News from Manning Leaver http://www.manningleaver.com/about-us/news-events/feed en Manning Leaver is author of new advertising law manual produced by the National Automobile Dealers Association (NADA) http://www.manningleaver.com/about-us/news-events/manning-leaver-author-new-advertising-law-manual-produced-national-automobile-0 <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-body"><legend>Body content</legend><p>Manning Leaver Partner Brent Smith attended the 2015 NADA Convention and Expo in San Francisco. In connection with that event, NADA announced the release of its latest compliance publication entitled “A Dealer Guide to Federal Advertising Requirements.” This publication was prepared for NADA by Manning Leaver and authored by partner Brent Smith. <a href="/sites/default/files/attachments/documents/dealer-guide-federal-advertising-requirements-v1391.pdf" target="_blank" title="Federal Advertising Manual">Click here</a> to see a full copy of the manual which&nbsp;includes 21 chapters on federal advertising law and contains examples of bad and good advertising.</p></fieldset> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-teaser"><legend>Teaser</legend><p>Manning Leaver Partner Brent Smith attended the 2015 NADA Convention and Expo in San Francisco. In connection with that event, NADA announced the release of its latest compliance publication entitled “A Dealer Guide to Federal Advertising Requirements.” This publication was prepared for NADA by Manning Leaver and authored by partner Brent Smith. Click news item link above to see the manual.</p></fieldset> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-references"><legend>Related resources</legend><section class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-attorneys"><ul class="field-items"><li class="field-item first"><a href="/attorneys/brent-w-smith">Brent W Smith</a></li><li class="field-item"><a href="/attorneys/joseph-e-berberich">Joseph E. Berberich</a></li><li class="field-item last"><a href="/attorneys/wade-r-kackstetter">Wade R Kackstetter</a></li></ul></section><section class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-services"><ul class="field-items"><li class="field-item first"><a href="/services/ad-review-program">Ad review program</a></li><li class="field-item last"><a href="/services/auto-dealer-practice">Auto dealer practice</a></li></ul></section></fieldset> Mon, 09 Feb 2015 21:52:25 +0000 jberberich 477 at http://www.manningleaver.com Joe Berberich, Brent Smith, and Tim Robinett attend National Association of Dealer Counsel annual member conference http://www.manningleaver.com/about-us/news-events/joe-berberich-brent-smith-and-tim-robinett-attend-national-association-dealer-c <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-body"><legend>Body content</legend><p>Partners Joe Berberich, Brent Smith and Tim Robinett attended the annual member confernce of the Natiional Asscociation of Dealer Counsel (NADC) in Dana Point in April 2017.&nbsp;The National Association of Dealer Counsel (NADC) is a nationwide professional organization of nearly 500 attorneys who represent automobile and other vehicle dealers. NADC provides a forum for members to exchange information on how to best represent dealer interests with respect to manufacturer franchise issues, regulatory compliance, insurance laws, tax laws, buy/sell agreements, employment laws, and many other issues facing dealers and their counsel. Click <a href="http://www.dealercounsel.com" target="_blank" title="Website address for NADC">here </a>for more NADC information.</p> <p><span>&nbsp;</span></p></fieldset> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-teaser"><legend>Teaser</legend><p>Joe Berbertch, Brent Smith, and Tim Robinett attend National Association of Dealer Counsel annual member conference</p></fieldset> Wed, 07 Jun 2017 16:56:35 +0000 jberberich 485 at http://www.manningleaver.com Partner Gary Prudian participates in CNCDA F&I seminars http://www.manningleaver.com/about-us/news-events/partner-gary-prudian-participates-cncda-fi-seminars <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-body"><legend>Body content</legend><p>Gary H. Prudian was a panelist on the 2016 California New Car Dealer’s Association F&amp;I Compliance Seminars in the Bay Area, Los Angeles, Anaheim, Bakersfield, San Diego, Ontario, and Sacramento. Alongside Monica Baumann, CNCDA Director of Legal and Regulatory Affairs and Terry O'Loughlin, Director of Compliance for Reynolds and Reynolds, Gary discussed various F&amp;I compliance issues and litigation trends, as well as strategies for minimizing exposure and defending against such claims.