Legal/Regulatory Index

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Compliance with FCRA's Adverse Action Requirements Adverse Action
July 26, 2011New Adverse Action Notice Disclosures Effective July 21Adverse Action Dodd-Frank Act
July 19, 2011New Adverse Action Notice Disclosures Effective July 21Adverse Action Dodd-Frank Act
July 5, 2011Changes to Federal Adverse Action Notices - Take Effect July 21, 2011Adverse Action Dodd-Frank Act
June 28, 2011Changes to Federal Adverse Action Notices - Take Effect July 21, 2011Adverse Action Dodd-Frank Act
September 12, 2007ADVERSE ACTION NOTICES: WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW, NADA WEBINAR TO BE HELD OCT. 23Adverse Action Webinar; plus NADA overview chart
July 25, 2007ADVERSE ACTION NOTICESAdverse Action R&R order form
December 27, 2016FTC Settles Six Auto-Recall Advertusing Cases AdvertisingRe-run
December 20, 2016FTC Settles Six Auto-Recall Advertusing Cases AdvertisingGM, Lithia Motors, Jim Koons Management Co.; CarMax, Asbury Motor Group, West-Herr Automotive Group
October 11, 2016FTC Charges Auto Group With Deceptive and Unfair Sales & Financing TacticsAdvertisingNine Los Angeles-area dealerships
August 16, 2016Be Aware of FTC Resources for Car-BuyersAdvertising
February 9, 2016FTC Annouces Enforcement Actions Related to the Advertisement of Vehicles Subject to an Open Safety RecallAdvertising
December 1, 2015FTC Settles Another Compliant Against Dealers for Federal Advertising ViolationsAdvertising
September 29, 2015FTC Action: Auto Dealership To Pay $80,000 Penalty for Violating 2012 Order Prohibiting Deceptive Advertising of Vehicle CostsAdvertising
September 22, 2015FTC Action: Auto Dealership To Pay $80,000 Penalty for Violating 2012 Order Prohibiting Deceptive Advertising of Vehicle CostsAdvertising
August 18, 2015A TO Z Compliance: [A]dvertising - Topic #2AdvertisingLatest state advertising rules
March 31, 2015FTC Announces "Crackdown on Deception, Fraud in Auto Sales, Financing and Leasing"Advertising
January 27, 2015NADA Issues New Compliance Guide on Federal Advertising RulesAdvertisingExamples of "bad" and "good" ads; chapters on 41 different federal advertising topics
December 30, 2014Advertising Rule Changes Effective December 30, 2014AdvertisingRecent changes are minor
December 16, 2014FTC Takes Action Against Two Auto Dealer Chains for Repeated Advertising ViolationsAdvertising
October 14, 2014Advertising: A Re-Cap of Recent ArticlesAdvertisingSummary of key enforcement actions over the past few years
April 15, 2014Advertising: A Short QuizAdvertisingBy Michael Charapp, Charapp & Weiss, LLP
January 14, 2014FTC Announces Nationwide Sweep Against 10 Auto DealersAdvertisingLink to FTC blog: "8 advertising potholes auto dealers should avoid" and DealerTrack Summary of press conference
September 10, 2013FTC Announces Enforcement Actions Against Dealers: Advertised Discounts Deemed DeceptiveAdvertising
August 20, 2013Internet Postings are 'Advertisements' and Must Include D&H FeesAdvertising
March 19, 2013FTC Staff Revises Online Advertising Disclosure GuidelinesAdvertisingRevised: "com Disclosures: How to Make Effective Disclosures in Digital Advertising"
December 26, 2012FTC Issues Warnings about Drip PricingAdvertising
March 27, 2012FTC Targets Dealerships For Deceptive AdvertisementsAdvertisingRe-run from prior week
March 20, 2012FTC Targets Dealerships For Deceptive AdvertisementsAdvertising
May 3, 2011Lease Advertising Under Regulation M; Toll Free Number MisconceptionAdvertisingGuest Article by Rob Cohen, Esq.; Reference to upcoming threshold increases also
November 30, 2010Offering To Pay Consumer Sales/Use Taxes Not Allowed in ColoradoAdvertising
May 4, 2010ADVERTISING COMPLIANCE REMINDER: Internet postings MUST include D&HAdvertising
February 16, 2010FTC Issues Guidelines on Endorsements and TestimonialsAdvertising
December 15, 2009Advertising Q&A Regarding Customer Cash DownAdvertising
October 13, 2009Dealer Advertising -- Reminders; General statutory obligation to ensure advertising is not misleading AdvertisingPlus recap / links to prior articles
March 26, 2008INTERNET ADVERTISED PRICE MUST MATCH PRINT ADSAdvertising
March 19, 2008ADVERTISEMENTS MUST INCLUDE DEALERSHIP NAMEAdvertising
January 10, 2007AUTO INDUSTRY DIVISION ALERT REGARDING INTERNET ADVERTISING VIOLATIONSAdvertising
November 29, 2011Arbitration and Class Action Waivers: Are You Protected?Arbitration Guest article By Michael Dommermuth, McGloin, Davenport, Severson & Snow, P.C.
April 30, 2008NADC SUBMITS LETTER TO JUICIARY COMMITTEE OPPOSING FEDERAL BILL THAT WOULD PRECLUDE ARBITRATIONArbitration
December 12, 2007 Hudson article: Mandatory binding arbitration of consumer disputes under attack in Congress. Arbitration
August 22, 2007ARBITRATION AGREEMENTS - DEALERS SHOULD SERIOUSLY CONSIDERArbitration
August 25, 2015A TO Z Compliance: [B]ankruptcy - Topic #3BankruptcyLien perfection timing
June 2, 2015Bankruptcy / Lien Perfection Timing Re-CapBankruptcy
November 10, 2009Bankruptcy / Lien Perfection Timing RecapBankruptcy
May 6, 2009Pontiac Dealer Alert: A Road Map For DealersBankruptcy
May 6, 2009Chrysler Bankruptcy FilingBankruptcy
November 2, 2010Internet Postings are 'Advertisements' and Must Include D&H FeesDelivery & HandlingRule 13
August 5, 2009Dealer Granted Summary Judgment in Unauthorized Practice of Law CaseDelivery & HandlingGuest Column: Shelley B. Fowler, Managing Editor of Spot Delivery
January 14, 2009DELIVERY AND HANDLING FEES (D&H): ATTORNEY GENERAL ISSUES LETTER CLARIFYING DISCLOSURE LANGUAGEDelivery & HandlingDec. 22, 2008 Attny General clarification letter on disclsoures;
August 27, 2008**IMPORTANT DEALER ALERT** GM EMPLOYEE DISCOUNT PROGRAM: D&H FEESDelivery & Handling
December 19, 2007Attorney General - Re-affirms D&H AssuranceDelivery & Handling
November 7, 2007D&H LITIGATION (CLASS ACTION) UPDATEDelivery & Handling
April 11, 2007D & H FEES: IF CHARGED, MUST BE CHARGED ON ALL CASH AND FINANCED DEALS IN THE SAME MOUNTDelivery & Handling
March 14, 2007D&H LAWSUITS - NATIONWIDE AND FIRST FILING IN COLORADODelivery & Handling
December 23, 2014Emission Inspection Changes for 2015: Implementation Based on Registration Date / Added ClarificationsEmissions
December 9, 2014Emission Inspection Changes for 2015 - Plus Additional Information on Program Area BoundariesEmissionsLinks to internal, detailed maps from state DOR Emissions section.
November 25, 2014Emission Inspection Changes for 2015Emissions
July 29, 2014Reminder: Colorado Emissions VouchersEmissions
April 23, 2013Emission Exemption for New Vehicles to Change from Four Years to Seven in 2015Emissions
June 19, 2012Emission Exempt Sticker - Title / Name ChangeEmissions
November 8, 2011Emissions Vouchers On Re-Sale: Must Be Minimum Twelve Months Remaining To Be ExemptEmissions
April 5, 2011Emission Testing Vouchers: Cost Can Be Passed Along To ConsumersEmissions
January 11, 2011Compliance Reminder: EPA Body Shop Air Emissions RuleEmissionsLink to NADA Regulatory Bulletin; compliance by Jan. 11, 2011; Notification of Compliance status due March 11, 2011
September 14, 2010Open Houses to Introduce Air Care Colorado Vechicle Emissions Testing ProgramEmissions
August 24, 2010Emissions Outreach Meetings Regarding Larimer/Weld CountiesEmissions
July 13, 2010EMISSION EXEMPT STICKERSEmissionsState memo recenlty sent with all procedures; notice of Larimer/Weld
October 27, 2009Reminder: Colorado Emissions Requirements - dealerships required to provide either a passing emissions test OR a voucher to consumers who reside in enhanced emissions areasEmissionsReprint from Aug. 6, 2008 Open Road
August 6, 2008REMINDER: COLORADO EMISSIONS REQUIREMENTSEmissions
May 7, 2008FOUR-YEAR EMISSION EXEMPT STICKERS-REMINDER OF REQUIREMENTSEmissionsEmission Exempt Stickers
October 24, 2007REMINDER: COLORADO EMISSIONS REQUIREMENTS - - BASED ON WHERE CONSUMER RESIDESEmissions
January 31, 2007REMINDER: COLORADO EMISSIONS VOUCHERSEmissions
May 18, 2010EXPORTS: SAMPLE EMPLOYEE ACKNOWLEDGEMENT FORMExport / ImportFollowup to April 27, 2010 article on new CO statute; Form from Michael Charapp
April 27, 2010NEW EXPORT PROVISION IN COLORADO FRANCHISE LAWExport / Import
April 9, 2008NEW RESTRICTIONS IN EFFECT FOR USED VEHICLE IMPORTS TO MEXICOExport / Import
February 20, 2008SALES TO CANADIANS Export / ImportCanada
June 17, 2014NADA Provides Overview of NADA Fair Credit Compliance ProgramFair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA)Re-cap and link to all publications released to date on this program.
February 11, 2014Fair Credit Reporting Compliance Policy & ProgramFair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA)NADA voluntary program
February 4, 2014Fair Credit Reporting Compliance Policy & ProgramFair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA)NADA voluntary program
July 11, 2007CREDIT CARD RECEIPTS: IS YOUR SLIP SHOWING? By Jean Noonan, Hudson Cook, LLPFair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA)Spot Delivery
October 11, 2016The Effect of Amended Military Lending Act ("MLA") Regulation On DealersFederalLink to article: "Are Auto Dealers Required to Comply with the Amended Military Lending Act Regulation?"), by Andrew Smith of Covington & Burling LLP
November 11, 20142015 Fuel Economy Guide Now AvailableFederal
September 17, 2013FTC launches investigation of dealers that opposed TrueCar FederalDavid Hyatt, Vice President, NADA Public Affairs
July 2, 2013Guidance / Model Forms Available for Health Care Reform Law NoticesFederal
June 25, 2013OSHA Automotive Lift Inspections MandateFederalKPA Client Alert on recent enforcment actions
April 30, 2013FTC Eliminates Dealer, OEM Label BurdenFederal
December 11, 20122013 Fuel Economy Guide Now AvailableFederal
October 12, 2012Dealer Alert: NHTSA Consumer Advisory Regarding Counterfeit Airbags - Dealers Should Be Ready to Respond to InquiriesFederalNADA Q&A document plus relevant CO Provisions; SPECIAL EDITION
September 11, 2012NEXT WEEK: Don't Miss the Upcoming Auto Dealer Law Seminar & Legal GuideFederal
September 4, 2012Obama Administration Issues New Fuel Economy Rules for MYs 2017-25Federal
May 29, 2012D.C. District Court Upholds FTC Interpretation Concerning the Scope of the Risk-Based Pricing RuleFederal
April 3, 2012Fuel Economy Guides: Some Reminders and UpdatesFederal
April 3, 2012Reminder: 2012 Version of NHTSA Insurance Cost Booklet Now RequiredFederal
February 21, 2012Auto Dealer Law: New Legal & Federal Compliance Guide Available to CADA Members at Discount Price! Federal
September 6, 2011FTC Issues Consumer Alert: "Auto Warranties, Routine Maintenance, and Repairs: Is Using the Dealer a Must?"Federal
May 31, 2011FTC Finds Broad Compliance Among Auto Dealers on Notice RequirementFederalHolder in Due Course Rule
May 17, 2011NADA Explains the Extraordinary Value of Dealer-Assisted Financing at FTC RoundtableFederal
May 3, 2011Federal Reserve Board - FREE Information Brochure for ConsumersFederal
February 1, 2011NADA Outlines Job-Killing Regulations in Letter to New CongressFederalNADA request for examples of excessive regulatory overreach ; Rep. Issa has special website also
December 14, 20102011 Fuel Economy GuidesFederalLink to download the guide; guidance letter from agency.
