TITLE

N.Y. dealers fight lessors who retail new cars

AUTHOR(S)
Lawrence, Donna
PUB. DATE
July 1995
SOURCE
Automotive News;7/31/1995, Vol. 69 Issue 5616, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on New York state-based car dealers' efforts to work for the revision of the state's franchise law that allows leasing outlets to sell brand new cars. Franchise law's provisions; How the law works for the disadvantage of car dealers.
ACCESSION #
9508140623

 

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