Hovsepian v. Mercedes-Benz Laguna Niguel

CONSUMER LAW

Breach of Contract

Song Beverly Consumer Warranty Act

 ATTORNEYS:

Plaintiff, Hamlet Hovsepian

William Rosensweig, Esq. (Mathon & Rosensweig P.C. – Beverly Hills, CA)

 Defendant, Mercedes-Benz Laguna Niguel

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

 FACTS:

Plaintiff filed a Complaint against Mercedes-Benz of Laguna Niguel alleging rescission, breach of contract, and violation of the Song Beverly Consumer Warranty Act. Plaintiff alleged Mercedes-Benz of Laguna Niguel took too long in providing him registration for the used 2003 Porsche 911 which he purchased entitling him to rescission.  He also alleged the vehicle was a “lemon.”  Defendant argued that it timely provided the registration and the vehicle did not have any non-conformities which affected the safety, use or value of the vehicle.

 COURT TRIAL:

Defense verdict for Mercedes-Benz Laguna Niguel with costs awarded in favor of dealership.