November 16, 2010Model Privacy Notice: New Agency-Provided Forms Offer Safe HarborFederalIncludes link to FTC online form builder & to NADA summary of changes
September 14, 2010Risk Based Pricing to Consumers - New Federal Mandate Affecting Dealers Starts January 1, 2011Federal
February 9, 2010FTC and FRB Release Final Risk-Based Pricing Rule: Effective January 1, 2010Federal
October 20, 20092010 Annual Fuel Economy Guide Now AvailableFederal
June 17, 2009COBRA Employer Requirements for New Federally Mandated COBRA SubsidyFederal
June 3, 2009Federal WARN Act May Require Advance Notice of Major Layoff or ClosingFederal
June 3, 2009SBA Includes Dealer Floorplan Loans in 7(a) Programs as of July 1, 2009Federal
April 29, 2009US Government Releases Automotive Industry ReportFederal
April 8, 20092009 NHTSA Insurance Booklets Now AvailableFederal
March 18, 2009Other Regulatory/Legal Reminders: Upcoming Effective Dates: -Federal I-9 now effective April 3rd. -Red Flags & Address Discrepancy RuleFederal
February 11, 2009The Regulatory Maze: NADA's Annual Update on Federal RegulationsFederalOverview of all federal legal requirements at a dealership -- by department and topic
October 8, 2008TWO NEW NADA LEGAL COMPLIANCE PUBLICATIONS NOW AVAILABLE ONLINE: -A Dealer Guide to the FTC Affiliate Marketing Rule (L51) - Electronic Disclosure Rules for Dealership Online Commerce (L52) via mail. Federal
April 23, 2008DOT RULE RESTRICTS SPARE BATTERIES IN LUGGAGE (SUMMER TRAVEL TIP)Federal
November 28, 2007NADA Regulatory Review Available Online Federal
January 31, 2007NEW EDITION OF NADA REGULATORY COMPLIANCE CHART AVAILABLEFederal
September 19, 2007NEW SAFETY LABELS NOW REQUIRED (NHTSA / Monroney label)Federal
November 15, 2016FTC Amends Used Car Rule, Issues Revised Buyers GuideFederal-Buyers GuideEffective Jan. 27, 2017 (with one-year grace period to use existing inventory). Fillable PDF also available.
November 4, 2014Reminder of Used Car Buyers Guide RequirementsFederal-Buyers Guide
July 30, 2008REMINDER OF USED CAR BUYERS GUIDE REQUIREMENTSFederal-Buyers Guide
December 15, 2009IRS Answers "Cash For Clunkers" Consumer Tax QuestionsFederal-CARs/Cash for Clunkers
November 3, 2009NADA Releases Fact Sheet Regarding Clunkers Scrap ValueFederal-CARs/Cash for Clunkers
October 13, 2009CARS / Cash For Clunkers - Title Branding For The Clunker Trade Ins - CorrectionFederal-CARs/Cash for ClunkersDealers do not need to provide copies of the junked car titles to Department of Revenue
October 6, 2009CARS / Cash for Clunkers-Title Branding For the Clunker Trade-InsFederal-CARs/Cash for ClunkersCORRECTED LATER; DEALERS DO NOT NEED TO PROVIDE; RECYCLERS SHOULD
September 9, 2009NADA Update on "Cash For Clunkers" Federal-CARs/Cash for Clunkers120,000 of 690,114 deals submitted approved for est'd $500 million paid out; Expect to be paying $100 million claims/day by Sept. 11th
September 2, 2009Wrapping Up Cash For Clunkers (CARS): Wrapping Up: Getting Paid, Unwinding Deals, and Trade-in Management See www.coloradodealers.org/cashforclunkers Federal-CARs/Cash for Clunkers
August 26, 2009CARS Program aka "Cash For Clunkers" - Program Has EndedFederal-CARs/Cash for Clunkers
August 19, 2009CARS Program aka "CASH For Clunkers" - Latest UpdatesFederal-CARs/Cash for Clunkers
August 12, 2009CARS ACT - Updated Q&A from NADAFederal-CARs/Cash for Clunkers
August 12, 2009CARS ACT - Update on Audit ProcessFederal-CARs/Cash for Clunkers
August 5, 2009Consumer Assistance To Recycle and Save (CARS) ACT of 2009 Taxability of Payments to Dealerships - IRS AdvisoryFederal-CARs/Cash for Clunkers
August 5, 2009CARS Act, AKA "Cash For Clunkers" -- Latest NADA UpdatesFederal-CARs/Cash for Clunkers
July 29, 2009Cash For Clunkers-Latest UpdatesFederal-CARs/Cash for Clunkers
July 29, 2009Cash For Clunkers-Colorado Tax UpdatesFederal-CARs/Cash for Clunkers
July 22, 2009CASH For Clunkers UpdatesFederal-CARs/Cash for Clunkers
July 15, 2009Cash For Clunkers: Colorado Sales/Use TaxFederal-CARs/Cash for Clunkers
July 8, 2009Cash For Clunkers: Car Allowance Rebate SystemFederal-CARs/Cash for Clunkers
July 1, 2009Cash for Clunker: Car Allowance Rebate System (CARS) Program UpdateFederal-CARs/Cash for Clunkers
December 31, 2013Reminder: 8300 Cash Reporting - Annual Consumer Notices Due by Jan. 31stFederal-Cash Reporting
January 15, 2013Reminder: 8300 Cash Reporting - Consumer Notices Due by Jan. 31stFederal-Cash ReportingRelative Collision Insurance Cost Information
January 10, 2012REMINDER: 8300 Cash Reporting - Consumer Notices Due by Jan. 31stFederal-Cash Reporting
July 12, 2011IRS Form 8300 Revised: Report of Cash Payments Over $10,000Federal-Cash Reporting
January 25, 2011Reminder: 8300 Cash Reporting - Consumer Notices Due by Jan. 31stFederal-Cash Reporting
January 12, 2010FORM 8300 Cash Reporting - Consumer Notice Reminder by Jan. 31Federal-Cash Reporting
January 28, 2009FORM 8300 Cash Reporting - Consumer Notice Reminder by Jan. 31Federal-Cash ReportingAnnual disclsoure to consumers due by January 31st each year
January 21, 2009FORM 8300 CASH REPORTING - CONSUMER NOTICE REMINDER BY JAN. 31Federal-Cash ReportingAnnual disclsoure to consumers due by January 31st each year
January 16, 2008FORM 8300 Cash Reporting -- Consumer Notice Reminder by Jan. 31Federal-Cash Reporting
February 2, 2016CFPB Takes Action Against Colorado Dealer Finance CompanyFederal-CFPB
October 7, 2014NADA Fair Credit Compliance webinar now available onlineFederal-CFPB
September 30, 2014NADA Fair Credit Compliance webinar now available onlineFederal-CFPBOverview and instructions for NADA's optional Fair Credit Compliance program
July 8, 2014CFPB Promises Clarity on Discrimination; NADA SkepticalFederal-CFPB
December 23, 2013CFPB and DOJ Announce Enforcement Action Against AllyFederal-CFPB
July 9, 2013Federal-CFPBNADA
April 2, 2013NADA and NAMAD Question CFPB's Approach in Its Guidance on Auto LendingFederal-CFPBRe-run from prior week
March 26, 2013NADA and NAMAD Question CFPB's Approach in Its Guidance on Auto LendingFederal-CFPBGuest article by Mike Dommermuth, Fairfield & Woods, P.C.
September 6, 2016NADA: New HazCom Guide for Dealers AvailableFederal-EH&S
July 19, 2016OSHA Issues New Injury and Illness Electronic Reporting MandateFederal-EH&S
May 31, 2016OSHA HAZCOM: Final Phase-In Deadline- June 1stFederal-EH&S
April 12, 2016Dealership Autobody Shops Exempted Froms OSHA's New Crystalline Silica Rule Federal-EH&S
November 17, 2015OSHA Penalties to IncreaseFederal-EH&S
October 6, 2015KPA Tip of the Month: October 30, 2015 - EEOC Report DeadlineFederal-EH&SApplies to orgnaizations with > 100 employees at 'affiliated entites'
February 10, 2015Reminder: OSHA Injury/Illness Recordkeeping and Reporting Now Applies To DealersFederal-EH&SFact sheet and link to forms, instructions, tutorials, and handbooks
October 28, 2014Tomorrow: Important Injury/Illness Recordkeeping and Reporting Webinar by NADA and OSHAFederal-EH&SRe-run
October 21, 2014Tomorrow: Important Injury/Illness Recordkeeping and Reporting Webinar by NADA and OSHAFederal-EH&S
September 16, 2014OSHA Repeals Dealer Recordkeeping ExemptionsFederal-EH&S
April 8, 2014NADA Testifies at OSHA Silica Dust Hearing, Urges Agency to Recognize Good Body Shop PracticesFederal-EH&S
November 26, 2013Deadline this week! OSHA Hazardous Communications Changes: Employee Training RequiredFederal-EH&S
November 19, 2013OSHA Hazardous Communications Changes: Employee Training Required by December 1st Federal-EH&SRan again Nov. 12, Nov. 5, 2013 and Oct. 29, 2013
November 12, 2013OSHA Hazardous Communications Changes: Employee Training Required by December 1st Federal-EH&SRan again Nov. 5, 2013 and Oct. 29, 2013
October 29, 2013OSHA Hazardous Communications Changes: Employee Training Required by December 1stFederal-EH&SRan again Nov. 5, 2013
September 17, 2013EPA/DOE Issue Voluntary Used-Car Fuel Economy LabelFederal-EH&SNADA 60-Second Email
September 10, 2013KPA Announces New Environmental & Safety Risk Assessment, A Complimentary Tool Used To Reduce RiskFederal-EH&S
September 3, 2013New Federal Cross-Agency Effort on Employer I-9/E-Verify PracticesFederal-EH&SMountain States Employers Council
August 13, 2013DOT Relaxes Some Hazmat Shipping RequirementsFederal-EH&SNADA 60-Second Email
August 6, 2013OSHA Targets Body Shops With New Enforcement ProgramFederal-EH&S
July 30, 2013EPA Provisionally Excludes Solvent Wipes from Hazardous Waste RulesFederal-EH&S
February 12, 2013TIER II Chemical Reporting for Dealerships: March 1st Deadline Federal-EH&S
November 27, 2012Federal-EH&SLink to KPA webinar included--archive at: www.dealerwebinars.com/top10
October 4, 2011Take-Aways From Recent KPA Webinar on Environmental, Health & Safety EnforcementFederal-EH&S
November 9, 2010KPA Announces New Product to Comply With DOT Hazmat TransportationFederal-EH&SNow available as a stand alone service
August 10, 2010KPA Article: Environment, Health & Safety: Now is the Time to Prepare, Evaluate, Update and Implement Your SPCC PlanFederal-EH&SThe Spill Prevention, Control, and Countermeasure (SPCC) rule
May 25, 2010KPA: AIR CONDITIONING SERVICE CERTIFICATIONFederal-EH&S
March 2, 2010Tip of the Month: Check if you Meet the New SPCC Rule Compliance DatesFederal-EH&S
January 5, 2010EPA initial Notification Form Required For Body Shops By January 11, 2010Federal-EH&S
September 10, 2008HYBRID SAFETY ON THE SALES FLOORFederal-EH&SPart 3 of 3
September 3, 2008BASICS OF HYBRID SAFETY FOR THE SERVICE TECHNICIANFederal-EH&SPart 1 of 3
September 3, 2008RECENT DEALERSHIP FINE FOR HAZARDOUS MATERIAL SHIPPING VIOLATIONFederal-EH&S
August 27, 2008BASICS OF HYBRID SAFETY FOR THE SERVICE MANAGERFederal-EH&SPart 2 of 3
January 2, 2008OSHA Clarifies PPE RequirementsFederal-EH&S
November 28, 2007HAZMAT EMPLOYEES MUST BE TRAINED (any who "receive or ship")Federal-EH&SKPA contact info included
September 26, 2007EPA PROPOSES NEW HAZARDOUS EMISSIONS FOR BODY SHOPS Federal-EH&SNADA Regulatory
September 12, 2007FEDERATED ANNOUNCES NEW HAZMAT TRAINING CDFederal-EH&SHazmat CD
June 18, 2013Federal-ES&HNADA Regulatory Affairs
April 18, 2007MONRONEY LABELS: CUSTOMERS SHOULD REMOVE THE LABEL, NOT DEALERSFederal-Monroney labels
November 12, 2008DEALERSHIP Q&A: NON-FUNCTIONING ELECTRONIC ODOMETERFederal-OdometerNHTSA Legal Interpretation Letter, 1/13/2000
May 2, 2007OFAC COMPLIANCE REMINDERSFederal-OFAC
February 25, 2009Economic Stimulus Bill Contains New COBRA RequirementsFederal-Rescue/Stimulus-08-09
February 20, 2009Consumer Tax Incentives in Federal Stimulus BillFederal-Rescue/Stimulus-08-09Special issue
February 18, 2009Small Business Administration: New Motor Vehicle Dealer Loan Guaranty CampaignFederal-Rescue/Stimulus-08-09
January 7, 2009NADA SUMMARY OF TALF (TERM ASSET-BACKED SECURITIES LOAN FACILITY) - WHAT IT MEANS TO DEALERSFederal-Rescue/Stimulus-08-09Federal Reserve Board's TALF program overview
April 7, 2015NADA Releases Article on Ways to Preserve Cash Flow When Receiving Factory Image PaymentsFederal-Tax
March 6, 2012Dealers Reminded to Consult With Their Tax Practitioners Soon About the UNICAP Safe Harbors!Federal-TaxNADA Unversity alert; cross-ref. to Dick Heider article on 3/15/2011
November 29, 2011Tax Incentives For Business Vehicle Purchases in 2011Federal-TaxGuest article by Stockman Kast Ryan + Co.
