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What Does Cheating Teach Your Employees?

Automotive News recently carried a story about a lawsuit filed by Subaru of America against one of their franchisees. The lawsuit accuses a Southern California dealership of falsifying 224 CSI surveys in an…


Added by Richard Holland on February 19, 2015 at 9:20am — No Comments

How Avoid SMS/Texting Lawsuits: 4 Quick Tips to Keep Your Dealership Safe

Late last year, a 2.5 million dollar lawsuit was won against Lithia Motors Inc. for sending unwanted text messages to customers without giving them the option to opt out of the text messages. According to, Lithia was hit with a class-action lawsuit for broadcasting to 57,800 consumer cell phones text messages that failed to adequately allow the recipients to opt out of…


Added by Todd Smith on May 7, 2012 at 11:03am — No Comments

Buy Here 'Cause They Suck

Most dealerships and businesses in general know that it's bad practice to bad-mouth your competition. That being said, I know of and have heard plenty of salespeople and managers using their online reviews to help close a deal by comparing them to their competitors online reviews. This practice is similar if not exactly the same. You are leveraging negative comments about your competitor left by other people (who you are representing as real - we all know fake reviews exist) to your positive…


Added by Arnold Tijerina on November 2, 2011 at 11:11am — 1 Comment

Dealers In California May Be Forced To Change The Way Salespeople Are Paid

In a class action lawsuit filed on June 21, 2011 against AutoNation (Santa Clara Superior Court, entitled Lilly v. AutoNation, Case No. 1-11-CV-203569), attorneys are claiming that AutoNation is in violation of the California Labor Code by misclassifying commissioned sales reps as exempt from overtime and, in addition, issuing deduct vouchers post-sale for losses in commissionable gross due to repair or…


Added by Arnold Tijerina on July 25, 2011 at 2:31pm — 21 Comments

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Posted by John Sternal on March 23, 2018 at 2:01pm 0 Comments

New Equifax survey finds generational behavior differences in auto buying, prime & subprime Millennials believe they can afford vehicles at similar price points

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Technician income is on the rise and the current shortage of available technicians is as well causing…


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Each year more 5000 cars are getting recycled or disposed in Brisbane, Australia according to Swift cash for cars Brisbane., As vehicles gets old the mileage rises as well as the cost of keeping it on the road some experts…


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