Consumer Protection Law
Consumer Protection Law Questions? Ask a Lawyer Now.
I do have a follow-up question. My nephew is a 22-year old college student and not very business savvy. I told him to return to Santa Barbara Toyota, talk to the dealership manager, and simply attempt to return the vehicle based on the fact he received their 10-day letter. Thus far, the dealership has threatened to blemish his credit and report the car as a repossession if he returned it. I just want to know, is he within his legal rights to return the car this morning based on the 10-day letter? Is it true that he can not so unless he signs a rescission contract as claimed by their finance department?
DISCLAIMER: Answers from Experts on JustAnswer are not substitutes for the advice of an attorney. JustAnswer is a public forum and questions and responses are not private or confidential or protected by the attorney-client privilege. The Expert above is not your attorney, and the response above is not legal advice. You should not read this response to propose specific action or address specific circumstances, but only to give you a sense of general principles of law that might affect the situation you describe. Application of these general principles to particular circumstances must be done by a lawyer who has spoken with you in confidence, learned all relevant information, and explored various options. Before acting on these general principles, you should hire a lawyer licensed to practice law in the jurisdiction to which your question pertains.
The responses above are from individual Experts, not JustAnswer. The site and services are provided “as is”. To view the verified credential of an Expert, click on the “Verified” symbol in the Expert’s profile. This site is not for emergency questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals. Please carefully read the Terms of Service (last updated February 8, 2012).