TITLE

Dealers fight tribe's Ford franchise

AUTHOR(S)
Connelly, Mary
PUB. DATE
April 2002
SOURCE
Automotive News;4/22/2002, Vol. 76 Issue 5980, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the efforts of automotive dealers to block a Native American tribe from operating a dealership in Mississippi. Demands of the dealers on the Mississippi Band of Choctaw Indians; Implications of the dispute on the country; Competitive advantages of the Frontier Ford-Lincoln-Mercury dealership over other dealers.
ACCESSION #
6641104

 

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