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Florida judge finds Ford deceived court in sudden acceleration trial

July 25, 2011 - Ford Motor Company defrauded the court, lied to federal regulators, and covered up decades of evidence linking sudden unintended acceleration incidents to electromagnetic interference a... Read More


Deja Vu – Toyota recalling 2 million vehicles for floor mat problem

February 24, 2011 - This morning Toyota is announcing a recall of more than 2 million vehicles in the United States, saying they may pose a danger of the accelerator becoming entrapped in the floor mat.... Read More


Attorneys say government findings on Toyota sudden unintended acceleration won’t hold up under further scrutiny

February 9, 2011 - On Feb. 8, the U.S. Department of Transportation released results of a 10-month study on the suspected cause of Sudden Unintended Acceleration that affected thousands of Toyota... Read More


Toyota hit with an additional $32 million in fines over recalls

December 21, 2010 - The U.S. Transportation Department announced Monday night, Dec. 20, that Toyota will pay an additional $32 million in penalties related to its recent automobile recalls. The fines are... Read More


Toyota announces a new recall for brake problems

October 21, 2010 - Toyota has announced another recall, this time involving more than 1.5 million vehicles worldwide, for problems with brake fluid and fuel pumps. The recall will affect 740,000 cars in... Read More


Toyota class plots route past obstacle

June 21, 2010 - As plaintiffs' lawyers prepare to file their consolidated class action on behalf of Toyota consumers, they face an obstacle that has prevented similar claims from advancing in the... Read More


Beasley Allen’s Miles appointed to Toyota MDL Liaison Committee

May 14, 2010 - United States District Judge James V. Selna today appointed W. Daniel "Dee" Miles, III, head of the Consumer Fraud section for Beasley, Allen, Crow, Methvin, Portis and Miles, P.C., to... Read More


State suits against Toyota could pave the way for federal multidistrict litigation

April 29, 2010 - Toyota Motor Corp.'s legal problems aren't limited to the federal multidistrict litigation over unintended acceleration of its vehicles. Scores of lawsuits are working their way... Read More


Toyota announces planned recall of Lexus GX 460 SUV

April 19, 2010 - Toyota announced it will recall about 9,400 model-year 2010 Lexus GX 460s to reprogram the Vehicle Stability Control (VSC), which is typically referred to outside of Toyota as... Read More


Toyota suspends production of Lexus GX 460

April 15, 2010 - Toyota announced today that it will suspend production of its Lexus GX 460 sport utility vehicle following a Consumer Reports test that found the vehicles are too unstable and prone to... Read More


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