A Massachusetts case between a car dealer franchisee and an auto manufacturer Ferreira v Chrysler Group LLC shows when and if liabilities from claims by consumer purchasers, flow between downstream sellers and upstream makers– and who has to pay to defend while the fault is being figured out. Ferreira bought a Chrysler and believing it… Read More


This is a report about a conference organized by Massachusetts State officials to provide more health care cost information in the effort to cabin the rise in those costs. Empowering Health Care Consumers – A Community Conversation II October 22, 2013 UMass Medical School / MA Office of Consumer Affairs & Business Regulation Chuck Cobb… Read More