March 15, 2011Reminder: UNICAP Safe Harbor Election FilingFederal-TaxGuest article by By Dick Heider, CPA, Heider, Tanner & Dirks, Inc.
January 4, 2011IRS Mileage Rate for 2011Federal-Tax$0.51 per mile in 2011
November 30, 2010IRS Creates UNICAP Safe Harbor Methods for DealersFederal-TaxIncludes NADA Q&A document
November 23, 2010IRS Creates UNICAP Safe Harbor Methods for DealersFederal-TaxIncludes link to article by By Richard P. Heider, CPA, Heider, Tanner and Dirks, Inc.
June 15, 2010HYBRID / ALTERNATIVE FUEL TAX CREDITSFederal-Tax
May 11, 2010NEW FEDERAL LAW INCLUDES TAX BENEFITS FOR EMPLOYERS (APRIL 2010)Federal-Tax
November 3, 2009UNICAP- Looming Tax Issue For DealersFederal-Tax
April 8, 2009IRS 2009 Standard Mileage RatesFederal-Tax
July 16, 2008IRS INCREASES MILEAGE RATES THROUGH DECEMBER 31, 2008Federal-Tax
July 16, 2008SUMMARY OF 2008 UPDATES FROM THE IRSFederal-Tax
November 28, 2007IRS Issues guidance on tool reimbursement plans Federal-Tax
July 25, 2007UPDATED IRS PUBLICATIONSFederal-Tax
March 7, 2007FEDERAL EXCISE TAX REFUND AVAILABLE TO DEALERSFederal-Tax
October 27, 2015Do-Not-Call Rules Do Not Prohibit From Calling Consumers About Vehicle RecallsFederal-Telemarketing
December 10, 2013FCC Makes Important Changes to TCPA (Telephone Consumer Protection Act) Rules. Rerun from prior week.Federal-TelemarketingGuest article by attorney Michael Charapp
December 3, 2013FCC Makes Important Changes to TCPA (Telephone Consumer Protection Act) RulesFederal-TelemarketingGuest article by attorney Michael Charapp
February 23, 2010Text Messaging: Regulations for Dealer Communications with CustomersFederal-Telemarketing
September 2, 2009Reminder: FTC Amendments Regarding Pre-Recorded Calls Effective September 1, 2009Federal-Telemarketing
October 15, 2013New Consent Requirements for Telephone Calls and Text Messages Effective October 16th Federal-Telmarketing
February 18, 2009New FTC Regulations on Automated Telemarketing CallsFederal-TelmarketingTelemarketing Sales Rule (TSR); as of Sept. 1, 2009, sellers and telemarketers no prerecorded calls unless have prior written agreement from the recipient
October 3, 2007HOW TO KEEP INSURANCE AND OTHER CHARGES OUT OF THE FINANCE CHARGE, by Thomas Hudson, Hudson Cooke, LLPFederal-TILA / Regulation ZSpot Delivery
October 22, 2008NHTSA TIRE RE-PLACARDING REQUIREMENTSFederal-TiresDecember 2007, NHTSA clarifications, and further NADA clarifications sought
April 4, 2007TIRE PLACARDING REMINDER: RE-PLACARDING MAY BE NECESSARY PRIOR TO FIRST SALEFederal-Tires
May 20, 2009CADA 2009 Legislative Review - Including Franchise Act SummaryFranchise ActSummary of SB09-091, Franchise Act changes; Under "Legislative" articles
May 19, 2015Reminder: Colorado Law Limits Manufacturer Warranty/Sales Incentive Audits to 9 Months Franchise Law
July 22, 2014NADA Responds to FTC On Factory Direct Sales In Auto RetailingFranchise Law
April 2, 2013Reminder: Colorado Law Limits Manufacturer Warranty / Incentive Charge-backs to Nine MonthsFranchise Law
October 19, 2010Reminder: Colorado Law Limits Manufacturer Warranty/Sales Incentive Audits to 9 MonthsFranchise Law
May 13, 2014Health Care Reform -- Just a Click Away: MSEC Learning ZoneHealthcare Reform
September 3, 2013Health Care Reform - Employee Notices Due by October 1stHealthcare Reform
March 18, 2014EEOC and FTC Offer Joint Tips on Use of Employment Background ChecksLabor & Employment
March 11, 2014Personnel Record ConfidentialityLabor & Employmentby Kathryn Carlson, VP of HR Management Products, KPA
November 19, 2013FY2012 EEOC Statistics Published, Disability Claims Prominent in Arizona and Colorado Labor & Employment
April 24, 2012NLRB Poster Implementation HaltedLabor & Employment
April 10, 2012Labor & EmploymentLATER SUSPENDED BY COURT ACTION
January 31, 2012Labor Department - Unemployment Insurance UpdatesLabor & EmploymentDue dates change from postmark to 'date received', 2012 rates, and Independent contractor misclassification issues.
December 13, 2011Press Release: US Labor Dept., Colorado Dept, of Labor and Employment Partner on Misclassification of Employees as Independent ContractorsLabor & Employment
October 25, 2011 Employee vs. Independent Contractor?Labor & Employment
October 11, 2011She Said WHAT About Me? Guest Article by Fisher & Phillips, LLPLabor & EmploymentGuest Article by Fisher & Phillips, LLP; Employee comments on social media and what is protected
March 1, 2011NADA Opposes National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) Poster MandateLabor & Employment
February 1, 2011Department of Labor's Bridge to Justice ProgramLabor & EmploymentDept. of Labor Wage & Hour division will now refer complaints directly to local attorneys
October 12, 2010Employee or Independent Contractor?Labor & EmploymentGuest Article By Michael Charapp
April 13, 2010INDEPENDENT CONTRACTORS: BE CAREFUL OF EMPLOYEE MISCLASSIFICATIONLabor & Employment
March 30, 2010BACK TO THE BASICS: HIRING GOOD EMPLOYEESLabor & Employment
December 15, 2009MSEC Alert on Employer Posting Requirements: Two Recent ChangesLabor & Employment
September 16, 2009Guest Column: Investigating Claims of HarrasmentLabor & EmploymentGuest Column: John Donavan Fisher & Phillips, LLP
May 13, 2009Record Number of Discrimination Charges in 2008: Can 2009 Be Far Behind?Labor & Employment
April 15, 2009COBRA Employer Requirements for New Federally Mandated COBRA SubsidyLabor & Employment
February 4, 2009Guest Column: Your Dealership's 2009" Employment To Do" ListLabor & EmploymentBy John Donovan, Fisher & Phillips, LLP
September 10, 2008GUEST LEGAL COLUMN: RELIGIOUS DISCRIMINATION: JUST HOW DIFFERENT IS IT?Labor & Employment
May 14, 2008THE LAWSUIT DU JOURLabor & EmploymentBy John Donovan, Fisher & Phillips LLP
April 23, 2008TEN EMPLOYMENT PRIORTIES FOR 2008Labor & EmploymentBy John Donovan, Fisher & Phillips, LLP
May 9, 2007EMPLOYEE REFERENCE CHECKSLabor & EmploymentMSEC FYI Publication, Federated sample form, and C.R.S. 8-2-114
November 29, 2016New Federal I-9 Form Released Labor & Employment-FederalRe-run
November 29, 2016Nationwide Block on Changes to DOL "White Collar" Overtime RuleLabor & Employment-FederalPlus link to MSEC article "The Overtime Rule: What Now?"
November 22, 2016New Federal I-9 Form Released Labor & Employment-FederalRev. 11/14/2016
October 4, 2016NADA Releases New Guide On Wage and Hour Law: Dealer Guide to Federal Wage and Hour, Child Labor and Wage Discrimination Compliance (L01) Labor & Employment-FederalLinks to press release, FTC blog-post, and complaint
September 20, 2016EEOC Annual Report (EEO - 1) Due By Sept. 30 for Dealers with 100 + EmployeesLabor & Employment-Federal
June 21, 2016Supreme Court Issues Pro-Dealer Opinion in Service Writer Overtime CaseLabor & Employment-Federal
May 24, 2016Obama Adminstration Tightens Overtime Exemption for White Collar Dealership EmployeesLabor & Employment-FederalNADA FAQ / Link to updated dealer guide
May 17, 2016EEOC Issues Guidance on Leave as Accomodation Under ADALabor & Employment-Federal
March 29, 2016I-9 Form Expiring, But Don't Let That Bother YouLabor & Employment-Federal
March 1, 2016White- Collar Exemption Rule Coming in JulyLabor & Employment-Federal
July 14, 2015Labor & Employment-Federal
May 12, 2015NLRB General Counsel Issues Guidance on Employee Handbooks and Election Procedures Labor & Employment-Federal
March 10, 2015Labor & Employment-Federal
September 30, 2014Reminder: EEOC Report Due Today/Sept. 30 for Dealers with 100+ EmployeesLabor & Employment-Federal
April 29, 2014FMLA: How and When You Can Use ItLabor & Employment-Federalby Kathryn Carlson, VP of HR Management Products, KPA
May 21, 2013Colorado Civil Unions Act Effective May 1st: Implications For EmployersLabor & Employment-Federal
May 14, 2013NADA Victorious in NLRB Poster Court ChallengeLabor & Employment-FederalNADA 60-Second Email, 5/8/2013
May 7, 2013New I-9 Form Now Required Labor & Employment-FederalForm Revision date, 03/08/13
March 12, 2013New I-9 Form Effective Today, Employers Must Use by May 7Labor & Employment-FederalRev. 03/08/13
March 5, 2013Dealers Must Display New FMLA Poster by March 8Labor & Employment-Federal
February 26, 2013Company Pays $1.3 Million for Misclassified Independent ContractorsLabor & Employment-Federal
September 25, 2012EEOC Report Due by September 30 For Employers With 100 Or More EmployeesLabor & Employment-Federal
May 22, 2012Legal Alert: Court Invalidates Ambush Election Rule; Board Suspends ImplementationLabor & Employment-FederalGuest article by Ford & Harrison, LLP
May 15, 2012EEOC Issues Final Rule on RFOA Defense to Disparate Impact Age ClaimsLabor & Employment-Federal
February 28, 2012Labor & Employment-FederalGuest Article by Jerry Coker, Ford & Harrison, LLP
February 7, 2012Labor Department - Unemployment Insurance UpdatesLabor & Employment-FederalRe-run from prior week. Change to date received vs. postmark
January 17, 2012NLRB Further Delays Posting Requirement Deadline, but Issues Regulation That Speeds Union Election ProceduresLabor & Employment-FederalRe-run from prior week
January 10, 2012NLRB Further Delays Posting Requirement Deadline, But Issues Regulation That Speeds Union Election ProceduresLabor & Employment-FederalNew deadline: April 30, 2012
October 18, 2011NLRB Posting Requirement Delayed Until January 31, 2012Labor & Employment-Federal
September 20, 2011National Labor Relations Board Poster Available NowLabor & Employment-FederalNov. 14th effective date.
