On Friday, October 15, 2010, Hare Wynn won a $19.1 million verdict against Ford Motor Company on behalf of Eric Polston.  The trial judge has denied a motion by Ford for a new trial as well as the automaker’s motion for judgment in their favor.

The defect claim focused on the design of the buckle and particularly the release button housed within the buckle of the restraint system on the 1998 Windstar. Read more about the case and the jury verdict.