Dealerships & Distribution
Carmen D. Caruso Law Firm has substantial experience representing, counselling and defending automobile, equipment, product vending and other dealerships in in dealing with actual, threatened and constructive terminations and with contract performance and restraint of trade issues arising in the relationship.
We are similarly experienced in the full range of problems experienced by employee and independent sales representatives, independent agents, licensees, independent distributors as well as franchisees and dealers, and have successfully represented clients in all of these categories
These cases require experience in interpreting the dealership agreement in light of applicable legal standards such as the implied covenant of good faith and fair dealing, substantial performance, and materiality of an alleged breach. These cases also require familiarity with a wide range of potentially applicable statutes. Most of all, successful representation in these cases require lawyers with the trial experience to stand tall against manufacturers, suppliers or distributors that may have greater resources. Our trial experience levels the playing field for clients.