TITLE

Dealership faces class-action fraud suit

AUTHOR(S)
Freedman, Eric
PUB. DATE
January 2002
SOURCE
Automotive News;1/14/2002, Vol. 76 Issue 5966, p33
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the court case filed by Russel Lipinski against Martin J. Kelly Oldsmobile Inc. for the alleged violation of state and federal consumer protection law in Illinois. Details on the claims of Lipinski; Reception of the appellate court on the case; Basis for the ruling of the case.
ACCESSION #
6102052

 

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