A car dealer smashed his Mercedes into a family's people carrier and threatened to slap a mother-of-three a court has heard.
As complex as the modern legal system may seem as first glance, the The Consumer Rights Act of 2015 has actually made it an easier place for car dealers to do business, whilst also protecting the interests of a consumer.
A Worcester car dealer has been ordered to pay more than £3,500 after he sold the same clocked car twice.
A car dealer who tried to use his trade as cover for his involvement in a cocaine dealing ring has failed in a bid to get his sentence cut.
A used car dealer has been described as a “thoroughly dishonest man” as he was jailed for four years at Reading Crown Court on Thursday.
The director of a van dealership who failed to keep proper records and accounts has been disqualified from acting as a director for eight years.
The former owners of a Maidenhead motor dealership who illegally claimed an £86,000 VAT repayment have been sentenced.
A motor fraudster behind a “sophisticated criminal enterprise” has been sentenced to two years in prison at Preston Crown Court today.
Commercial Body Specialists Limited has been fined £20,000 by North Staffordshire Magistrates’ Court after two workers were seriously injured on site.
Breaches of consumer protection laws by Revolution Motors has led to Imran Khadam being banned from being a company director.
A jailed salesman who sold defective cars and told customers he would kill them and burn their house down will serve a further seven months in prison.
A car dealer’s appeal against his jail sentence for his part in running a £100,000 scam selling hundreds of cars that had been written off has been rejected.
Dealers and retailers will have to bear the cost of reviewing their T&Cs along with the training for customer facing staff and of course the financial penalty by way of fines for any transgressions.
The first large-scale securities lawsuit brought by institutional investors against Volkswagen AG has been filed in Germany.
The owner of a Volkswagen car has sued the VW dealership he bought it from as a result of the emissions’ scandal.
A Dundee used car salesman has had the case against him dropped.
A used car salesman has been convicted of fraud after admitting making false mileage claims in Auto Trader adverts.
Pendragon has been ordered to pay £35,000 in damages and the £50,000 legal fees of a customer who ordered a Porsche GT3 RS4 only to see his dream car supplied to someone else.
A BMW salesman's theft of thousands of pounds in cash from a safe at his dealership has been described as remarkably stupid by a judge.
If not already in place and in line with other compliance protocols a senior member of staff should be appointed as compliance officer, overseeing training and risk assessments.
Automotive Management Live: Where franchised and independent dealers will find everything they need to know about operating a modern showroom and service and repair facility fit for the digital age.
When: November 12 2020
Where: Birmingham NEC
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