Judge holds key to Honda dealer claims

Chappell, Lindsay
July 1996
Automotive News;7/29/1996, Vol. 70 Issue 5671, p4
Trade Publication
Reports on developments related to the lawsuit filed against American Honda Motor Co. by automobile dealers alleging management corruption. Plan by federal judge to approve a class-action request; Civil suits against Honda.


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