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What did GM know about ignition defect, and when?

June 9, 2014 - According to Beasley, GM's claim that the massive automaker did not know about the ignition switch defect, and its failure to report the safety problems to the National Highway Traffic... Read More


GM’s ignition switch recall controversy described by Jere Beasley

June 5, 2014 - GM's ignition switch defect allows the key to unintentionally slip from the "run" to "off" or "accessory" position while the vehicle is being operated. Read More


Beasley Allen, Cooper Firm react to GM evaluation of defective ignition switch recall investigation

June 5, 2014 - GM CEO Mary Barra blamed ignition switch failure and recall delay linked to serious injuries and deaths on “pattern of incompetence and neglect at the company Read More


Beasley Allen appointed to leadership position in Target Data Breach multidistrict litigation

May 22, 2014 - Dee Miles, head of the firm’s Consumer Fraud section, has been named to the Financial Institution Cases Steering Committee for the Multidistrict litigation (MDL) surrounding the Target... Read More


Jere Beasley discusses GM’s record civil penalty in ignition switch recall

May 19, 2014 - Jere Beasley, attorney and founding shareholder of Beasley Allen, tells WSFA News he expects more condemning evidence will come to light as the criminal investigation continues. Read More


GM fine of $35 million for failure to timely disclose ignition switch defect, recall vehicles only a first step on road to justice

May 16, 2014 - Today’s announcement by the government that General Motors (GM) will pay a fine of $35 million for its mishandling of a recall related to a defective ignition switch is only a tiny first... Read More


Family says GM lied about knowledge of defective ignition switch

May 13, 2014 - Ken and Beth Melton, whose daughter Brooke was killed when her 2005 Chevrolet Cobalt crashed because of a defective General Motors (GM) ignition switch, say they want to uncover the truth... Read More


Melton family refiles lawsuit against GM

May 12, 2014 - The civil liability lawsuit, filed in the State Court of Cobb County, Georgia, by attorneys Lance Cooper and Jere Beasley, alleges that GM fraudulently denied that any employee authorized,... Read More


Beasley Allen files wrongful death, personal injury lawsuit related to GM ignition switch defect

May 9, 2014 - The lawsuit was filed representing Tyson Sumners on behalf of his wife, Tiffany Sumners, who was killed in a car crash, and Martha Dickey, as next friend and custodian of Grayson June... Read More


Beasley Allen joining with The Cooper Firm on GM products liability claims

May 5, 2014 - Beasley Allen law firm will work with The Cooper Firm, based in Atlanta, Ga., to handle products liability claims related to General Motors (GM) vehicles with defective ignition switches.... Read More


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