lemon law


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lemon law

A law requiring an automobile manufacturer or dealer to replace, repair, or refund the cost of an automobile that proves to be defective after purchase. The automotive company will be shelling out millions of dollars in refunds for faulty ignition switches because congress passed much tighter lemon laws this summer.
See also: law, lemon
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Rhode Island lawmakers, for example, expanded the lemon law to cover certain fire department equipment.
a law firm formed in 1991 to assist distressed drivers with cost-free lemon law and breach of warranty representation.
Using RV|ID, a manufacturer can improve production logistics and increase customer satisfaction while dramatically reducing its lemon law exposure; and a dealer can use RV|ID to improve inventory management.
His Beverly Hills law office focuses in the areas of consumer litigation, including fair debt collection, employment matters, lemon law, fair credit reporting and personal injury litigation.
He noted that not many Filipinos know, for instance, that there is a Lemon Law, which aims to protect new car owners from being stuck with a vehicle with factory defects.
Tenders are invited for Printing The Consumer Guide To The Florida Lemon Law
A car owner and the distributor or dealer of a defective motor vehicle are given an opportunity for a final or fifth repair attempt before the availment of Lemon Law Right, according to the draft implementing rules and regulations of the Philippine Lemon Law or Republic Act No.
Ribeiro's lawyer, Carlos Sousa, said his client addressed the customer's complaint as allowed under the state Lemon Law by sending the car to be fixed by a manufacturer's dealer.
Plaintiffs allege unlawful trade practices, violation of Lemon Law, Consumer Warranty Act.
Celebrating its 20-year anniversary, Florida's Lemon Law Arbitration Program has surpassed the $376 million mark in refunds and replacements for consumers who bought incessantly defective new vehicles.
Why doesn't Arte Moreno invoke the lemon law clause, negate the deal and get his $50 mil back?
Only attorneys licensed in the state where a particular vehicle was bought can determine whether problems with the vehicle qualify for relief under the lemon law.
Because the RV was new, Mitchell was protected under California's lemon law, also called the manufacturer's consumer warranty law.
In 1991, the California Arbitration Review Program recorded almost 5,000 consumer requests for arbitration under the state's lemon law.
The corrected point should read: The final step is for the attorney to file your lemon law suit.