TITLE

Fla. court interprets law on dealership transfer

AUTHOR(S)
Freedman, Eric
PUB. DATE
November 1999
SOURCE
Automotive News;11/8/1999, Vol. 74 Issue 5847, p17
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the Florida Supreme Court's ruling in favor of Ford Motor Co. in the lawsuit filed against the company by businessmen Dwayne Hawkins and Millard Ripley. Case background; Ford Motor's efforts to block the businessmen's attempt to purchase car dealership Wilson Davis Ford Inc.
ACCESSION #
2513686

 

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