TITLE

Dealers need arbitration bill

AUTHOR(S)
Bickmore, Craig A.
PUB. DATE
April 2000
SOURCE
Automotive News;4/17/2000, Vol. 74 Issue 5870, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the benefits of Motor Vehicle Franchise Contract Arbitration Fairness Act of 2000 to automobile dealers in the United States. Dealer associations' support of state laws that reduce inequities between factories and dealers; Bill's prevention of manufacturers from imposing mandatory, binding arbitration.
ACCESSION #
3034207

 

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