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Rodriguez v. FCA US, LLC, S274625.

#22-187 Rodriguez v. FCA US, LLC, S274625. (E073766; 77 Cal.App.5th 209; Riverside County Superior Court; RIC1807727.) Petition for review after the Court of Appeal affirmed the judgment in a civil action. This case presents the following issue: Is a used vehicle that is still covered by the manufacturer’s express warranty a “new motor vehicle” within the meaning of Civil Code section 1793.22, subdivision (e)(2), which defines “new motor vehicle” as including a “motor vehicle sold with a manufacturer’s new car warranty”?

Petition for review granted: 7/13/2022

Opening brief on the merits filed: 10/11/2022

See the Court of Appeal Opinion.

See the Petition for Review filed by Greines, Martin, Stein & Richland LLP.

See the Reply in Support of Petition Review filed by Greines, Martin, Stein & Richland LLP.

See the Opening Brief on the Merits filed by Greines, Martin, Stein & Richland LLP.