State District Judge Lorraine Raggio granted summary judgment in favor of Hyundai Motor America in a product liability action in Dallas County.  The plaintiff alleged she was injured as a result of a defective steering mechanism in a 2008 Hyundai Elantra.  The automobile accident occurred on Interstate 405 in Los Angeles, California.  PHMY moved for summary judgment on the basis that the plaintiff had no evidence of a defect in the Elantra.  David Prichard represented Hyundai Motor America along with Avis Rent-a-Car Systems, LLC and PV Holding Corp.