (AP) A group of Toyota owners sued the Japanese automaker Monday,
demanding a full refund for their recalled cars and seeking a payout that could
exceed several billion dollars. Dozens of Toyota owners in Arizona and
MIAMI – (AP) Toyota shareholders incensed over a sudden drop in the Japanese
automaker's stock price are heading to court with lawsuits claiming company
executives deliberately misled investors and the public about the depth of
TOKYO - (AP) Toyota knew two years ago about the engine problem behind its latest Lexus recall, even changing the spring part to correct it, but did not think a recall was warranted until recently, a company official said Tuesday. Toyota Motor Corp. started...
SAN DIEGO – (AP) A special panel of federal judges is being asked Thursday to consolidate before a single court dozens of proposed class-action lawsuits filed by Toyota owners who say the value of their vehicles has plummeted after millions were...
WASHINGTON, D.C. – (AP) A House lawmaker said Friday that internal Toyota
documents show the automaker deliberately withheld key vehicle design and
testing evidence in lawsuits filed by Toyota drivers injured in crashes. In a
letter to Toyota's...
TOKYO – (AP) A massive global recall, mounting legal bills and a battered
reputation add up to a very expensive problem for Toyota. How expensive? Depends
who you ask. With new developments emerging almost daily, predicting a final
WASHINGTON, D.C. - (AP) The Obama administration's investigation into Toyota safety problems found no electronic flaws to account for reports of sudden, unintentional acceleration and other safety problems. Government investigators said Tuesday the...
SANTA ANA, Calif. -- (Chicago Tribune/AP) A federal judge
approved a plan to share information in the sprawling litigation involving
alleged defects in some Toyota vehicles. . . . read more
SANTA ANA, Calif. - (AP) A federal judge overseeing sprawling litigation against Toyota Motor Corp. indicated Wednesday he will not allow plaintiffs' attorneys to call expert witnesses who work for the carmaker's competitors.
In tentative opinions...
WASHINGTON, D.C. - (AP) Toyota Motor Corp. has agreed to pay the government a record $32.4 million in additional fines to settle an investigation into its handling of two recalls at the heart of its safety crisis. The Transportation Department said late...
SANTA ANA, Calif. - (AP) A federal judge expects the first lawsuit to go to trial in a massive class action against Toyota Motor Corp. over a sudden acceleration problem that led the company to recall 14 million cars will involve a crash that killed two...