Toyota reaches $1.1 billion recall settlement
AP: Toyota has reached a more than $1 billion settlement in a case involving hundreds of lawsuits over acceleration problems in its vehicles.
Lawyer Steve Berman, a plaintiffs’ attorney, said the settlement is the largest settlement in U.S. history involving automobile defects.
Photo: Toyota keys sit in a fish bowl at the Toyota of Tampa Bay dealership in Tampa, Florida, on June 25, 2011. (AP Photo/Chris O’Meara, File)