Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2007, 07:00 PM UPDATED 11:59 AMBy Nick Zulovich
PORTLAND, Ore. — As part of Compli's effort to expand legal protections for dealerships nationwide, it recently announced it has teamed up with Venable to provide California stores with the latest regulatory, compliance-related training content available.
Venable, which specializes in strategic litigation prevention and compliance planning, as well as, aggressive defense of auto industry clients, has agreed to provide dealer-specific content through Compli's Dealership Compliance Management System.
"We've partnered with Venable LLP to provide sales and F&I, litigation prevention and support, policies, trainings and programs specifically created for California auto dealers," explained Lon Leneve, president of Compli.
"This marks another milestone in Compli's strategy to provide California auto dealers with the highest quality compliance content available to California dealerships," he noted.
Aaron Jacoby, a partner with Venable, added, "Compli's ability to deliver content by subject matter experts provides the tool kit necessary for dealers to address and prevent problems that lead to litigation. We're very happy and honored to be a contributor to the Compli platform, which enhances dealership business practices and reduces litigation risk."
In other recent news, Compli also announced it has expanded its partnered with Auto Advisory Services to offer similar services to California dealers.
"We've expanded our alliance with market-leader AAS to provide best-practices policies, trainings, and programs specifically created for California auto dealers," said Leneve.
"This marks another major milestone in Compli's strategy to provide California auto dealers with the highest quality compliance content from the state's leading dealership compliance experts," he continued.
"Auto dealerships in California are the most highly regulated in the nation," Rob Cohen, attorney and president of AAS, pointed out.
"They have long relied on AAS for the most current and relevant compliance advice and content. This expanded partnership will allow us to deliver our compliance information more readily and effectively through Compli's compliance management system, which results in dealers being better protected than ever before," he concluded.