Welcome to the Lemon Law Blog, offering all the latest automotive news and consumer information from the offices of Kimmel & Silverman. From the consumer stories making headlines to recent trends we see in Lemon Law litigation among certain car makes and models, our goal is to educate, enlighten, and enforce drivers' rights under State and Federal consumer statutes. If your lemon car, truck, or motorcycle is driving you crazy, we welcome you to join our conversation, email us, visit our Lemon Law home page, or give us a call at 1-800-536-6652.

NJ Lemon Law Attorneys Honored in Top Attorney Poll

August 07, 2009 By: LemonLaw Category: Awards and Honors, Bob Silverman, Jacqueline Herritt, New Jersey Lemon Law, richard scholer

We are thrilled to congratulate Kimmel and Silverman New Jersey Lemon Law Attorneys Bob Silverman, Jacqueline Herritt and Richard Scholer, who have all been featured as top attorneys in a poll published in the month’s SJ Magazine. New Jersey Attorneys throughout Camden, Burlington and Gloucester Counties were asked to name attorneys who were above-par in… Read More

Buy Buy Buy! But Be Careful.

July 25, 2009 By: LemonLaw Category: Car Buying, Car Complaint Index, Car Lemon Law, center for auto safety, Warranty

No, we are not talking about that ridiculous boy band song.  We are saying that if you have some money in your pocket, now is the time to consider buying a new set of wheels. The incentives are very attractive, there are many dealers out there who are hungry to make a great deal with… Read More

NJ Lemon Law Discussed This Weekend On News 12 New Jersey

July 17, 2009 By: LemonLaw Category: New Jersey Lemon Law, TV interview

The New Jersey Lemon Law may be expanded to include additional protection for distressed drivers. The NJ Lemon Law currently protects consumers who suffer a problem that occurs in the first 18,000 miles or 24 months, whichever comes first, and continues to occur three or more times despite repair attempts from an authorized manufacturers dealership. Assembly Bill… Read More

When It Comes To Accidents, It’s “Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell.”

July 10, 2009 By: LemonLaw Category: Car Dealership Fraud, Used Car Lemon Law, used cars, Vehicle Fraud

Three calls came into the 1-800 LEMON LAW hotline this afternoon from folks who were looking to save some money by buying used cars. All three people later found out that their cars were in accidents prior to purchase.  In two situations, the accidents were not even listed on carfax.  Of the three, only one… Read More

Biz As Usual Is Over At General Motors

July 10, 2009 By: LemonLaw Category: bankruptcy, General Motors, GM

Amidst tons of debt, the worst sales figures in 25 years, and tens of thousands of layoffs, a new General Motors is emerging and according to CEO Fritz Henderson, the name may be the only similarity between the old company and the new. The new GM was “born” this morning in a New York press… Read More

Lemon Law Refunds & Repurchases Are In Bloom This June.

July 05, 2009 By: LemonLaw Category: Audi, bmw, cadillac, Car Lemon Law, chevrolet, Chrysler, Defective Car, General Motors, gmc, Honda, jeep, jeep wrangler, kia, lexus, Magnuson Moss, Maryland Lemon Law, Massachusetts Lemon Law, Mazda, New Jersey Lemon Law, New York Lemon Law, Nissan, Ohio Lemon Law, Pennsylvania Lemon Law, pontiac, saturn, Subaru, Suzuki, volvo

It’s time for another roundup of recent repurchases and refunds.  These blog entries are always our favorite to write.  Kimmel & Silverman is dedicated to being the oldest, largest and most helpful lemon law firm in the Northeast, successfully handling over 50,000 lemon law and breach of warranty claims since our inception at absolutely no… Read More

Trading In A Clunker? Cash May Be Available.

July 04, 2009 By: LemonLaw Category: Car Buying, Cash for Clunkers, government, used cars

President Obama introduced a “Cash for Clunkers” program last week.  The $1 billion program will provide drivers with up to $4,500 in trade in value if they turn their poor-mileage clunker in for a more fuel-efficient vehicle. The government is hoping that the new program will take off the way it has in Germany, and will… Read More

Are Used Cars Covered Under The Lemon Law?

July 03, 2009 By: LemonLaw Category: Magnuson Moss, used cars

As you can imagine, distressed drivers submit hundreds of questions each week to Lemon Law.com, hoping to find out more information about lemon law, breach of warranty and dealer fraud claims. And without fail, at least ten times a day, we receive this one-line inquiry:  “Are used cars covered under the Lemon Law?” If we had a… Read More

1-800-LEMON-LAW Is Everywhere!

July 02, 2009 By: LemonLaw Category: Car Lemon Law, facebook, Ford, twitter, website, you tube

For many years, LemonLaw.com has been known as your one-stop shop for the most comprehensive Lemon Law information with our up to the minute consumer news, the Center for Auto Safety’s annual Car Complaint Index, consumer alerts on such issues as spot delivery and water leaks, tips for dealing with dealerships, a rundown of the Lemon… Read More

GM to Accept Lemon Law Liability

June 29, 2009 By: LemonLaw Category: bankruptcy, buick, cadillac, Car Lemon Law, chevrolet, General Motors, gmc, hummer, Lemon Law, pontiac, saturn

As previously reported in the Lemon Law Blog on June 4th, General Motors intends to accept responsibility for all lemon law and breach of warranty claims of past, present and future leases and sales.  A Reuters report confirmed General Motor’s responsibility, as the manufacturer moves forward with a bid to win court approval to reorganize the… Read More