Certified Used Car Law Can’t Form Solo Basis For UCL Suit, Court Says
(April 18, 2016, 12:08 PM EDT) -- SAN DIEGO — California law governing advertising of certified used vehicles does not create independent grounds for an unfair competition law (UCL), Business and Professions Code Section 17200, et seq., suit, a state appeals panel held April 1 (Jessica L. Brooks v. CarMax Auto Superstores California LLC, No. D067491, Calif. App., 4th Dist., Div. 1).
(Opinion available. Document #58-160419-038Z.)
Several months after purchasing the vehicle from CarMax Auto Superstores California LLC, Jessica Brooks drove her certified used 2008 Jeep Wrangler through a deep puddle. The resulting...