Suzuki wins appeal of Consumer Reports lawsuit


DETROIT, June 25 (Reuters) - A federal appeals court has ruled that Japanese automaker Suzuki Motor Co. can pursue a lawsuit against Consumer Reports magazine for its 1988 claim the Suzuki Samurai sport utility vehicle was prone to rolling over, the automaker said Tuesday. The 9th Circuit Court of Appeals ruled that Suzuki, which is 20 percent owned by General Motors Corp., had presented enough evidence to warrant a trial on its claim of product disparagement. The magazine, published by ...

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