MLG Files Class Action Against 7 Automakers

By |2019-09-16T17:38:01-07:00July 16th, 2019|Categories: Airbag Recall, Auto Industry Attorney, Auto Recalls, Automotive Economy, Automotive Trends, Class Action|Tags: , , , |

COSTA MESA, Calif., July 16, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- MLG, APLC, along with class action powerhouse Kaplan Fox & Kilsheimer LLP, has filed a national class action lawsuit against seven automotive manufacturers and a tier-one parts supplier for what it calls a "deadly airbag defect." The case, Ryan Baldwin v. Kia Motor America, Inc. (Case No. 8:19-cv-1376), [...]

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Jonathan Michaels Selected to America’s Top 100 “Bet-the-Company” Litigators

By |2019-09-16T17:23:12-07:00June 18th, 2019|Categories: Airbag Recall, Auto Industry Attorney, Auto Recalls, Automotive Economy, Automotive Trends, Class Action|Tags: , , , |

Costa Mesa, California (June 18, 2019) – Jonathan Michaels, founding member of MLG, APLC, has been named to the exclusive list of America’s Top 100 “Bet-the-Company” Litigators. Selection to the list is by invitation only and is reserved for the nation’s most exceptional trial lawyers in high stakes cases. With its extremely high standards, less than one-half [...]

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MLG LAUNCHES NATIONWIDE INVESTIGATION OF BMW FIRES

By |2019-06-27T12:36:33-07:00May 25th, 2017|Categories: Auto Recalls, Automotive Trends, Class Action|Tags: , , , , , |

Newport Beach, California (May 17, 2017) – MLG Automotive Law has launched an intense investigation into a rash of BMW fires that is sweeping the nation. On March 6, 2017, the boutique automotive law firm filed a civil lawsuit on behalf of 36-year-old Southern California resident Mona Shaikh, (Mona Shaikh v. North America, LLC; Case No. [...]

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MLG TAKES ON APPLE IN CLASS ACTION, DEMANDS TEXTING AND DRIVING SAFEGUARDS

By |2018-07-16T23:56:05-07:00January 18th, 2017|Categories: Class Action, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Newport Beach, California (January 18, 2017) – MLG Automotive Law has filed a class action lawsuit against technology giant Apple Inc., seeking to enjoin the company from selling further iPhones until it installs texting and driving safeguards. The lawsuit, Julio Ceja v. Apple Inc. (Case No. BC647057), was filed Tuesday in Los Angeles County Superior Court. [...]

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$10 BILLION “HISTORIC” CLASS ACTION SETTLEMENT REACHED WITH VOLKSWAGEN

By |2016-07-11T17:53:43-07:00July 11th, 2016|Categories: Class Action, Uncategorized, Volkswagen|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Newport Beach, California (June 29, 2016) – On September 25, 2015, MLG Automotive Law filed a national class action against Volkswagen for falsifying emissions data on nearly 500,000 diesel cars sold in the U.S. The case of Gregg Klein v. Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (Case No. 2:15-cv-07570) was filed in Federal Court, just days after [...]

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BMW SUED IN NATIONAL CLASS ACTION OVER FAULTY ELECTRIC VEHICLES

By |2018-07-17T16:51:34-07:00May 25th, 2016|Categories: Auto Industry Attorney, Automotive Trends, Class Action|Tags: , , |

Newport Beach, California (May 18, 2016) – MLG Automotive Law has filed a national class action lawsuit against BMW North America, LLC for alleged defects in the BMW i3 vehicles. The case Edo Tsoar v. BMW North America, LLC (Case No. 2:16-cv-03386) was filed Tuesday in U.S. District Court in Los Angeles. The lawsuit centers around [...]

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When Will They Stop?

By |2018-09-20T18:16:40-07:00October 7th, 2015|Categories: Auto Industry Attorney, Automotive Trends, Class Action, Volkswagen|Tags: , , , , , , |

Published October 7, 2015, Los Angles Daily Journal -In 2009, Volkswagen Group sat as the third-largest automaker in the world, trailing behind long-time leaders Toyota and General Motors in the heated race for automotive supremacy. The company had come a long way from its ominous beginning in 1937, when it created the “people’s car” under the governmental [...]

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MLG AUTOMOTIVE LAW FILES CLASS ACTION AGAINST VW FOR EMISSIONS FRAUD

By |2018-07-17T19:37:48-07:00September 30th, 2015|Categories: Auto Recalls, Automotive Trends, Class Action, Volkswagen|Tags: , , , , |

Newport Beach, California (September 29, 2015) – Last Friday, MLG Automotive Law filed a national class action lawsuit against Volkswagen for the diesel emissions cover-up. The case, entitled Gregg Klein v. Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (Case No. 2:15-cv-07570), was filed in Federal Court in Los Angeles. Early this month, Volkswagen admitted that it has been [...]

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Chrysler’s Record-Breaking Fine Not Nearly Enough

By |2018-07-17T20:00:31-07:00August 4th, 2015|Categories: Auto Industry Attorney, Auto Recalls, Automotive Trends, Class Action, NHTSA|Tags: , , , , , |

Published August 5, 2015, Los Angeles Daily Journal - On July 2, after years of abuse and defiance, Chrysler finally answered for its actions at a public hearing before the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration in Washington D.C. At issue was whether Chrysler had met its obligation of protecting consumer safety in recalling millions of defective vehicles. [...]

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Uber’s Worst Nightmare

By |2018-07-17T22:41:33-07:00July 7th, 2015|Categories: Auto Industry Attorney, Automotive Economy, Automotive Trends, Class Action, Uber|Tags: , , , , , , |

Published July 8, 2015, Los Angeles Daily Journal - It’s hard to imagine that things could have gotten worse. Earlier this year, ride-share giant Uber Technologies was hit with a bevy of class actions over claims that the company was fraudulently advertising its cars as the “safest rides on the road.” Citing to a string of rapes [...]

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