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Labor Day Warning: Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over

August 31, 2015

Labor Day Warning: Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over Local law enforcement is partnering with the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) for a national crackdown campaign on drunk driving. For 20 days, the Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over campaign will be launched to help prevent and stop drunk driving as well as save…

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Lance Cooper speaks at North Carolina Advocates for Justice Annual Convention as Keynote Speaker

August 3, 2015

Lance Cooper speaks at North Carolina Advocates for Justice Annual Convention as Keynote Speaker Thank you to the North Carolina Advocates for Justice for inviting Lance Cooper to speak at its Annual Convention as the keynote speaker. Lance spoke on being a trial lawyer in a lunch named “Being a Trial Lawyer: It’s not just…

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NHTSA changes early-warning system after DOT reveals flaws in audit

June 30, 2015

NHTSA changes early-warning system after DOT reveals flaws in audit The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration will require automakers to provide more details with tighter scrutiny on its quarterly reports about possible safety defects and crashes. The U.S. Transportation Department’s Office of Inspector General just released its audit of the federal safety agency, and the…

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Will Criminal Charges Bring Justice for GM Victims? – National Legal and Policy Center

May 28, 2015

Will Criminal Charges Bring Justice for GM Victims? – National Legal and Policy Center By Mark Modica To understand how the politically-trained minds at GM think, let’s review the initial statements out of GM when the story of their defective ignition switches first broke. Bear in mind that the public would never have known about…

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GM fund approves 3 new death claims to 107 – The Detroit News

May 26, 2015

GM fund approves 3 new death claims to 107 – The Detroit News By David Shepardson and Melissa Burden Georgia attorney Lance Cooper said in an interview last week that some cases are being denied because there is not enough proof the ignition switch defect caused a crash or the injuries or fatalities. His firm has…

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Toyota and Nissan expand Takata recall to nearly 6.6 million vehicles

May 15, 2015

Toyota and Nissan expand Takata recall to nearly 6.6 million vehicles Toyota and Nissan have issued a recall of an additional 6.56 million vehicles with defective Takata airbags. Toyota’s recall affects 5 million vehicles across the globe including 637,000 in the United States, 1.4 million in Japan and 18,000 in Canada. The recall affects 35…

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Ford Recalls 400,000 Vehicles for Latch Issue

May 14, 2015

Ford Recalls 400,000 Vehicles for Latch Issue Ford issued a recall for nearly 400,000 vehicles due to a latch issue, which could cause the door to open while the vehicle is in motion. The recall comes nearly seven months after the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration opened an investigation into thousands of Ford vehicles for…

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Trial Lawyers to Honor Plaintiffs Whose Case Found GM Ignition Defect – The Daily Report

April 28, 2015

Trial Lawyers to Honor Plaintiffs Whose Case Found GM Ignition Defect – The Daily Report By Kathy Tucker The Georgia Trial Lawyers Association announced plans to honor Ken and Beth Melton, the Cobb County couple whose lawsuit found an ignition defect that prompted General Motors to recall millions of cars and Congress and federal regulators…

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Melton attorneys praise family’s courage – Westlaw Journal Automotive

March 23, 2015

Melton attorneys praise family’s courage – Westlaw Journal Automotive By Nick Sullivan Calling it “the most courageous thing I have ever had clients do,” attorney Lance Cooper of Marietta, Ga., said Ken and Beth Melton risked their financial security by returning the $5 million settlement they received from General Motors LLC in their first lawsuit…

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‘It was a cover-up’: New allegations against GM – CNBC

March 19, 2015

‘It was a cover-up’: New allegations against GM – CNBC By Phil Lebeau Just when it seemed as if the major fireworks surrounding 2.6 million defective—and in some cases deadly—General Motors ignition switches were starting to fade, two lawyers at the heart of the case said a new round of drama will soon take place.…

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