Case Conclusion Date:February 4, 2005
Practice Area:Consumer Protection
Outcome:The jury found for Mr. Wright under the SC Unfair Trade Practices Act in the amount of $25,578.00 which was trebled by the court for a total of $76,734. The Court awarded attorney's fees of $70,650 and costs in the amount of $4,656.59.
Description:Mr. Wright bought an F-150 pickup truck which had been told had not been wrecked. It turned out the truck had previously been totaled. The dealer failed to tell Mr. Wright about the prior wreck.