FTC to Host Public Workshop Examining the U.S. Auto Distribution System Workshop Will Explore Competition, State Regulations, and Emerging Trends in the Industry, Project No. P131202 #500

Submission Number:
500
Commenter:
James Appleton
Organization:
New Jersey Copalition of Automotive Retailers
State:
New Jersey
Initiative Name:
FTC to Host Public Workshop Examining the U.S. Auto Distribution System Workshop Will Explore Competition, State Regulations, and Emerging Trends in the Industry, Project No. P131202
Thank you for the opportunity to appear at the FTC Auto Distribution Workshop January 19, 2016. Attached please find a written copy of my comments for the record and, also, supporting documentation in connection with a some of the key points that I covered. Also attached is an addendum that addresses a number of the myths and misconceptions repeated that were over and over again by the academics and automaker advocates that appeared at the January 19, 2016 Workshop.