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2014-03-21 16:20:33

NEWPORT BEACH, Calif., March 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Michaels Law Group, APLC filed a class action lawsuit today against General Motors, relating to the massive recall of the company's vehicles for ignition switch failure. The lawsuit, filed in Federal Court in Los Angeles, alleges that GM knew of the safety defect in 2004, but continued to build and sell the cars to the public. In February, GM issued a recall of 1.4 million U.S. vehicles that used the faulty part. The ignition...

2014-03-21 16:20:30

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas, March 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Hilliard Munoz Gonzales LLP, a Texas law firm, filed a wrongful death suit against General Motors on behalf of the families of teenaged girls severely injured and killed in a crash caused by the faulty ignition switch in the GM Chevrolet Cobalt, which General Motors is now recalling. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140321/DA88387 THE CRASH Passengers Amy Rademaker, age 15, and Natasha Weigel, age 18, died on October 24, 2006...

2014-03-21 16:20:23

1800 CAR WRECK discusses recent action taken by the U.S. Justice Department in investigating leading vehicle manufacturer General Motors. DALLAS, March 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- An investigation into the actions of leading automaker General Motors has been enacted by the Justice Department, regarding how they have handled vehicle safety problems over the last decade. Justice Dept. Is Said to Look at G.M. Actions on Safety Flaws "The investigation is the latest in a widening series...

2014-03-20 20:20:15

Lawsuit Claims CEOs Knew and Deliberately Hid Vehicle Defect Information from Public CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas, March 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- According to allegations outlined in the most recent GM recall case filing, current and past General Motors CEOs knew or should have known that an issue with ignition switches on certain Chevrolet, Pontiac, and Saturn vehicles would result in the vehicles' diminution of value and withheld that information from the public. General Motors recalled...

2014-03-19 23:28:46

Flood Law Group announced today that they are now actively investigating claims for anyone potentially injured as a result of alleged malfunctions in car models named in a recent recall by General Motors. According to an LA Times report, 1.6 million cars have been affected by the recall. Washington, D.C. (PRWEB) March 19, 2014 Flood law group today announced that they are actively investigating claims on behalf of anyone who has sustained injuries possibly related to a recent auto recall...

2014-03-19 20:20:08

GM Ordered to Turn over all Records to Thomas J. Henry Injury Attorneys' Clients CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas, March 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In a victory for victims severely injured by GM vehicles with defective ignitions, a Texas judge has ordered General Motors to turn over all records pertaining to the defective vehicles by March 24, 2014. Thomas J. Henry Injury Attorneys is representing a number of individuals who were injured in/by vehicles recently recalled by General Motors. The firm is...

2014-03-19 16:21:25

The Case Study seminar at LightFair 2014 in Las Vegas will explore GM Spring Hill, TN plants efforts to integrate lighting and BMS controls to achieve $2MM annual energy reduction. LAS VEGAS, March 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The 90 minute seminar will focus on General Motor's evaluation & decision making process in choosing Kanepi Wireless Controls to achieve significant energy savings for the Spring Hill, TN campus. Members of General Motors and Kanepi Innovations will be...

2014-03-18 16:20:43

Michigan-based chemical management services provider selected as one of 68 suppliers across the globe SOUTHFIELD, Mich., March 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- For the fifth consecutive year, General Motors has selected ChemicoMays, LLC (Chemico) - a Southfield, MI-based chemical management firm - as one of the Detroit automaker's top suppliers. The 22(nd) annual award ceremony was held this month at the newly completed COBO Convention Center, bringing together supplier representatives, GM...

2014-03-17 16:20:55

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas, March 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On Sunday, the attorney leading the class action suit against General Motors sent a personal email to the GM attorneys investigating the carmaker's failure to recall vehicles with faulty ignition switches. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140317/DA84849 EMOTIONAL COMMUNICATIONRobert Hilliard, partner at Texas law firm Hilliard Munoz Gonzales LLP (HMG), sent an emotionally-charged email to Tony Valukas and Harold Franklin,...

2014-03-17 16:20:30

JUPITER, Fla., March 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- G4S Secure Solutions, America's leading security company, has been named General Motors Supplier of the Year. G4S is being recognized because it has demonstrated the highest level of quality performance to GM over the last 12 months. It is the first time General Motors has honored its security contractor with the distinguished award. For the past three years, G4S has provided GM with a comprehensive team of security professionals who...


Latest General Motors Reference Libraries

Holden
2014-06-18 08:33:12

Holden is the shortened name for GM Holden LTD located in Australia. It is an automaker that began in 1856 as a manufacturer of saddles and entered into automobile manufacturing in 1908. In 1931 the company became a subsidiary of GM and was named GM Holden LTD. In 1998 the name was changed to Holden LTD and adopted the name Holden in 2005. On December 11, 2013, Holden announced they will cease production at the end of 2017. Holden produces GM vehicles in Australia along with other brand...

General Motors Headquarters, Detroit, Michigan
2014-04-13 09:20:18

General Motors Company (GM) is an American automobile manufacturer located in Detroit Michigan. They also control multinational manufacturers around the globe. They design, produce, market and distribute vehicles and parts, as well as selling financial services. GM has ten brands of vehicles produced in 37 countries. They include, Chevrolet, Buick, GMC, Cadillac, Opel, Holden, Vauxhall, Wuling, Baojun, Jie, Fang and UZDaewoo. GM does business with 157 different countries and employees...

1919 GMC Truck Ad
2014-04-13 09:02:48

GMC is a division of American automaker General Motors (GM) that focuses on trucks and utility vehicles. William C. Durant, the founder of GM purchased the Rapid Motor Vehicle Company in 1909. The same year, Durant purchased the Reliance Motor Car Company. Rapid and Reliance merged in 1911 and GMC was formed in 1912. The first GMC truck went on exhibit in 1912 at the New York International Auto Show. Although 22,000 trucks were produced in 1912, only 372 were contributed by GMC. GM then...

Hummer-H3
2014-04-13 08:37:22

Hummer was a brand of trucks and SUVs produced by AM General, first sold as a civilian version of the M998 Humvee in 1992. In 1998, Hummer was purchased by General Motors (GM) and they marketed three versions, the original Hummer H1, based on the Humvee, the H2 and H3 models were smaller and were produced for the civilian market. By 2008, Hummer was placed under review by GM management. Rather than being liquidated as part of the GM bankruptcy in 2009, it was retained by GM. An...

Geo Tracker
2014-04-13 08:16:40

Geo was a brand of small cars produced by General Motors as a subdivision of Chevrolet from 1989 to 1997. The company was formed by GM to compete in the small import market of the mid 1980s. After the 1997 model year the remaining Geo models were given the Chevrolet name. Fading sales during the 1990s resulted in the last vehicle of the former Geo line, the Tracker, to be discontinued in 2004. Geo models were manufactured by GM but in partnership with three Japanese automakers. The Prizm...

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  • A somewhat riotous parade, accompanied with the blowing of tin horns, and other discordant noises; also, a burlesque serenade; a charivari.
'Callithump' is a back-formation of 'callithumpian,' a 'fanciful formation' according to the Oxford English Dictionary. However, the English Dialect Dictionary, says 'Gallithumpians' is a Dorset and Devon word from the 1790s that refers to 'a society of radical social reformers' or 'noisy disturbers of elections and meetings.'
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