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The General Motors you want to sue no longer exists, says GM
FORTUNE -- General Motors Co. asked a federal court in Texas to postpone a lawsuit against it claiming damages and injuries from ignition-switch defects in models of GM cars built before the automaker's 2009 bankruptcy. It's an early salvo in a ...
GM's recalled Cobalt was a failure from the start  CNNMoney
GM seeks court ruling on product liability protection  USA TODAY
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A Bid to Park Recalled GM Cars Is Denied
General Motors may be losing the public relations battle in its recall of defective cars, but the company scored a victory on Thursday in its escalating legal war.
Documents Detail Another Delayed GM Recall
General Motors waited years to recall nearly 335,000 Saturn Ions for power steering failures despite getting thousands of consumer complaints and more than 30,000 warranty repair claims, according to government documents released Saturday.
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General Motors Company Takes a $1.3 Billion Bullet for the Automotive Industry
What the heck is going on with the automotive industry? It seems as though not a day passes without another massive recall announcement.
GM 1Q Global Sales up 2 Pct to 2.42M  ABC News
GM sales fall in North America  CBS News
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GM could benefit, too, from an ignition-switch victims fund
(Reuters) - If General Motors Co creates a fund to compensate victims of its faulty ignition switches, an option that a top legal adviser suggested it is exploring, the company could give up strong defenses to a wave of lawsuits.
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GM Seeks Lawsuit Protection For Conduct That Occurred Before 2009 Bankruptcy
DETROIT (AP) - General Motors revealed in court filings late Tuesday that it will soon ask a federal bankruptcy judge to shield the company from legal claims for conduct that occurred before its 2009 bankruptcy. The automaker's strategy is in a motion ...
Did GM Reject Safer Ignition Switch Design in 2001 Because of Cost?
Newly released internal GM documents reveal that the company in 2001 considered -- and rejected - an ignition switch design that two prominent safety advocates say could have avoided the problem that led the automaker to recall millions of vehicles ...
US judge declines to order 'park it now' notices for GM cars
Attorneys representing Charles and Grace Silvas, the owners of a recalled 2006 Chevrolet Cobalt, had sought an emergency order directing GM to issue "park it now" notices for the 2.6 million vehicles that have been recalled since February over the ...
GM to seek court protection against ignition lawsuits
GM has said it is protected from liability for claims related to incidents that occurred before it exited bankruptcy in 2009, and has taken steps to raise those issues with the court by filing motions to stay recall-related lawsuits while it asks that ...
2 Executives Leave GM After Wide-Ranging Recall
DETROIT - In the first major shake-up of General Motors' senior management since the company announced a wide-ranging recall in February, its chief spokesman and head Washington adviser, and its top human resources executive have left the company ...
At GM, Barra Finds Time To Change Some Players On Chess Board  Forbes
2 top General Motors executives depart amid crisis  Detroit Free Press
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