September 20, 2011FLSA Overtime Case Stings Car Dealer for $450KLabor & Employment-Federal
August 30, 2011National Labor Relations Board (NLRB): New Poster Mandate and More Pro-Union Changes on the HorizonLabor & Employment-FederalLinks to Fisher & Phillips alert and articles from CACI and Ford & Harrison
October 5, 2010ICE Sends I-9 Audit Notices to Hundreds of Employers NationwideLabor & Employment-Federal
August 17, 2010Guest Article Regarding the EEOC: Some Cautionary Tales; How to ensure your dealership is not the subject of an EEOC press releaseLabor & Employment-FederalBy John Donovan , Fisher & Phillips LLP
November 24, 2009Guest Column: Round up the Usual SuspectsLabor & Employment-FederalGuest Column: John Donavan Fisher & Phillips, LLP
September 29, 2009EEOC Publishes Proposed ADAAA Regulations Labor & Employment-FederalGuest Column: Mountain States Employers Council (includes link to EEOC question-and-answer document)
May 13, 2009Guest Column: Lily Ledbetter Fair Pay Act -New Federal Amendments to Discrimination LawsLabor & Employment-FederalWho the heck is Lily Ledbetter? By John Donovan, Fisher & Phillips
April 1, 2009New I-9 Required beginning April 3, 2009Labor & Employment-Federal
April 1, 2009COBRA Continuation Assistance: Dealer May Need To Send Notice Letters By April 18th!Labor & Employment-Federal
February 11, 2009ALERT! New I-9 Form DELAYED Until April 3, 2009!Labor & Employment-Federal
February 4, 2009ALERT! New I-9 Form DELAYED Until April 3, 2009!Labor & Employment-Federal
January 28, 2009New I-9 Form ReleasedLabor & Employment-FederalEffective date of Feb. 2nd, 2009 postponed to Apr. 3rd
January 7, 2009NEW I-9 REQUIRED FOR FEDERAL EMPLOYMENT VERIFICATIONLabor & Employment-FederalOriginal effective date of February 2, 2009 later postponed to Apr. 3rd
November 26, 2008FAMILY MEDICAL LEAVE ACT (FMLA): FINAL REGULATIONS PUBLISHED AND EFFECTIVE JANUARY 16, 2009Labor & Employment-Federal
September 17, 2008EEOC EMPLOYMENT POSTER REVISEDLabor & Employment-Federal"Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law" poster; link to order online from EEOC, free
June 4, 2008NEW POSTER REQUIRED TO RECOGNIZE CHANGES TO FAMILY AND MEDICAL LEAVE ACTLabor & Employment-FederalFMLA
March 12, 2008NEW FAMILY MEDICAL LEAVE ACT (FMLA) PROVISIONS FOR MILITARY FAMILIESLabor & Employment-FederalFMLA
December 12, 2007Employers must use new form I-9 starting Dec. 26th Labor & Employment-Federal
October 10, 2007FEDERAL EMPLOYMENT VERIFICATION: GUIDANCE ON NO MATCH LETTERS**Labor & Employment-Federal
September 6, 2007EEOC REPORT DUE FOR DEALERS WITH 100 OR MORE EMPLOYEES BY SEPT. 30Labor & Employment-FederalEEOC reports
November 8, 2016Employee Notice Required by New Pregnancy Provisions in the Colorado Anti-Discrimination ActLabor & Employment-StateReminder of MSEC membership benefits and contact information.
July 13, 2016State-Level Employment Verificiation Law Repealed as of August 10, 2016Labor & Employment-State
March 29, 2016Reminder of Colorado Employment Verfication LawLabor & Employment-State
December 29, 2015Colorado Minimum Wage PostersLabor & Employment-State
October 6, 2015No More "Use-It-Or-Lose-It" Vacattion Policies for Colorado EmployersLabor & Employment-State
June 16, 2015Colorado Employers Handed Medical Marijuana VictoryLabor & Employment-State
November 18, 2014Labor & Employment-StateJan. 1, 2015 key changes, by MSEC. Link to CO Wage Act Fact sheet
October 21, 2014Labor & Employment-State
March 4, 2014Updated Colorado Unemployment Form Raises QuestionsLabor & Employment-State
February 4, 2014Colorado Supreme Court Takes Up Major Marijuana CaseLabor & Employment-StateBrandon Coats v. Dish Network
January 14, 2014Sale Of Recreational Marijuana Does Not Change Status Quo For Colorado EmployersLabor & Employment-StateBy Mountain States Employers Council; includes link to task force report on Amend. 64 implementation
December 23, 2013Colorado Minimum Wage Order and IRS Mileage RatesLabor & Employment-State
December 17, 2013Colorado Minimum Wage Order and IRS Mileage RatesLabor & Employment-StateRe-run Dec. 23, 2013
October 22, 2013Guidance Available from State on Recent Laws Restricting Employer Use of Credit Reports and Social Media Account Information Labor & Employment-StateLaw effective July 1st, 2013; rulemaking still underway
May 21, 2013Colorado Court Ruling On Marijuana: Part II - What It Means For EmployersLabor & Employment-StateBy Michelle Magruder, Esq., Fairfield and Woods, P.C.
May 14, 2013Colorado Court of Appeals Rules Employers May Terminate Employees Who Test Positive For MarijuanaLabor & Employment-StateBy Michelle Magruder, Esq., Fairfield and Woods, P.C.
January 29, 2013Department of Labor Audit Alert: Dealer Receives Random Audit Notice Covering State Employment Verification LawLabor & Employment-State
January 22, 2013KPA: 2013 HR Regulations UpdatesLabor & Employment-State
January 22, 2013Department of Labor Audit Alert: Dealer Receives Random Audit Notice Covering State Employment Verification LawLabor & Employment-State
December 18, 2012Labor & Employment-StateLink to Colorado Minimum Wage Order 29
October 23, 2012Reminder: Employee Time Off to VoteLabor & Employment-State
October 16, 2012New Form Required For CO Employment Verification Law - Effective October 1, 2012Labor & Employment-State
November 15, 2011Reminder of Colorado Employment Verification LawLabor & Employment-StateI-9 type-STATE form that must be completed for the state in addition to the federal I-9
October 18, 2011Colorado Minimum Wage to Increase January 1, 2012Labor & Employment-State
July 26, 2011Medical Marijuana Not Legal Says Colorado CourtLabor & Employment-State
July 19, 2011Medical Marijuana Not Legal Says Colorado CourtLabor & Employment-State
April 26, 2011Overtime Exemption: Dealership Service Personnel - Additional GuidanceLabor & Employment-StateGuidance from Fisher & Phillips and Ford & Harrison; MSEC guidance on alternative exemptions
April 19, 2011Overtime Exemption: Department of Labor Reverses Longstanding Position on Dealership Service PersonnelLabor & Employment-StateNADA alert
February 6, 2008REMINDER: STATE AFFIDAVIT REQUIRED FOR ALL NEW EMPLOYEES Labor & Employment-State
October 3, 2007COLORADO DEPARTMENT OF LABOR - QUICK REFERENCE GUIDELabor & Employment-State
July 25, 2007UNEMPLOYMENT CLAIMS PROCESS: DUE DATE CHANGESLabor & Employment-State
January 3, 2007Colorado Dept. of Revenue Affidavit DR 4679 - Restrictions on Public Benefits Labor & Employment-StateSalesperson licensing
January 3, 2007Colorado Department of Labor Employment Verification Affirmation Form Labor & Employment-State
January 3, 2007Labor & Employment-State
March 4, 2009Making Work Pay: Employee Tax Rebates in Recent Federal Stimulus BillLabory & Employment-Federal
December 24, 2008GUEST COLUMN: OUT OF THE FRYING PAN, INTO THE FIRELaobr & EmploymentBy John Donovan, Fisher & Phillips, LLP
December 13, 2016Littleton dealership sues Mercedes over increased competitionLegal / General
September 13, 2016Important Claim Filing Deadline This Week For VW Emissions Settlement - Dealers EligibleLegal / GeneralFor 'prior owners' -- existing owners have a later deadline
March 8, 2016United States Supreme Court Rejects Alliance's Attack on Motor Vehcile Franchise LawsLegal / General
January 5, 20162016 Top Twenty Legal Trends For Automotive DealersLegal / General
September 1, 2015A TO Z Compliance: [C]onsignment - Topic #4Legal / General
June 30, 2015Legal / GeneralGuest Article by Kieran A. Lasater, Esq, Fairfield and Woods, P.C.
January 20, 20152015: Top Twenty Legal Trends For Automotive DealersLegal / GeneralPlus legal audit checklist
May 27, 2014NADA: Notice about Bi-Weekly Payment ProductsLegal / General
May 20, 2014Legal / GeneralBy Robert C. Davis, CPA, Dixon Hughes Goodman LLP; NADC article reprint.
May 6, 20142014: Top Twenty Legal Trends For Automotive DealersLegal / GeneralBy Eric Chase, Bressler, Amery & Ross, P.C.
January 28, 2014Dealer Data Guidance - Service Provider AddendumLegal / GeneralNADA Guidance - includes overview of the primary regulatory issues.
April 23, 2013Colorado FMLA Bill Passes Colorado LegislatureLegal / GeneralLegislative section: By Tina Harkness, Mountain States Employers Council
April 9, 2013Information on Potential Mass Action Lawsuit Against CarfaxLegal / GeneralBellavia Blatt Andron & Crossett, PC
April 9, 2013The Vexing Problem of Erroneous Vehicle History ReportsLegal / GeneralGuest Article by Kieran A. Lasater, Esq, Fairfield and Woods, P.C.
February 19, 20132013 Top Twenty Legal Trends For Automotive DealersLegal / GeneralBy Eric L. Chase, Esq., Bressler, Amery & Ross
June 12, 2012Legal / GeneralGuest article by By: Richard Sox, Esq.
April 17, 2012Guest Article: Selected Litigation and Compliance Issues From Around the CountryLegal / General
February 22, 2011Social Media: Legal Issues (includes a sample authorization form)Legal / GeneralGuest article By Michael Dommermuth, McGloin, Davenport, Severson & Snow, P.C.
