Vladish v. Villa Ford (30-2008-00104717)

Hon. Geoffrey Glass – Orange County Superior Court

CONSUMER LAW

Consumer Legal Remedies Act

Common Law Fraud

ATTORNEYS:

Plaintiff, Cyrena Vladish

Agnes Martin, Esq. (Krohn & Moss – Los Angeles, CA)

Defendant, Villa Ford

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

FACTS:

Plaintiff, Cyrena Vladish, purchased a used Ford Escape on September 11, 2005. Ms. Vladish experienced various mechanical defects with the vehicle and took the vehicle in for repairs to a secondary dealership. The mechanic at this dealership allegedly informed Plaintiff that the vehicle’s engine block was crack and being “held together” by glue caused by an alleged prior accident. Defendant denied Plaintiff’s allegations.

JURY TRIAL:

Defense verdict in favor of Villa Ford plus costs awarded.