TITLE

Subaru dealerships fail to prove termination was retaliatory

AUTHOR(S)
Henry, Jim
PUB. DATE
November 2000
SOURCE
Automotive News;11/13/2000, Vol. 75 Issue 5903, p25
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Details the federal district court decision favoring Subaru of New England Inc. regarding dealership termination in Manchester, New Hampshire. Alleged termination of dealerships in retaliation for the lawsuit filed by dealers against the company; Dealerships involved in the case; Deception of the Tri-State Subaru on a sales contest.
ACCESSION #
3801837

 

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