Timely updates on legal issues affecting dealerships and other franchises.
Based on heightened enforcement of Wisconsin’s telemarketing laws by the Wisconsin Department of Justice (DOJ) and the Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection (DATCP), dealers should review their marketing practices to make sure they are compliant in order to avoid harsh penalties that could result from a violation.
Ford dealers now have until December 2, 2022 to enroll in Ford’s new 2022 Model e Electric Vehicle Program. Any dealer who does not enroll in the EV Program by December 2, 2022 will not be eligible to enroll until 2027.
On August 16, 2022, the Inflation Reduction Act (the Act) went into effect and made significant changes to the tax credits available to electric vehicle (EV) purchasers. This article outlines key components of the EV tax credit changes that motor vehicle dealers should be aware of as production and demand for EVs continues to rise.