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The law firm of Bernstein Litowitz Berger & Grossmann LLP, disseminates notice of proposed settlement of class action against

The law firm of Bernstein Litowitz Berger & Grossmann LLP, disseminates notice
   of proposed settlement of class action against Toyota Motor Corporation

PR Newswire

LOS ANGELES, January 14, 2013

LOS ANGELES, January 14, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --

UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT



CENTRAL DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA


                                          Master File No. CV 10-922 DSF (AJWx)

                                          

                                          SUMMARY NOTICE

IN RE TOYOTA MOTOR CORPORATION SECURITIES 
LITIGATION
                                          EXHIBIT A-3

                                          

                                          Courtroom: 840

                                          Judge: Dale S. Fischer

TO: ALL PERSONS AND ENTITIES WHO PURCHASED OR OTHERWISE ACQUIRED THE AMERICAN
DEPOSITARY SHARES OF TOYOTA MOTOR CORPORATION ("Toyota ADS's") BETWEEN MAY 10,
2005, AND FEBRUARY 2, 2010, INCLUSIVE:

YOU ARE HEREBY NOTIFIED that a proposed settlement has been reached in this
action. A hearing will be held with respect to the settlement on March 11,
2013, at 1:30 p.m. before the Honorable Dale S. Fischer in the United States
District Court for the Central District of California, 255 East Temple Street,
Courtroom 840, Los Angeles, CA 90012.

The purpose of the hearing is to determine whether the proposed settlement of
the securities class action claims asserted in this litigation, pursuant to
which Defendants will deposit the sum of $25,500,000.00 in cash into a
settlement fund in exchange for the dismissal of the litigation and a release
of claims against Defendants and their related persons and entities, should be
approved by the Court as fair, reasonable, adequate and in the best interests
of the class, which includes all persons and entities who purchased or
otherwise acquired Toyota ADS's between May 10, 2005, and February 2, 2010,
inclusive, excluding the Defendants, and their Related Persons (as defined in
the Amended Stipulation of Settlement).

If you purchased or otherwise acquired Toyota ADS's at any time between
May10,2005, and February 2, 2010, inclusive, you may be entitled to share in
the distribution of the settlement fund if you submit a claim form no later
than May 7, 2013, establishing that you may be entitled to a recovery.

If you purchased or otherwise acquired Toyota ADS's at any time between
May10,2005, and February 2, 2010, inclusive, you have the right to object to
the settlement, the plan of allocation and/or the request by Lead Counsel for
an award of attorneys' fees and expenses, or otherwise request to be heard, by
submitting no later than February 19, 2013, a written objection in accordance
with the procedures described in a more detailed notice that has been mailed
to all persons known to be purchasers or other acquirers of Toyota ADS's
between May 10, 2005, and February 2, 2010, inclusive. You also have the
right to exclude yourself from the class by submitting no later than February
19, 2013, a written request for exclusion from the Class in accordance with
the procedures described in the more detailed notice. If the settlement is
approved by the Court, you will be bound by the settlement and the Court's
final order and judgment, including the releases provided for in the final
order and judgment, unless you submit a timely and valid request to be
excluded.

This notice provides only a summary of matters regarding the litigation and
the settlement. A detailed notice describing the litigation, the proposed
settlement, and the rights of members of the Class to appear in Court at the
hearing, to request to be excluded from the Class and/or to object to the
settlement, the plan of allocation and/or the request by Lead Counsel for an
award of attorneys' fees and expenses has been mailed to all persons known to
be purchasers or other acquirers of Toyota ADS's between May 10, 2005, and
February 2, 2010, inclusive. You may obtain a copy of this notice, a proof of
claim form, or other information by writing to the following address or
calling the following telephone number:

In re Toyota Motor Corporation Securities Litigation
Claims Administrator
P.O. Box 5110
Portland, OR 97208-5110

or by downloading the same from www.ToyotaADSLitigation.com or
www.blbglaw.com.

PLEASE DO NOT CONTACT THE COURT OR THE CLERK'S OFFICE REGARDING THIS NOTICE.
Inquiries, other than requests for the detailed notice referenced above and a
proof of claim form, may be made to plaintiffs' counsel:

BY ORDER OF THE COURT
UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT
CENTRAL DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA

SOURCE The United States District Court for the Central District of California

Contact: Class Counsel: Blair A. Nicholas and Niki L. Mendoza of Berstein
Litowitz Berger & Grossmann LLP, 12481 High Bluff Drive, Suite 300, San Diego,
CA 92130