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Ohio car dealers sue over Tesla dealership

Discussion in 'Midwest/Great Lakes' started by gvillager, Dec 18, 2013.

  1. gvillager

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    http://www.dispatch.com/content/stories/business/2013/12/18/auto-dealers-sue-over-tesla-dealership.html

     
  2. qwk

    qwk Model S P2681

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    These dealers are just grasping at straws.
     
  3. lolachampcar

    lolachampcar Active Member

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    can you say wrong side of history?
     
  4. brandonmbeard

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    This is getting insane.
     
  5. 772

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    they see the writing on the wall...
     
  6. Jeeps17

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    Another example of wasted resources where the only beneficiaries will be the lawyers...
     
  7. Krugerrand

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    If that's the best they can come up with...mwhahahaha
     
  8. pgiralt

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    I'm no lawyer, but I would think that if it came down to it I'm sure Tesla could easily incorporate a wholly own subsidiary that owns the retail location in Ohio and sign a contract with their parent company. These guys are so desperate. Sadly the only winners will be the lawyers.
     
  9. Grendal

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    I think that is what the dealers are after. If you try and pull something like this then they will say that the Tesla stores are franchises.

    You don't play their game. Tesla is doing something different and they need to stick with that.
     

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