Dhar v. AutoWest Honda Fremont

Dhar v. AutoWest Honda Fremont

Hon. Marshall I. Whitley – Alameda County Superior Court

JURY TRIAL: The jury awarded the Plaintiff only $5,000.00 instead of rescission


Plaintiff, Ruchi Dhar

Scott Kaufman, Esq. (California Lemon Lawyers – Santa Clara, CA)


Defendant, AutoWest Honda Fremont

Elizabeth L. Kolar, Esq. (Kolar & Associates – Santa Ana, CA)

On February 4, 2006 Plaintiff, Ruchi Dhar purchased a new 2006 Honda Odyssey Touring model from Autowest Honda Fremont. Plaintiff alleges she specifically informed the dealership that she wanted a vehicle with 8 seats and was told an 8th seat could be added. Dealership denied any such representation. Plaintiff sued for rescission and punitive damages.