Caterpillar C13 and C15 Engine Class Action Settlement

Quantum Legal was appointed by the Federal District Court in New Jersey as a Lead Class Counsel for owners and operators of vehicles with Caterpillar C 13 Liter and C 15 Liter Heavy Duty Diesel Engines whose emissions controls systems experienced repeated failures. The case involved the complex diesel exhaust emission control technology used by heavy duty engines on highway trucks and other vehicles. The approved class action settlement provided for a $60,000,000 common fund to compensate class members for the engine defect in the emission systems.