TITLE

Truck franchisor can't force dealers to sign new contracts

AUTHOR(S)
Freedman, Eric
PUB. DATE
January 2001
SOURCE
Automotive News;1/29/2001, Vol. 75 Issue 5913, p41
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on an arbitrator's ruling that Sterling Truck Corp. cannot force its existing dealers to sign new sales and service agreements as a prerequisite to handling its Acterra product line. Decision upholding dealers' breach-of-contract claim and that Sterling violated Ohio's dealer protection law; Case background.
ACCESSION #
4092506

 

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