February 8, 20112011 Top Twenty Legal Trends for Automotive DealersLegal / GeneralGuest Article: Eric Chase, Bressler, Amery & Ross P.C.; includes checklist
October 26, 2010Reynolds & Reynolds Document Solutions: Source for Compliant Credit Applications and MoreLegal / General
July 22, 2009Beware of Auto-Renewal Clauses in Vendor ContractsLegal / GeneralGuest Column: Don't Get Caught: Always Read a Contract Before You Sign by Bill Walters, CADA Legal Counsel
April 24, 2009Webinar: Manufacturer Bankruptcy: What it Means and Proactive Steps for You to PrepareLegal / General
April 22, 2009GUEST LEGAL COLUMN: OVERVIEW OF DEALERSHIP LITIGATION AND LEGAL TRENDS ACROSS THE STATESLegal / GeneralThe CARLAWYER By Thomas B. Hudson and Emily Marlow Beck
March 4, 2009Review DMS Contract Changes: Action Required! Guest Article Paul GillrieLegal / GeneralGuest Article, Paul Gillrie
December 31, 2008GUEST COLUMN: DISASTER PACKLegal / GeneralBy: Ronald C. Smith, Stewart & Irwin, P.C., Chairman, Automotive Law Practice Group
December 24, 2008GUEST COLUMN: THE HARSH IMPACT ON DEALERS OF A DETROIT MELTDOWN: (The What-ifs of a Franchisor Bankruptcy or Government Bailout. A Call for GM, Chrysler and Ford to Take Bold, Forward-Looking, Imperative ActionLegal / GeneralBy Eric L. Chase, Esq., Bressler, Amery & Ross
December 3, 2008NADA WHITE PAPER: The Benefits of the Franchised Dealer Network: The Economic and Statutory FrameworkLegal / General
November 26, 2008MYERS & FULLER: DEALER ALERT: ANSWERS FOR DEALERS IN THIS VOLATILE FLOORPLAN ENVIRONMENTLegal / GeneralMyers & Fuller, Client Alert 10/29/2008 (5 pages)
November 19, 2008GUEST LEGAL COLUMN: OVERVIEW OF DEALERSHIP LITIGATION AND LEGAL TRENDS ACROSS THE STATESLegal / General
September 17, 2008GUEST LEGAL COLUMN: OVERVIEW OF DEALERSHIP LITIGATION AND LEGAL TRENDS ACROSS THE STATESLegal / GeneralThe Carlawyer, Thomas Hudson and Emilly Marlow Beck
August 6, 2008NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF DEALER COUNSEL (NADC) JULY NEWSLETTERLegal / General
April 30, 2008SPOT DELIVERY-COMPLIANCE ARTICLE REPRINTLegal / GeneralSpot Delivery: 3 key areas of advice: (1) Take control of Advertising, (2) Seriously consider using an Arbitration Agreement with class action waiver (3) Develop a consumer dispute resolution process at your dealership
January 23, 2008Legal / GeneralEric Chase, Attorney
December 12, 2007Guest legal article - Hudson Cook, LLP; general review of legal / regulatory issues nationwide including:Legal / General
December 12, 2007 Hudson article: Litigation updates: cross-state licensing on internet sales; Adverse action; bankruptcy and class action in California on negative equityLegal / General
December 12, 2007Legal / General
December 5, 2007Litigation involving credit and debit card receipts (NADA Legal & Regulatory Alert)Legal / General
July 25, 2007CLASS ACTION LAWSUITS (AND OTHER NOT SO MYTHICAL CHARACTERS)Legal / GeneralSpot Delivery; Emily Marlow Beck, Hudson Cook
March 14, 2007INTERNATIONAL TRUCK AND ENGINE CORP. WINS LEGAL CHALLENGE ON RETAIL OWNERSHIP (Colo. Court of Appeals case included)Legal / General
December 21, 2010New Minimum Wage and Posting Requirement in ColoradoMinimum WageNow $7.36 (higher than federal); info on ordering posters from Mountain States Employers Council
December 22, 2009Colorado Department of Labor Annouces Minimum Wage Drop for 2010Minimum Wage
December 31, 2008REMINDERS: SALES/USE TAX & MINIMUN WAGE CHANGES EFFECTIVE JANUARY 1, 2009Minimum Wage
December 24, 2008COLORADO MINIMUM WAGE: ANNUAL INCREASE EFFECTIVE JANUARY 1, 2009Minimum WageColorado minimum wage will increase to $7.28 per hour; Minimum Wage Order Number 25.
November 21, 2007Reminder: STATE MINIMUM Wage CHANGES JAN. 1, 2008 Minimum WageCO Const. Article XVIII, Sect. 15
January 17, 2007EMERGENCY COLORADO MINIMUM WAGE ORDER AND POSTER ISSUEDMinimum Wage
January 3, 2007New Minimum Wage (Amendment 41)Minimum WageCO Const. Article XVIII, Sect. 15
April 22, 2014Dealer Participation Requested: Dept. of Revenue Web Site SurveysMiscellaneous
May 8, 2012KPA Offering 20% Discount To CADA Members During the Month of May!MiscellaneousKPA HR Management System
August 23, 2011Dealers Storing Files Electronically?MiscellaneousInfo request for any CO dealers doing this and with what company
March 8, 2011How to Properly Ship Recalled AirbagsMiscellaneousKPA link to a blog/video on the topic
November 24, 2009REMINDER - State Mandatory Furlough Day this FridayMiscellaneous
October 6, 2009Reminder: State Mandatory Furlough Day This FridayMiscellaneous
September 16, 2009Auto Industry Division Closed for State Mandatory Furlough Days Miscellaneous
April 16, 2008NADA LOGIN ID/PASSWORD CAN BE OBTAINED ONLINEMiscellaneousLogin information
March 5, 2008REMINDER ON STORAGE CHARGES AND MOTOR VEHICLE REPAIR ACTMV Repair ActMust have a separate agreement; includes link to a summary of the Motor Vehicle Repair Act, including requirements covering the repair process, written estimates, disclosures, required approvals and charges.
February 16, 2016Reminder: Off-Premise Permits For Auto Show Off-site permits
March 3, 2015Reminder: Off-Premise Permits For Auto Show REQUIRED Before the Auto ShowOff-site permits
April 1, 2014REMINDER: Off-Premise Permits for Auto Show Required BEFORE the ShowOff-site permits
March 5, 2013Reminder to Obtain Off Premise Permits for Denver Auto ShowOff-site permits
April 1, 2009Off-Premise Permits Must Be Available For Inspection at the Auto ShowOff-site permits
March 19, 2008DENVER INTERNATIONAL AUTO SHOW - OFF-SITE PERMITS REQUIREDOff-site permits
March 12, 2008DENVER INTERNATIONAL AUTO SHOW -- OFF SITE PERMITS REQUIREDOff-site permits
February 13, 2008REMINDER: OFF-SITE SALES PERMITS Off-site permitsC.R.S. 12-6-102 (16).
April 25, 2007DEALER Q&A: OFF-SITE PERMITS REQUIRED WHEN SALES ACTIVITY WILL TAKE PLACE; NOT FOR DISPLAY ONLYOff-site permits
March 21, 2007Off-site permits
August 14, 2012FTC Looking at Safeguards CompliancePrivacy / SafeguardsGuest Article By Michael Charapp
June 12, 2012FTC Announces Enforcement Action Against Dealer For Alleged Data Security ViolationsPrivacy / Safeguards
January 31, 2012NADA Reminds Dealers to Protect Their DataPrivacy / SafeguardsRe-run from prior week
January 24, 2012NADA Reminds Dealers to Protect Their DataPrivacy / Safeguards
December 17, 2010New Model Privacy Forms & Risk Based Pricing Notices Effective January 1, 2011Privacy / SafeguardsSpecial Edition
December 14, 2010 REMINDER: Model Privacy Notices & Risk Based Pricing Notices - BOTH EFFECTIVE JANUARY 1, 2011Privacy / Safeguards
December 7, 2010CADA to Offer Customizable Model Privacy Notice FormsPrivacy / Safeguards
December 22, 2009FTC Issues Model Privacy NoticePrivacy / Safeguards
October 15, 2008CUSTOMER CREDIT INFORMATION ACCEPTED OVER THE INTERNET MUST BE SECUREPrivacy / Safeguards
March 28, 2007CUSTOMER CREDIT INFORMATION ACCEPTED OVER THE INTERNET MUST BE SECUREPrivacy / Safeguards
September 27, 2016Updated NADA FAQ Regarding RecallsRecalls
August 9, 2016Reminder: Federal Law Provides for Manufacturer Compensation to Dealers on New Vehicle RecallsRecalls1% per month on NEW vehicle inventory; sample request letter
June 14, 2016Safety Recall Update and Reminder- New Federal Requirements in Effect RecallsRentals and implications for loaners/courtesy vehicles
May 26, 2015Takata II: Something New or (a Lot) More of the Same?Recalls
November 4, 2014Takata Airbag Recall: Reminder of DOT Hazardous Material RequirementsRecallsBy Endorsed provider, KPA
September 9, 2014DOT Unveils New Online Lookup Tool for Vehicle RecallsRecallsRerun
September 2, 2014DOT Unveils New Online Lookup Tool for Vehicle RecallsRecallsRerun
August 26, 2014DOT Unveils New Online Lookup Tool for Vehicle Recalls Recalls
August 19, 2014The Dynamics of Recalls Have Changed: What Dealers Need to Know RecallsRerun
August 12, 2014The Dynamics of Recalls Have Changed: What Dealers Need to Know Recalls
March 25, 2014Safety RecallsRecallsNADA Regulatory Affairs alert
February 2, 2010Important Dealer Alert: Toyota Safety Recall-Affects All DealersRecalls
January 17, 2012Record Retention GuidelinesRecordkeepingIncludes link to Oct. 31, 2007 issue; Q&A on retention of consumer credit reports
August 16, 2011Record Retention Guidelines - Credit ReportsRecordkeeping
January 18, 2011Record Retention GuidelinesRecordkeeping
January 26, 2010Record Retention Guidelines RecordkeepingReminder - with standard listing
December 27, 2007Year-End Accounting/Controller ChecklistRecordkeeping
October 31, 2007RECORD RETENTION GUIDELINES - Credit Reports and Overall ListRecordkeepingInlcudes Adverse Action reminders
June 22, 2010RED FLAGS: DEALERS NEED TO BE IN COMPLIANCE, DESPITE LATEST ENFORCEMENT DELAYRed Flags
November 3, 20094th Postponement: Red Flags Enforcement Delayed (Again) Until June 1, 2010Red Flags
May 6, 2009Red Flags: Enforcement Deadline Delayed AgainRed Flags
October 29, 2008RED FLAGS RULE COMPLIANCE DATE DELAYED BY FTC; BUT DEALERSHIPS MAY STILL NEED TO BE IN COMPLIANCE BY NOV. 1STRed FlagsAddress Discrepancy Rule still takes effect on November 1, 2008
October 22, 2008REMINDER: NEW FEDERAL RED FLAGS & ADDRESS DISCREPANCY RULES: COMPLIANCE DEADLINE IS NOVEMBER 1STRed Flags
October 15, 2008REMINDER: NEW FEDERAL RED FLAGS & ADDRESS DISCREPANCY RULES: COMPLIANCE DEADLINE IS NOVEMBER 1STRed Flags -Identity Theft Prevention Program (ITPP)
October 8, 2008REMINDER: NEW FEDERAL RED FLAGS & ADDRESS DISCREPANCY RULES: COMPLIANCE DEADLINE IS NOVEMBER 1ST.Red FlagsIncludes link and helpful tip on Social Security numbers; first 3 digits link to where resideded when obtained
October 1, 2008REMINDER: NEW FEDERAL RED FLAGS & ADDRESS DISCREPANCY RULES: COMPLIANCE DEADLINE IS NOVEMBER 1STRed Flags -Overview of 10 key steps -26 sample red flags from rule - Link to NADA publication, L50
June 11, 2008*NEW* RED FLAGS RULE COMPLIANCE SEMINAR: PLUS: PRIVACY/SAFEGUARDS RE-CAPRed Flags
April 23, 2008RED FLAGS - PLAN FOR SUMMER TRAINING SERIES & PUBLICATIONRed Flags
December 12, 2007Hudson article: Federal Red Flag Rules have been finalized; compliance date is Nov. 1, 2008Red Flags
February 23, 2016Auto Theft Intelligence Coordination Center (ATICC) Alert: Car Thefts at Dealerships SCAM /Fraud Alert
January 21, 2014Fraud Alert: Be On The Lookout For Parts ScamSCAM /Fraud AlertThieves pose as rep's of other stores to buy expensive fuel injectors
April 5, 2011Misleading State Corporate Filing Solicitation: 'Corporate Controllers Unit'SCAM /Fraud AlertLink to Secretary of State alert
March 8, 2011Scam Alert: Bogus Website and Fake Survey Have No Connection to NADASCAM /Fraud AlertSent under "NADA Dealer Services" re: an "AdTrack" survey
January 21, 2009BEWARE OF LINK2DEALER.COM SOLICITATIONS DISGUISED AS INVOICESSCAM /Fraud AlertAlso references NADC related article: Practical Tips to Help Clients Develop Sound Payables Policies by Michael Charapp,
December 17, 2008NOTICE REGARDING FRAUDULENT "ANNUAL MINUTES" DISCLOSURE STATEMENTS: Entities called "Colorado Corporate Compliance" and "Board of Business Compliance" have mailed solicitations titled "Annual Minutes SCAM /Fraud AlertDisclosure Statement" or "Disclosure Statement" to many Colorado businesses.