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p></fieldset> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-teaser"><legend>Teaser</legend><p>Partner Gary Prudian participates in CNCDA F&amp;I seminars.</p></fieldset> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-references"><legend>Related resources</legend><section class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-attorneys"><li class="field-item first last"><a href="/attorneys/gary-h-prudian">Gary H Prudian</a></li></section><section class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-services"><li class="field-item first last"><a href="/services/f-i-training-dealership">F &amp; I training at dealership</a></li></section></fieldset> Fri, 02 Sep 2016 19:55:25 +0000 jberberich 482 at http://www.manningleaver.com Manning Leaver represents BMW of Palm Springs in dealership sale http://www.manningleaver.com/about-us/news-events/manning-leaver-represents-bmw-palm-springs-dealership-sale <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-body"><legend>Body content</legend><p>Joe Berberich and Wade Kackstetter represented BMW of Palm Spings in a sale of the dealership to Indigo Blue &amp; White owned by Todd Blue. The transaction also included a sale of the dealership real property. Click <a href="http://www.kesq.com/news/bmw-of-palm-springs-acquired-by-indigo-auto-group/41454078" target="_self" title="BMW of Palm Springs">here</a> for news article describing the transaction.</p></fieldset> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-teaser"><legend>Teaser</legend><p>Manning Leaver represents BMW of Palm Springs in dealership sale</p></fieldset> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-references"><legend>Related resources</legend><section class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-attorneys"><ul class="field-items"><li class="field-item first"><a href="/attorneys/joseph-e-berberich">Joseph E. Berberich</a></li><li class="field-item last"><a href="/attorneys/wade-r-kackstetter">Wade R Kackstetter</a></li></ul></section></fieldset> Thu, 01 Sep 2016 17:34:01 +0000 jberberich 481 at http://www.manningleaver.com Manning Leaver attorneys represent Buyer of seven dealership franchises in Barstow, California http://www.manningleaver.com/about-us/news-events/manning-leaver-attorneys-represent-buyer-seven-dealership-franchises-barstow-ca <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-body"><legend>Body content</legend><p>Manning Leaver attorneys Brent Smith and Yenyao Hsieh represented John Jomehri in his purchase of the Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep, Ram, Toyota, Ford, and Nissan dealerships in Barstow, California, from the George Soutar family. Click <a href="http://www.vvdailypress.com/article/20140903/NEWS/140909945/13059/LIFESTYLE" target="_blank" title="John Jomehri">here</a> for the Barstow Desert Dispatch news article about this transacton.</p></fieldset> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-teaser"><legend>Teaser</legend><p>Manning Leaver attorneys Brent Smith and Yenyao Hsieh represented John Jomehri in his purchase of the Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep, Ram, Toyota, Ford, and Nissan dealerships in Barstow, California, from the George Soutar family. Click <a href="http://www.vvdailypress.com/article/20140903/NEWS/140909945/13059/LIFESTYLE" title="John Jomehri">here</a> for the Barstow Desert Dispatch news article about this transacton.</p></fieldset> Thu, 20 Nov 2014 21:49:18 +0000 jberberich 474 at http://www.manningleaver.com Manning Leaver represents Newport European Motorcars in dealership sale http://www.manningleaver.com/about-us/news-events/manning-leaver-represents-newport-european-motorcars-dealership-sale <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-body"><legend>Body content</legend><p>Manning Leaver attorneys Joe Berberich, Penny Reeves, and Yenyao Hsieh represented Newport European Motorcars in the sale&nbsp;of its Rolls Royce and Lotus dealerships and real property in Newport Beach, California, to Shelly Automotive organizations run by BMW and Mercedes dealer Damon Shelly. The transaction closed on September 16, 2013.