Warrantech, SEC settle

Henry, Jim
January 2000
Automotive News;1/24/2000, Vol. 74 Issue 5858, p16
Trade Publication
Reports that Stamford, Connecticut-based automobile service contracts marketer and administrator Warrantech Corp. has settled its accounting dispute with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission. Case background; Terms of the settlement deal.


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