Information on Fixes to VW Diesel Cars

13th May 2018 Comments Off on Information on Fixes to VW Diesel Cars
About This Booklet On September 18, 2015 the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and California Air Resource Board (CARB) informed Volkswagen that Model Year 2009 - 2015 2.0L TDI vehicles do not comply with federal and California emissions standards. The information in this booklet represents a step forward as we continue on the road to making things right for you. As [...] Read more ›

NJ Car Dealers Can’t Force Arbitration Of Fraud Claims

26th Apr 2018 Comments Off on NJ Car Dealers Can’t Force Arbitration Of Fraud Claims
A New Jersey state appeals court handed down a published opinion Tuesday reviving separate consumer fraud actions against car dealers, finding that certain claims did not fall under the arbitration provisions in sales contracts and that trial courts must resolve questions over the arbitrability of other claims. To view the full article on Law360, click here. Read more ›

Volkswagen Ready to Oust Matthais Muller As CEO

11th Apr 2018 Comments Off on Volkswagen Ready to Oust Matthais Muller As CEO
Note: This article was originally published by Jack Ewing for the New York Times on April 10, 2018. Click here to view the original article. FRANKFURT — Volkswagen was set on Tuesday to oust Matthias Müller as chief executive as it grapples with a long-running diesel emissions scandal that has cost it billions of dollars, led to the imprisonment of [...] Read more ›

10 Monkeys and a Beetle: Inside VW’s Campaign for ‘Clean Diesel’

28th Jan 2018 Comments Off on 10 Monkeys and a Beetle: Inside VW’s Campaign for ‘Clean Diesel’
Note: This article was published in the New York Times by Jack Ewing on January 25, 2018. Click here to read the full article at NY Times. FRANKFURT — In 2014, as evidence mounted about the harmful effects of diesel exhaust on human health, scientists in an Albuquerque laboratory conducted an unusual experiment: Ten monkeys squatted in airtight chambers, watching [...] Read more ›

In re Volkswagen: Order to Remand

31st May 2017 Comments Off on In re Volkswagen: Order to Remand

Click here to view the Court’s Order Granting States’ Motions to Remand

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Bosch Settlement

31st May 2017 Comments Off on Bosch Settlement

Click here to download a PDF copy of the Bosch Settlement Claim Form.

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6th Circ. Affirms Decision To Keep VW Exec In Detention

31st May 2017 Comments Off on 6th Circ. Affirms Decision To Keep VW Exec In Detention

Law360, Los Angeles (May 24, 2017, 10:36 PM EDT) — A Volkswagen AG executive accused of aiding in the conspiracy to cover up the diesel emissions test scandal will remain in pretrial detention after a Sixth Circuit panel on Wednesday denied his bid to overturn a lower court decision that ruled him a flight risk. Oliver Schmidt, 48, is a […]

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A Plaintiff Tried to Get Discovery from VW, This is the Court’s Ruling

17th Feb 2017 Comments Off on A Plaintiff Tried to Get Discovery from VW, This is the Court’s Ruling

A plaintiff tried to get discovery from VW. This is the Court’s Ruling: “In the interests of judicial efficiency and management of the Court‟s docket, the Court DENIES WITHOUT PREJUDICE Mr. Yarin’s motions for discovery. The parties to the MDL are currently processing Class Members’ claims in the 2.0-liter settlement as well as settling and resolving the remaining consumer class […]

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Monthly Report of Independent Claims Supervisor on VW’s Progress and Compliance

19th Jan 2017 Comments Off on Monthly Report of Independent Claims Supervisor on VW’s Progress and Compliance

Volkswagen Clean Diesel Litigation Update: Please view the full Monthly Report of Independent Claims Supervisor on VW’s Progress and Compliance Related to Resolution Agreements Entered October 25, 2016. The report includes (a) amended consumer class action settlement agreement and release; (b) FTC consent order; and (c) DOJ, EPA, California AG Office, and California Air Resources Board Partial Decree.

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Beasley Allen Joins Other Firms In Filing Class Action Alleging Additional VW Emissions Cheats

9th Dec 2016 Comments Off on Beasley Allen Joins Other Firms In Filing Class Action Alleging Additional VW Emissions Cheats

Lawyers at Beasley Allen have joined with several law firms to file a new class action lawsuit against Volkswagen. The filing came after it was revealed that Volkswagen used an emissions cheat device in Audi vehicles equipped with 3.0-liter gasoline engines and a specific ZF model 8HP55 transmission. Subject vehicles include the A6, A8, Q5 and Q7. In October, the […]

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