Press Releases

U.S. District Court: Treasury Not Meeting its Obligations Under FOIA

October 1, 2015                                                                                          More Information, Contact Michael Brooks, 202.328.7700 X113     CAS Nears Judicial Release of Emails between Treasury Department Officials & Chrysler & GM in $80 Billion Auto Bailout The US District Court for the District of Columbia issued a memorandum opinion in Center for Auto Safety v. U.S. …

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CAS Statement on Toyota/DOJ Criminal Settlement

  Immediate Release: 3/19/14.  Contact:  202-328-7700   Statement of CAS Executive Director Clarence Ditlow on Department of Justice-Toyota Settlement   “The Justice Department settlement with Toyota is a complete game changer.  Until today, auto makers faced insignificant fines and no criminal penalties under the Vehicle Safety Act.1  Today’s fine of …

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Announcing The Car Book Best Bets for 2014 34th Edition: Jack Gillis and The Center for Auto Safety Reveal Best and Worst Among 2014 Vehicles

  Click here to view the full Press Release in .PDF   For Immediate Release                                                          CONTACT: Peter Kitchen March 3, 2014                                                                                   202-737-0766, peter@jagillis.com   Announcing The Car Book Best Bets for 2014  34th Edition: Jack Gillis and The Center for Auto Safety Reveal Best and Worst Among 2014 Vehicles   …

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Statement of CAS Executive Director Clarence Ditlow on GM President Alan Batey Apology Over Expanded Chevrolet Cobalt Recall

  Statement of CAS Executive Director Clarence Ditlow on GM President Alan Batey Apology Over Expanded Chevrolet Cobalt Recall     “It’s almost unprecedented for the head of an auto company in the US to make a public apology.  The last time it happened was when GM President James Roche apologized …

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Consumer Groups Seek Walker Veto of Bill to Gut Wisconsin Lemon Law: Sour Deal for Wisconsin Car Buyers – 12/13/13

  Click here to view the press release in .PDF     December 13, 2013                                                                                       For Immediate Release                                                                                        Contacts:   Clarence Ditlow 202-328-7700                                                                                                        Rosemary Shahan 530-759-9440                                                                                       Consumer Groups Seek Walker Veto of Bill to Gut Wisconsin Lemon Law: Sour Deal for Wisconsin Car Buyers …

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