</p></fieldset> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-teaser"><legend>Teaser</legend><p><span>Manning Leaver attorneys Joe Berberich, Penny Reeves, and Yenyao Hsieh represented Newport European Motorcars in the sale&nbsp;of its Rolls Royce and Lotus dealerships and real property in Newport Beach, California, to Shelly Automotive organizations run by BMW and Mercedes dealer Damon Shelly.</span></p></fieldset> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-references"><legend>Related resources</legend><section class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-attorneys"><ul class="field-items"><li class="field-item first"><a href="/attorneys/joseph-e-berberich">Joseph E. Berberich</a></li><li class="field-item"><a href="/attorneys/penny-l-reeves">Penny L Reeves</a></li></ul></section><section class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-industries"><li class="field-item first last"><a href="/focus-areas/vehicle-dealers">Vehicle dealers</a></li></section><section class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-services"><ul class="field-items"><li class="field-item first"><a href="/services/auto-dealer-practice">Auto dealer practice</a></li><li class="field-item last"><a href="/services/buysell-agreements">Buy/sell agreements</a></li></ul></section></fieldset> Tue, 24 Sep 2013 17:23:05 +0000 jberberich 462 at http://www.manningleaver.com Manning Leaver represents Desert European Motorcars in dealership sale http://www.manningleaver.com/about-us/news-events/manning-leaver-represents-desert-european-motorcars-dealership-sale <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-body"><legend>Body content</legend><p>Manning Leaver attorneys Joe Berberich, Penny Reeves, Bob Daniels, and Yenyao Hsieh represented Desert European Motorcars in the sale&nbsp;of its Audi, Bentley, Jaguar, Land Rover, Lotus, Maserati, Porsche, Rolls Royce and Aston Martin dealerships and real property&nbsp;located in Rancho Mirage, California, to IndiGO Auto Group whose dealer principal is Todd Blue. <a href="/sites/default/files/attachments/news/461/rancho-mirages-desert-european-motorcars-purchased-desert-sun-mydesert-v1340.pdf" target="_blank" title="Desert Sun news article">Click here </a>for The Desert Sun news article about the transaction. <a href="/sites/default/files/attachments/news/461/press-release-desert-european-v1340.pdf" target="_self" title="Desert European press release">Click here</a> for The Presidio Group press release.&nbsp;</p></fieldset> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-teaser"><legend>Teaser</legend><p>Manning Leaver attorneys Joe Berberich, Penny Reeves, Bob Daniels, and Yenyao Hsieh represented Desert European Motorcars in dealership sale.</p></fieldset> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-references"><legend>Related resources</legend><section class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-attorneys"><ul class="field-items"><li class="field-item first"><a href="/attorneys/joseph-e-berberich">Joseph E. Berberich</a></li><li class="field-item"><a href="/attorneys/penny-l-reeves">Penny L Reeves</a></li></ul></section></fieldset> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-files"><legend>Associated files</legend><div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-application-pdf" alt="application/pdf icon" src="http://www.manningleaver.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/application-pdf.png" /><a href="http://www.manningleaver.com/sites/default/files/attachments/news/461/press-release-desert-european-v1340.pdf" type="application/pdf; length=13146">press-release-desert-european-v1340.pdf</a></div><div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-application-pdf" alt="application/pdf icon" src="http://www.manningleaver.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/application-pdf.png" /><a href="http://www.manningleaver.com/sites/default/files/attachments/news/461/rancho-mirages-desert-european-motorcars-purchased-desert-sun-mydesert-v1340.pdf" type="application/pdf; length=1692575">rancho-mirages-desert-european-motorcars-purchased-desert-sun-mydesert-v1340.pdf</a></div></fieldset> Thu, 15 Aug 2013 23:20:52 +0000 jberberich 461 at http://www.manningleaver.com