Legal News

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission announced that Segway Powersports Inc., of McKinney, Texas, has been assessed a $5 million civil penalty. The settlement resolves CPSC’s charges that SPI knowingly…
Colleen Batcheler will join Hertz as executive vice president, general counsel and secretary, effective May 20. Batcheler will lead global governance for Hertz, which encompasses legal, compliance and government affairs. …
Georgia-based Community Loans of America and its subsidiary, Carolina Title Loans, violated federal law by subjecting an employee to a racially hostile work environment, by failing to accommodate her disability,…
CounselorLibrary.com, the publisher of multiple products for the consumer financial services and privacy industries, has updated its popular CARLAW F&I Legal Desk Book. Winner of the Axiom Business Book Award,…
On. Sept. 28, Illinois Attorney General Kwame Raoul’s Organized Retail Crime Task Force announced criminal charges in a complex, organized statewide car theft ring. The charges Raoul filed against the…
A federal jury has awarded $500,000 in punitive damages to Virginia Duncan, a female sales manager at a Harley-Davidson dealership, who was denied a promotion to a general manager position…
Amy Maclear is moving over to the Shook, Hardy & Bacon law firm to help build their automotive defense team. The firm has 17 offices in the United States and…
The office of Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost has filed a lawsuit against a used-car dealership over violations of consumer protection laws and failure to deliver vehicle titles to customers.…
A jury found that RockAuto, a Madison, Wis.-based online auto parts seller, violated federal law when it failed to hire a qualified job applicant because of his age, the U.S.…
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