November 5, 2008SCAM /Fraud AlertFrom the U.S. Department of the Treasury (Treasury), Office of Inspector General (OIG)
March 5, 2008SCAM ALERT: 'SOLICITATIONS' DISGUISED AS INVOICESSCAM /Fraud AlertAlert provided by Monica Kidd, Brighton Ford; ad looks like fake invoice
February 19, 2013Spanish language
December 12, 2007 Hudson article: Spanish-language version of 'Understanding Vehicle Financing' for consumers Spanish language
July 11, 2007HOW TO OVERCOME THE LANGUAGE BARRIER, PART 2: Reminder of federal requirements under the FTC Used Car Rule for spanish transactions) Spanish languageUsed Car Rule
July 4, 2007HOW TO OVERCOME THE LANGUAGE BARRIER AND USE IT TO YOUR ADVANTAGESpanish languageHall & Evans article
October 17, 2007LEGAL COMPLIANCE: PAPER OR PROFIT? By Emily Marlow Beck, Hudson Cook LLP Special FinanceSpot Delivery
August 30, 2016A to Z Compliance: [C]onsumer Protection Act - Security breach notificationState
April 19, 2016Damage and Vehicle Condition Disclosure Rule Now EffectiveStateEffective date April 14th
April 5, 2016Damage Disclosure- Revised Rules Goes Into Effect April 14, 2016 State
November 24, 2015Reminder: Waste Tire Requirement for DealersState
November 3, 2015A TO Z Compliance: [C]onsignment State
October 20, 2015Unclaimed Property Reporting reminder: November 1stState
October 13, 2015Unclaimed Property Reporting reminder: November 1stState
September 29, 2015A TO Z Compliance: [C]onsumer Protection Act - Topic #6State
August 11, 2015A TO Z COMPLIANCE: [A]bandoned Vehicles - Topic #1StateStarts a regular series that will review state-level compliance topics in alphabetical order to re-cap
October 21, 2014Unclaimed Property Reporting Reminder: November 1stState2nd reminder
September 16, 2014State
June 10, 2014Damage Disclosure Reminder After Recent Hail Storms; RE-RUNStateIncludes alert from Michael Dommermuth, Fairfield and Woods, PC.; Added link to CADA Alert
June 3, 2014Damage Disclosure Reminder After Recent Hail StormsStateIncludes alert from Michael Dommermuth, Fairfield and Woods, PC.
November 5, 2013Unclaimed Property Reporting Reminder: November 1stState
July 16, 2013Reminder: 10-Day Notice Requirement If Financing Cannot Be ObtainedStateSpot Delivery
November 20, 2012Reminder of Lender Obligation To Deliver Title/ Lien Release Within Fifteen Days of Pay-OffStatePlus: Update on research group formed to look at Electronic Lien & Titling (ELT)
November 13, 2012Reminder of Lender Obligation To Deliver Title/ Lien Release Within Fifteen Days of Pay-OffStatePlus: Update on research group formed to look at Electronic Lien & Titling (ELT)
September 18, 2012Updated List of Bonded Repossessors From Colorado Attorney GeneralState
August 21, 2012Damage Disclosure ReminderState
August 7, 2012Pre-Solicitation For 2013 Invitation To Bid For FleetState
May 1, 2012Unclaimed Property Department Offering Workshops For Colorado BusinessesState
May 1, 2012Business ID Theft Alert From Secretary of State Scott GesslerState
March 13, 2012Q&A: Can a Dealership Re-Sell a Trade-in Before Having Obtained the Title?State
January 3, 2012Colorado Supreme Court Sends Dealership Class Action Back to Trial CourtStateGuest article: Bill Walters, Heizer Paul Grueskin LLP; Link to CADA Amicus brief
December 27, 2011Advertising Violations & Compliance Issues Related to Truecar/ZagStateIncludes Dept. of Revenue/AID memo also
December 20, 2011Advertising Violations & Compliance Issues Related to Truecar/ZagStateIncludes Dept. of Revenue/AID memo also
November 1, 2011Unclaimed Property Reporting DUE TODAY!State
September 13, 2011Unclaimed Property Reporting ReminderState
April 12, 2011Colorado Office of Economic Development and International Trade - Form to report 'Red Tape" That Hurts BusinessState
April 12, 2011New Registration and Recordkeeping Requirements Apply To Dealers As 'Generators' of Used/Waste Tires (April 1st)StateAlso faxed to all members
March 22, 2011Aboveground Storage Tanks - State Regulations and Recent EnforcementStateIncludes two-page summary from KPA
January 25, 2011Waste Tire Recycling Fee - Q&A: Industry Codes on Form DR 1772State
September 28, 2010Damage Disclosure ReminderState
August 3, 2010Unclaimed Property Reporting ReminderState
July 20, 2010WASTE TIRE RECYCLING FEE - REMINDERS StateFYI - General #13 revised
July 6, 2010REMINDER: STATE DAILY FEE ON CAR "RENTALS" / LOANERS: APPLIES TO WARRANTY WORKState
June 1, 2010Colorado Automobile Dealers Association 2010 Legislative ReviewState
March 23, 2010THE DEALER'S OBLIGATION IN COLORADO TO SELL PROPERLY EQUIPPED VEHICLESState
March 9, 2010The Dealers Obligation in Colorado To Sell Properly Equipped VehiclesStateGuest Article, Christian Sederberg, McGloin Davenport Severson & Snow, PC
July 8, 2009New Daily Fee on Car Rentals: Applies to Warranty WorkState
June 24, 2009Notary Requirement Changes Effective July 1, 2009State
June 24, 2009New Daily Fee on Car Rentals Effective July 1, 2009State
May 20, 2009Colorado Automobile Dealers Association 2009 Legislative ReviewState
September 24, 2008UNCLAIMED PROPERTY REPORTING REMINDER DUE NOVEMBER 1STState
September 10, 2008DAMAGE DISCLOSURE REMINDERState
November 7, 2007WASTE TIRE RECYCLING FEE RATE CHANGE (Nov. 1, 2007)State
September 26, 2007NEW WEB LINKS ADDED TO OPEN ROAD (AID & Titles/Registration)State
January 3, 2007A NUMBER OF REGULATORY AND LEGAL CHANGES THAT AFFECT DEALERS WENT INTO AFFECT January 1, 2007.State
November 7, 2007UNCLAIMED PROPERTY REPORTING REMINDER (Reports due Nov. 1st)State
November 1, 2016Auto Industry Division: Reminder of Colorado Law Regarding Inspection of RecordsState-AID/MVDBSample letter to notify AID if records stored off-site.
October 25, 2016Auto Industry Division: Motor Vehicle Law & Regulation CompilationState-AID/MVDB
July 26, 2016Motor Vehicle Dealer Board New MembersState-AID/MVDB
June 28, 2016Auto Industry Division- New Fee Schedule, Effective July 1, 2016State-AID/MVDB
April 12, 2016Reduced Reception Desk Hours at Auto Industry DivisionState-AID/MVDB
September 8, 2015State-AID/MVDB
August 18, 2015Revised Standard Disclosure Form DR 2434State-AID/MVDBRevised rule and form.
July 28, 2015Motor Vehicle Dealer Board / Auto Industry Division UpdatesState-AID/MVDBDR2434 revision coming soon; state licensing system converstion.
July 7, 2015Dealer and Salesperson - New License Fees Effective July 1stState-AID/MVDB
February 24, 2015Motor Vehicle Dealer Board: RulemakingState-AID/MVDB
February 24, 2015Motor Vehicle Dealer Board: Disciplinary Actions Now OnlineState-AID/MVDB
August 5, 2014Auto Industry Division - New Fee Schedule, Effective July 1, 2014State-AID/MVDB
July 15, 2014New Appointments to Motor Vehicle Dealer BoardState-AID/MVDB
May 28, 2013Auto Industry Division - New Fee Schedule Published, Effective July 1, 2013State-AID/MVDBReprint option added for salesperson transfers
November 6, 2012Internet Focus Group Formed By Auto Industry DivisionState-AID/MVDBPlus: Call for participants in CADA Technology Working-Group
October 30, 2012Motor Vehicle Dealer Board UpdatesState-AID/MVDBNew licensing computer system expected by early next year
July 31, 2012Motor Vehicle Dealer Board: New Members AppointedState-AID/MVDB
August 9, 2011Motor Vehicle Dealer Board UpdatesState-AID/MVDBMatt Cook retired; Joe Gebhardt appointed to dealer board
January 26, 2010REMINDER: 10-DAY NOTICE REQUIREMENT IF FINANCING CANNOT BE OBTAINEDState-AID/MVDB
November 17, 2009State Statute on Window TintingState-AID/MVDB
September 16, 2009Motor Vehicle Dealer Board-New Members Appointed & Latest Wheels (June 2009)State-AID/MVDBBeau Smith of Sill-TerHar Motors, Scott Ehrlich of Ehrlich Motors, John Medved (re-appointed)
April 29, 2009Increasing Late Fees Apply to Motor Vehicle Registrations as of June 1, 2009State-AID/MVDB
March 18, 2009Denver Auto Show - Off Site Premise Permits RequiredState-AID/MVDB
March 11, 2009Denver Auto Show - Off Site Premise Permits RequiredState-AID/MVDB
January 14, 2009Auto industry Wheels newsletter - Dec. 2008 issueState-AID/MVDB
December 10, 2008Off-Site Premise Permits Likely to be Subject of RulemakingState-AID/MVDB
November 5, 2008COLORADO DEPARTMENT OF REVENUE LAUNCHES NEW WEBSITEState-AID/MVDB
September 24, 2008AUTO INDUSTRY DIVISION WHEELS NEWSLETTER SEPTEMBER ISSUE AVAILABLEState-AID/MVDB
August 20, 2008AUTO INDUSTRY DIVISION - COMPLIANCE INSPECTIONS / UPDATED COMPLIANCE CHECKLISTState-AID/MVDB
July 9, 2008AUTO INDUSTRY DIVISION WHEELS NEWSLETTER: NEW ISSUE AVAILABLEState-AID/MVDBAnnouncement of renewed inspection effort for all dealerships; link to inspection form: DR2129
June 25, 2008REMINDER: LICENSING/PERMIT FEE INCREASES EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2008State-AID/MVDB
May 28, 2008LICENSING/PERMIT FEE INCREASES EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2008State-AID/MVDB
May 21, 2008LICENSING/PERMIT FEE INCREASES EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2008State-AID/MVDB
February 27, 2008IMPORTANT REMINDER: NEW DISCLOSURE REQUIRED ON ALL SALES AS OF MARCH 1State-AID/MVDBDR2434, Revision date: 11/19/07
December 19, 2007MVDB - Final Disclosure Form-- Effective March 1st.State-AID/MVDB
November 21, 2007Reminder: MOTOR VEHICLE SALES CONTRACT DISCLOSURE CHANGE EFFECTIVE JAN. 1 *later postponed*State-AID/MVDB
May 16, 2007MOTOR VEHICLE DEALER BOARD (MVDB) UPDATEState-AID/MVDB
August 22, 2007MOTOR VEHICLE DEALER BOARD - RULEMAKING IS UNDERWAYState-AID/MVDB
September 22, 2015 A TO Z Compliance: [C]onsumer Protection Act - Topic #6State-CPASalvage and lemon disclosure; security breaches
September 26, 2007REMINDER: DEALERSHIP SHOULD NOT RE-SELL A TRADE-IN UNTIL THE SALE IS FINALIZEDState-CPACRS 6-1-708
August 15, 2007REMINDER: 10-DAY NOTICE REQUIREMENT IF FINANCING CANNOT BE OBTAINEDState-CPACRS 12-6-118(3)(v)
January 26, 2016New Website for Online Lookup of Salesperson License State-Licensingwww.colorado.gov/myverification
January 7, 2014More Dealerships Cited For Unlicensed SalespersonsState-LicensingIncludes instructions to access state license database
July 23, 2013Salesperson Licensing Under SpotlightState-Licensing
June 11, 2013Auto Industry Division - New Salesperson Application FormState-Licensing
June 4, 2013Auto Industry Division - New Salesperson Application FormState-Licensing
May 29, 2012Dealer and Salesperson License Fees Increase July 1stState-Licensing24% increase effective July 1st
February 21, 2012Reminder! Make Sure All Salesperson Licenses are CurrentState-LicensingHighlights of KPA HotlinkHR licence and certificate-tracking feature.
