In June 2018, the owner of The Collision Company in Kirksville, Mo., went to court after filing a lawsuit against GEICO insurance for underpaying a repair. Last week, a judge awarded the entire approximately $13,409 the shop owner had estimated the repair to cost.
The owner of The Collision Company, an independent auto body shop in Kirksville, Mo., filed a lawsuit against GEICO insurance after the shop faced a $10,000 deficit from an estimate that GEICO would not pay.
The Illinois Supreme Court will notify consumers who were insured by State Farm and had non-OEM crash parts installed on or specified for their vehicle between July 28, 1987 and Feb. 24, 1998, that a class action lawsuit may affect their rights.
Attorney Todd Tracy is suing a handful of auto facilities, a dealership and LKQ in relation to a fatal vehicle crash. Tracy claimed one or more of the defendants involved failed to notice the vehicle's air bag was not working, or had installed an aftermarket replacement air bag part that did not work at the time of the accident.
Mercedes-Benz is the latest carmaker to face class claims of shattering sunroofs, after a California driver filed suit Friday in state court saying that the company knows of the problem but hasn’t seen fit to warn drivers.
A class action lawsuit filed today accuses Ford and Bosch of knowingly installing emissions-cheating software devices in Super Duty diesel pickup trucks, allowing the affected pickups to pollute at levels up to 50 times legal limits.
The court filings allege GEICO engaged in a conspiracy beginning no later than 2014 with a small group of auto body shops in Portland to provide incomplete repairs in return for a promise of consistent referrals.