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Volkswagen can be sued in country of purchase over Dieselgate scandal, EU court rules

By Giulia Bedini
  • 09 Jul 2020 04:50
  • 09 Jul 2020 05:20

Volkswagen could face a slew of new consumer complaints, including group claims, in European national courts related to the 2015 Dieselgate scandal, after the EU’s top court ruled today that motorists who bought cars with emissions cheat devices should be able to sue the German carmaker in the country of purchase.

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