LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) – A California consumer has filed a class action lawsuit over allegations a corporation makes false claims regarding its sales training course and job guarantees.
Alex Sloan filed a complaint on behalf of other members of the general public similarly situated in the U.S. District Court for the Central District of California against 1st American Automotive Sales Training, Tom Ross, Kirby Koopman and Does 1-50 alleging violation of the Unfair Competition Law.
According to the complaint, the defendants advertise a comprehensive training class and that participants will be working within days of completing the class. The plaintiff alleges he took the class, was not offered a sales position and that the defendants never responded to his calls.
The plaintiff holds 1st American Automotive Sales Training, Ross, Koopman and Does 1-50 responsible because the defendants allegedly do not advertise a $695 class fee and that there is no job guarantee.
The plaintiff requests a trial by jury and seeks order the defendant to engage in a corrective advertising, actual damages suffered by plaintiff, full restitution, punitive damages, statutory enhanced damages, all legal fees and interest and any other relief as the court deems just. He is represented by Todd M. Friedman, Meghan E. George, and Adrian R. Bacon of Law Offices of Todd M. Friedman, PC in Beverly Hills, California.
U.S. District Court for the Central District of California Case number 2:16-cv-05341-ODW-SK