More than 100 lawyers packed a downtown San Diego federal courtroom on Thursday to hear arguments about which court is best prepared to hear the increasing number of lawsuits filed against Toyota Motor Sales USA over sudden unintended acceleration in millions of its vehicles. The panel of five judges raised few questions about the locations but asked lawyers to address whether the class actions should be separated from the personal injury suits. Most of the lawyers appeared to favor keeping the cases together.
Attorneys Argue Over Venue for Toyota Litigation
The National Law Journal
March 26, 2010