Latest Volkswagen Litigation Information - Archive

In re Volkswagen: Order to Remand

Click here to view the Court’s Order Granting States’ Motions to Remand

Bosch Settlement Information

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6th Circ. Affirms Decision To Keep VW Exec In Detention

Law360, Los Angeles (May 24, 2017, 10:36 PM EDT) — A Volkswagen AG executive accused of aiding in the conspiracy to cover up the diesel emissions test scandal will remain in pretrial detention after a Sixth Circuit panel on Wednesday […]

VW’s Emissions Settlement Is a Raw Deal for Its Most Important Customers

Today—Tuesday, July 26th—is the court hearing for Volkswagen Group’s preliminary approval of their proposed 2.0L TDI owner settlement (Update: It was approved). In case you haven’t seen the details of the Partial Consent Decree that went public June 28th, it […]

VW’s Plot to Cheat America Revealed

For the first time the true scale has been revealed of a coldly calculated, deliberate and sustained scheme by scores of Volkswagen executives and engineers to defraud American car buyers and deceive American regulators. The biggest scandal in the 130-year [...]

Volkswagen Emissions Scandal: Carmaker To Slash Investment By $1.1B A Year, Ramp Up ‘Efficiency Programs’

Volkswagen AG announced Tuesday it will slash investment by 1 billion euros ($1.1 billion) a year, in the wake of a massive emissions cheating scandal. The move comes amid continuing criticism of the German carmaker for its handling of the scandal […]

Lawsuits Are Piling Up Against Volkswagen In Its Home Country

A German court said that 70 lawsuits from Volkswagen investors have been filed. The latest, and the biggest so far, was brought Monday by 278 Volkswagen (VLKPY) investors from around the world, including California pension fund CalPers. They seek 3.25 […]

Institutional Investors Hit VW With $3.6B Suit In Germany

By Aebra Coe Law360, New York (March 15, 2016, 12:52 PM ET) — Volkswagen AG has been hit with a $3.6 billion lawsuit in Germany in which nearly 300 institutional investors from across the globe accuse the automaker of breaching […]

Volkswagen America CEO Departs Amid Emissions Scandal

Law360, New York (March 9, 2016, 8:12 PM ET) -- Volkswagen AG's top U.S. executive, Michael Horn, embroiled for the past five months in a massive controversy over the company’s alleged cheating of emissions standards through software installed in its [...]

Head of VW’s U.S. Unit Is Out, Dealers Are Alarmed

Originally published via New York Times The head of Volkswagen’s American operations, a central figure in the carmaker’s effort to repair relations with dealers and customers after an emissions scandal, unexpectedly stepped down on Wednesday. The sudden departure of the [...]

Can Volkswagen Meet The Court-Ordered March 24 Deadline

A federal judge issued an order compelling Volkswagen to have a “fix” for the TDI 2.0 Liter diesel engine by March 24. The judge further ordered Volkswagen to submit its plan to the Justice Department by that date. The court [...]

Volkswagen TDI Customer Goodwill Package

Current owners and lessees of TDI vehicles affected by the emissions issue are eligible for the TDI Goodwill Package. Click here to download a PDF copy of Volkswagen’s TDI Customer Goodwill Package, which contains FAQs on eligibility and the process.

Volkswagen diesel owners need to avoid class actions

The Problem: Unless you’ve been living under a rock for the last three months, you’ve heard of the VW Emissions Scandal. On September 18, 2015, the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) issued a notice of violation of the U.S. […]

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