November 1, 2011Salesperson Licensing Under SpotlightState-LicensingUnlicensed salespersons and off-premise permits
August 23, 2011Salesperson Licensing: New Applicants Not Licensed Until Issued by the StateState-Licensing
August 16, 2011Reminder: License Fees Increased July 1stState-Licensing5% increase in fees
August 9, 2011Reminder: License Fees Increased July 1stState-Licensing
June 7, 2011Salesperson Exam Administration: Additional Revisions to Affidavit Form DR2097 (Rev. 5/20/2011)State-Licensing
May 10, 2011Salesperson Exam Administration: Unlawful to Give Out Password and Exam Must be 'Administered'State-LicensingRevised affidavit form DR 2097
September 7, 2010Reminder: New Online Salesperson Licensing Examination Requires More PreparationState-LicensingIncludes Q&A on when new exam must be taken when license expired
August 31, 2010New Online Salesperson Licensing Examination Now Required as of Monday, Aug. 30thState-Licensing
August 26, 2010New Online Salesperson Licensing Examination Required as of Monday, Aug. 30thState-LicensingSPECIAL EDITION; change to allow old, written exam on applications postmarked before Aug. 31st
August 24, 2010Important: All Prospective New Salesperson Licensees Have Until August 30th to Submit Any Pending Applications If Taking the Current, Written Exam!State-Licensing
July 27, 2010NEW ONLINE SALESPERSON EXAMINATION COMING SOONState-Licensing
June 8, 2010MOTOR VEHICLE DEALER BOARD APPROVES LICENSE FEE DECREASE OF 35%State-Licensing
April 6, 2010REMINDER: ONLINE SALESPERSON LICENSINGState-Licensing
May 20, 2009Auto Industry Division Annouces Significant License Fee IncreaseState-Licensing
January 28, 2009Auto Industry Division Salesperson License Application Form AlertState-Licensing
May 28, 2008REMINDER-LATEST SALESPERSON LICENSE APPLICATION FORM DATED 8/3/2007State-LicensingDR2115
December 27, 2007Reminder: Online Salesperson Licensing Available (announced in Feb. 14th issue)State-Licensing
August 1, 2007SALESPERSON LICENSE APPLICATION: REVISED FORM AND TRANSFER PROCESSState-Licensing
June 13, 2007GMs AND F&I MANAGERS MAY NEED SALESPERSON LICENSEState-Licensing
February 14, 2007ONLINE SALESPERSON LICENSING NOW AVAILABLE FOR DEALERSState-Licensing
January 3, 2007New Procedures / Requirements for Salesperson & Dealership Licenses State-Licensing
April 20, 2010REMINDER: DEMO PLATES CANNOT BE USED ON VEHICLES DISPLAYING DEALER ADVERTISEMENTSState-Plates
February 11, 2009Clarification on Full Use Plates for Loaner and Courtesy VehiclesState-PlatesLink to June 27th, 2007 article: "commercial exception" to full-use plates on loaners and courtesy cars
February 4, 2009Reminder of Full Use and Demo Plate RestrictionsState-PlatesReminder - links to various prior articles
August 22, 2007DEPOT AND TRANSPORTER PLATES: PROPOSED RULEMAKING HEARING ANNOUNCEDState-Plates
June 27, 2007DEALER FULL USE PLATES - LOANER AND COURTESY VEHICLESState-Plates
June 20, 2007REMINDERS ON APPROPRIATE USES OF DEALER FULL USE AND DEMO PLATESState-Plates
February 28, 2007DEALER OBLIGATIONS FOR MISSING FULL-USE OR DEMO PLATES --- RECENT DEALER QUESTION ABOUT WHAT TO DO IF DEALER OR DEMO PLATES ARE MISSINGState-Plates
December 13, 2016January 1st Sales Tax Rate ChangesState-Taxes
December 6, 2016January 1st Sales Tax Rate ChangesState-Taxes
June 14, 2016July 1st Sales/ Use Tax Rate Changes State-TaxesRe-run 6/21/2016 and 6/28/2016
May 10, 2016State IDS Tax Lookup- Still Available - New URLState-Taxes https://ids.dor.state.co.us/
May 3, 2016Pitney Bowes / Geotax Sales and Use Tax Database - More UpdatesState-Taxes
April 5, 2016Pitney Bowes/ Geotax Sales and Use Database- UpdateState-Taxes
March 22, 2016Changes Coming to Group1 (A Pitney Bowes Co.) Tax Lookup DatabaseState-Taxes
December 22, 2015Attention Controllers: Dealership Review Needed on Draft Uniform Sales and Tax Use Definitions State-Taxes
December 22, 2015January 1st Sales Tax Rate ChangesState-Taxes
December 15, 2015Attention Controllers: Dealership Review Needed on Draft Uniform Sales and Tax Use Definitions State-Taxes
June 23, 2015State-Taxes
April 28, 2015Coalition to Simplify Colorado Sales TaxState-Taxes
December 30, 2014January 1st Sales Tax Rate ChangesState-Taxes
December 2, 2014Reminder of State $2.00 Daily Fee on Vehicle RentalsState-TaxesLink to FYI General #19 and filing form DR1777.
July 1, 2014July 1, 2014 Sales / Use Tax Rate ChangesState-Taxes
June 24, 2014July 1, 2014 Sales / Use Tax Rate Changes; State vendor fee restored to 3 1/3%State-Taxes
April 1, 2014Consumer Tax Credits for Alternative/Innovative Fuel VehiclesState-TaxesDR0617 form for consumers; Income FYI 67
December 31, 2013Sales/Use Tax Change for Low-Emitting Heavy Vehicles: Exempt from RTD/Cultural DistrictsState-Taxes
December 23, 2013January 1, 2013 Sales Tax Rate ChangesState-TaxesRe-run
December 17, 2013January 1, 2013 Sales Tax Rate ChangesState-TaxesRe-run Dec. 23, 2013
November 12, 2013State-TaxesLink to Sales Tax FYI #56
October 1, 2013Consumer Tax Incentives For Alternative / Innovative Vehicles: Department of Revenue Publication AvailableState-TaxesFYI Income #67 publication
June 25, 2013No Sales/Use Tax Rate Changes Effective July 1, 2013State-Taxes
June 18, 2013Consumer tax incentives for Alternative Fuel / Innovative Vehicles: New state lawState-Taxes
June 11, 2013Consumer tax incentives for Alternative Fuel / Innovative Vehicles: New state lawState-Taxes
January 8, 2013Consumer tax incentives for Alternative Fuel / Innovative Vehicles: Numerous corrections made and some popular vehicles no longer eligible State-TaxesUpdated FYI Income 67 (Rev. 12/2012)
December 18, 2012January 1, 2013 Sales Tax Rate ChangesState-Taxes
October 2, 2012State Tax Audit Hits Dealership with Major Assessment on LoanersState-Taxes
August 28, 2012Consumer Tax Incentives for Alternative Fuel VehiclesState-TaxesLink to DOR Publication Income FYI #67
July 24, 2012State-Taxes
July 3, 2012Reminder: July 1st Tax Changes Now In EffectState-Taxes
June 19, 2012State-Taxes
June 5, 20122012 Business Tax Symposium - Dept. of RevenueState-Taxes
March 27, 2012State Alternative Fuel Tax Credits: Beware of Confusion on LeasesState-TaxesRe-run from prior week
March 20, 2012State Alternative Fuel Tax Credits: Beware of Confusion on LeasesState-TaxesLink to DOR publication, Income FYI #9
February 28, 2012Sales/Use Tax Class in Glenwood Springs - THIS WEEK!State-Taxes
January 24, 2012Reminder of Databases Providing Tax Rates by AddressState-Taxes
January 24, 2012Updated Sales/Use Tax Summary List, Form DR1002 Now AvailableState-TaxesPlus notice that change in football district missing from state database.
December 27, 2011Football Stadium District Sales Tax Expires Dec. 31State-Taxes
December 27, 2011Sales/Use Tax Changes Effective January 1, 2012State-Taxes
December 20, 2011Football Stadium District Sales Tax Expires Dec. 31State-Taxes
December 20, 2011Sales/Use Tax Changes Effective January 1, 2012State-Taxes
December 6, 20112012 Business Tax Symposium - Dept. of Revenue; Friday, July 6, 2012State-Taxes
December 6, 2011Football Stadium District Sales Tax Expires Dec. 31State-Taxes
September 27, 2011Alternative Fuel Income Tax CreditsState-TaxesState publication: Income FYI #9 (Rev. 5/2011); Link to federal info
August 2, 2011Vendor / Service Fee Allowance; Dealers Can Still Obtain Refund If Not Deducted in JulyState-Taxes
June 14, 2011July Sales Tax Changes & Vendor Allowance Change Effective July 1, 2011State-TaxesVendor / service fee restored to 2.22%
May 24, 2011Vendor Fee Allowance - Partially Restored as of July 1st, 2011State-Taxes
February 15, 2011Tax Jurisdiction Database Alert: City of Louisville Use Tax Change Missing & Aurora RTD/stadium tax issuesState-TaxesIncludes overviews on current local tax rates from Louisville and Aurora
January 11, 2011City of Centennial: Guidance on Lease Tax Collections [Centennial is a self-collected, home rule city]State-TaxesFor reference, links to FYI Sales #56 for re-cap of leases for jurisdictions other than self-collected home rule cities.
January 4, 2011Reminder: Sales/Use Tax Changes Effective January 1, 2011State-TaxesNote that Fort Collins change not yet updated in third party databases.
December 7, 2010Sales/Use Tax Changes Effective January 1, 2011State-Taxes
October 12, 2010Castle Rock Sales Tax Will Increase 4% Beginning January 1, 2011State-Taxes
September 21, 2010Colorado Business Tax Returns To Be Processed In New SystemState-Taxes
June 29, 2010SALES/USE TAX ALERT: CASTLE PINES NORTH 2.75% CITY SALES TAX MISSING FROM STATE AND THIRD PARTY DATABASESState-Taxes
June 22, 2010SALES/USE TAX RATE Collection Changes Effective JULY 1, 2010State-Taxes
January 19, 2010Sales/Use Tax Rate Colleciton Changes Effective Jan. 1, 2010State-Taxes
December 8, 2009Third Party Tax Jurisdiction Database: Proxix Solutions Terminating ServicesState-TaxesReminder about IDS / State System and to check both whenever possible!
October 20, 2009Vendor Fee Elimination - Has Been Extended To Special Districts RTD/CD/FD TaxesState-Taxes
September 16, 2009More Clarifications on Rental Car Daily Fee ("Tax")State-Taxes
September 9, 2009Reminder: Daily Fee ("tax") on Rental Cars Applies to Warranty WorkState-TaxesLinks to June 24th issue & FYI General 19, "Motor Vehicle Daily Rental Fee"
August 26, 2009Sales/Use Tax Database Accuracy and Accessibility Survey - We Need Your AssistanceState-Taxes
August 19, 2009Sales/Use Tax New Hold Harmless Law Now in EffectState-Taxes
June 24, 2009Sales/Use Tax Rate/Collection changes effective July 1, 2009State-Taxes
June 17, 2009Vendor Fee Eliminated as of July 1, 2009State-Taxes
June 10, 2009Dealership Q&A: Sales/Use Tax on Transportation ChargesState-Taxes
May 27, 2009Vendor Fee Eliminated as of July 1, 2009State-Taxes
April 8, 2009Unclaimed Property - Audits Have Been Reported by DealershipsState-Taxes
March 25, 2009City of Lousiville - Mistake on USE Tax!State-Taxes
March 18, 2009Reduction in State/Sales Use Tax Vendor Fee Applies ImmediatelyState-Taxes
December 31, 2008REMINDERS: SALES/USE TAX & MINIMUN WAGE CHANGES EFFECTIVE JANUARY 1, 2009State-Taxes
December 17, 2008JANUARY 1ST, 2009 SALES AND USE TAX CHANGESState-TaxesNote that two cities will become self-collecting and no longer be state-collected: Centennial and Tinmath
August 13, 2008REMINDER OF ALTERNATIVE FUEL STATE INCOME TAX CREDITSState-Taxes
April 2, 2008GROUP1 TAX LOCATER DATABASE GUIDANCEState-Taxes
March 26, 2008USE A STATE-CERTIFIED TAX DATABASE FOR SALES TAX INFORMATION AND RETAIN PROOFState-Taxes
January 9, 2008Tax lookup by address: recap of available optionsState-Taxes
November 14, 2007Reminder: Dealer Sales Tax Collection Audits & let us know about Audit experiencesState-Taxes
July 18, 2007JULY Tax AND FEE change informationState-Taxes
March 7, 2007DEALER Q&A: COLORADO LAW PROHIBITS DEALERS FROM OFFERING TO PAY CONSUMER TAXESState-TaxesCRS 39-26-108
January 24, 2007ALTERNATIVE FUEL TAX CREDIT FORMS FOR CONSUMERSState-Taxes
January 3, 2007Sales Tax Rate Changes Effective January 1, 2007 State-Taxes
August 27, 2013Vehicles Abandoned At Repair Shops - State Checklist Outlines ProcessState-Titles/RegistrationDR2542 - Checklist
October 25, 2016Unclaimed Property Reporting reminder: November 1stState-UCCC
October 18, 2016Unclaimed Property Reporting reminder: November 1stState-UCCC
January 12, 2016Reminder: Uniform Consumer Credit Code (UCC)- Annual Filing *** DUE JANUARY 31ST***State-UCCCRe-run 1/19/2016 and 1/26/2016
December 8, 2015A TO Z Compliance: [C]onsumer Credit Code - Topic #8 Annual FilingState-UCCCEmphasis on the annual filing requirement
September 15, 2015A TO Z Compliance: [C]onsumer Credit Code - Topic #5State-UCCCFinance charges, GAP, Annual filing, APRs, Right to Cure
January 13, 2015Uniform Consumer Credit Code (UCCC) - Annual Filing *** Due January 31st***State-UCCC
September 23, 2014Unclaimed Property Reporting Reminder: November 1stState-UCCCAnnual reporting reminder
March 4, 2014Reminder: Uniform Consumer Credit Code (UCCC) - Annual FilingState-UCCCRe-run
February 25, 2014Reminder: Uniform Consumer Credit Code (UCCC) - Annual FilingState-UCCCLate fees begin to accrue as of March 1st
October 8, 2013Uniform Consumer Credit Code: Re-Cap of Key RequirementsState-UCCCRe-cap provided at regional meetings
April 16, 2013Reminder of Colorado Restrictions Covering Surcharges On Credit Card PaymentsState-UCCCIncom Direct, CADA Endorsed provider
February 5, 2013Reminder: Uniform Consumer Credit Code (UCCC) - Annual Notification Filing* * Late Fees Begin to Accrue as of March 1st* *State-UCCC
December 4, 2012Reminder of GAP Requirements: Separate Consumer Disclosure RequiredState-UCCCRule 8 of the UCCC - AG's office actively auditing; Re-run Dec. 11,2012 issue also
July 17, 2012State-UCCC
July 10, 2012State-UCCC
March 29, 2011Reminder: Uniform Consumer Credit Code (UCCC)- Annual Notification FilingState-UCCCLATE FEES ACCRUING AS OF MARCH 1ST
December 28, 2010Uniform Consumer Credit Code (UCCC)- Notification Filing and Fees * *DUE January 31, 2011* *State-UCCC
February 16, 2010REMINDER: All Colorado Dealers Must Register with the UCCCState-UCCC
January 19, 2010Reminder: Uniform Consumer Credit Code Notification Filing and Fees Due January 31, 2010State-UCCC
January 5, 2010Uniform Consumer Credit Code-Notification Filing And Fees Mandatory For Dealers As Of January 1, 2010State-UCCC
December 29, 2009Uniform Consumer Credit Code-Notification Filing And Fees Mandatory For Dealers As Of January 1, 2010State-UCCC
July 2, 2008COLORADO CONSUMER CREDIT CODE: DEALERSHIPS MAY NEED TO REGISTER WITH THE STATEState-UCCC
February 4, 2009Reminder from Auto Industry Division Regarding Sunday SalesSunday salesDecember 2008 Wheels article -
March 26, 2008REMINDER: SUNDAY SALES ARE PROHIBITED AT THE DENVER INTERNATIONAL AUTO SHOW Sunday sales
March 19, 2008REMINDER: SUNDAY SALES ARE PROHIBITED AT THE DENVER INTERNATIONAL AUTO SHOW Sunday sales
March 12, 2008REMINDER: SUNDAY SALES ARE PROHIBITED AT THE DENVER INTERNATIONAL AUTO SHOWSunday sales
September 27, 2016Clarification Letter From DOR Titles/ Registration Section Regarding Lien PerfectionTitles & RegistrationCan file for lien perfection without title on trades
September 13, 2016Dealers May Now Issue Second Sixty-Day Temporary Registration PermitTitles & RegistrationSB16-140
August 24, 2016Form Reminder: Tax Receipt Forms Cut-Off Date is Sept 1stTitles & RegistrationDR0024/0026 tax receipts
August 2, 2016Reminder of New Temp Permit Visibility Requirements & Dealers Plate FramesTitles & Registration
July 26, 2016Form UpdatesTitles & RegistrationDR0024/0026 tax receipts and RISC
July 5, 2016Reminder: All Temporary Permits Must Be Issued in the New Quicktags SystemTitles & RegistrationJuly 1st cut-over date to: https://co.quickcartag.com
June 7, 2016New Temporary Permit Process: Roll-Out Schedule/ Additional UpdatesTitles & Registration
May 31, 2016New Temporary Permit Proces: Latest Updates Titles & RegistrationNon-salespersons can issue permits
May 24, 2016New Temporary Permit Process: Online Training Now Available Titles & Registration
May 17, 2016New Temporary Permit Process: Online Training Now Available Titles & Registration
May 10, 2016New Temporary Permit Process Coming to Colorado- JulyTitles & Registration
February 23, 2016Titles & Registration Section: Memo- ENT Credit Union Name Change Titles & RegistrationMust use revised name starting June 1, 2016
November 10, 2015Title Processing: Update From Adams County Titles & Registration
November 3, 2015Title Processing: Update From Adams County Titles & Registration
August 25, 2015Reminder: Revised Title Application Cut-Off Date - Sept 1stTitles & Registration
August 4, 2015Dealer Reassignments on Michigan TitlesTitles & Registration
June 2, 2015Electronic Lien & Title Implementation: Now 'Live'Titles & Registration
May 5, 2015Electronic Lien & Title Implementation: Delayed Until May 26th.Titles & RegistrationCut-off date for revised DR2395 Title App is Sept. 1, 2015
April 14, 2015Electronic Lien & Title Implementation on Track for May 1stTitles & RegistrationSummary; links back to prior issues
March 31, 2015Electronic Lien & Title Implementation on Track for May 1stTitles & Registration
January 6, 2015Titles & RegistrationNew flood brand; salvage; non-repairable
February 18, 2014Title Processing: Reminder - Colorado Springs Does Not Tax RebatesTitles & Registration
February 18, 2014Title Processing: Reminder - Fuel Type AbbreviationsTitles & Registration
January 28, 2014Title Processing: Reminder Of Colorado Springs Motor Vehicle Mialing AddressTitles & Registration
November 5, 2013Denver Motor Vehicle Department - Dealer NewsletterTitles & Registration
September 24, 2013Vehicle Sales and Titling Guidelines For the Victim Address Confidentiality Program (ACP)Titles & Registration
September 25, 2012Title Processing: Latest Update from Denver DMVTitles & Registration
August 7, 2012Title Processing: Denver Offering Dedicated Dealer Desks at NE and SW BranchesTitles & Registration
July 3, 2012Title Processing: New Make Abbreviations **Grace Period**Titles & Registration
June 26, 2012Title Processing: Denver DMV Announces New Pilot Program For Dealers - June 25th to July 6th, 2012Titles & Registration
June 26, 2012Title Processing: State Issues New Make AbbreviationsTitles & Registration
May 8, 2012Title Processing Alert: Denver Motor Vehicle - Peoria Office Closed the Week of May 14th; Plus Denver Survey RequestTitles & RegistrationRe-run on May 15h also
February 14, 2012Titles & RegistrationIncludes copy of state bulletin.
November 15, 2011Signature/Dating Issue On Secure POA Form, DR 2174Titles & Registration
March 29, 2011URGENT: State Titles & Registration Computer System Down!Titles & Registration
March 15, 2011Title Processing - Fuel Type Q&ATitles & RegistrationFlex fuel cars
March 10, 2011DR 2395 changes and webinar announcement; re-runTitles & Registration
March 8, 2011State Title Processing Form Change: Revised Title Application, DR 2395; WEBINAR March 24th with State Title & Registration PersonnelTitles & RegistrationCut-off date is 7/1/2011
February 15, 2011State Form Change: DR 2842 Supplemental Secure and Verifiable Identification InformationTitles & RegistrationCut-off date is 5/1/2011
November 2, 2010Latest Body Style Abbreviations for Title ProcessingTitles & Registration
September 7, 2010New Motor Vehicle Registration Forms Available For Immediate UseTitles & RegistrationVarious new form for consumers to request refunds of late fees on registrations
August 24, 2010Denver Title Processing DelaysTitles & Registration
August 24, 2010 Titles & Registration: Revised Rules Regarding Late FeesTitles & Registration
August 17, 201090 Day Cutoff Reminder: DR 2539A Duplicate Title Request and Receipt Titles & Registration
July 20, 2010REMINDER: REVISED DR 2174 SECURED POWER OF ATTORNEYTitles & Registration
June 1, 2010TEMPORARY PERMITS - EXPIRATION DATES & LATE FEESTitles & Registration
December 8, 2009Title Processing Update: Out of State Title Processing ChangeTitles & Registration
September 23, 2009Title Processing Updates / Reminders: Lien Filing and Lien Release Changes and Revised DR 2395 as of Oct. 1, 2009Titles & RegistrationHB09-1089
July 8, 2009Colorado Department of Revenue Titles and Registration Forms ChangesTitles & Registration
May 13, 2009Title and Registration: Form Requirement Reminders and Changes From the StateTitles & Registration
November 5, 2008DEALERSHIP STATE ID-CHECKING REQUIREMENTS: Secure & Verifiable ID (SVID) reminder; only need from one purchaserTitles & RegistrationOct. 2008 Memo; Also note that different types of ID are accepted for the required proof for licensed salespersons
July 2, 2008TITLE PROCESSING REMINDERS: July 1st Sales Tax Changes and DR 2395 Title Application / VIN Verification--Revised Form (11/30/07)Titles & Registration
June 25, 2008TITLE PROCESSING: JULY SALES TAX CHANGESTitles & Registration
June 18, 2008TITLE PROCESSING NEWS/UPDATESTitles & Registration
April 16, 2008TITLE PROCESSING REVISED DR 2394 - STATEMENT OF FACTTitles & RegistrationDR 2394
April 2, 2008TITLE PROCESSING REMINDER: APRIL 3 IS THE CUTOFF DATE FOR REVISED DR 2395Titles & RegistrationDR 2395
March 26, 2008REVISED MEMO ISSUED REGARDING VEHICLES DONATED TO A COLLEGE/UNIVERSITYTitles & RegistrationDR 0025
March 5, 2008VEHICLES ABANDONED AT REPAIR SHOPS - REVISED FORM/PROCESSTitles & Registrationchanges to the Abandoned Vehicle title application process; DR2542
February 6, 2008TITLE PROCESSING: ODOMETER DISCLOSURES WHEN TRADE-IN HAS KILOMETERS Titles & Registration
January 30, 2008TITLE PROCESSING: UPDATED DR2395 - APPLICATION FOR TITLE /VIN VERIFICATION FORMTitles & RegistrationDR 2395
January 16, 2008Title processing: Douglas County motor Vehicle dealer/lienholder workshopTitles & Registration
January 9, 2008Title Processing: January Sales Tax ChangesTitles & Registration
November 21, 2007El Paso County Announces reduced Hours Titles & Registration
September 19, 2007TITLE & REGISTRATION: VEHICLES DONATED TO A COLLEGE FROM A DEALERTitles & Registration
August 29, 2007DEPARTMENT OF REVENUE LETTER REGARDING MOTOR VEHICLE PURCHASES TO BE REGISTERED OUT-OF-STATETitles & RegistrationAffidavit form
August 29, 2007TEMPORARY PERMIT FEE INCREASES SEPT. 1Titles & Registration
August 8, 2007TITLE PROCESSING: SECURE AND VERIFIABLE ID CHANGES FOR C-CORPSTitles & RegistrationSVID
August 8, 2007TITLE PROCESSING: PROPOSED RULEMAKING HEARING - TITLE INFORMATION REQUESTSTitles & RegistrationSVID
May 30, 2007SECURE AND VERIFIABLE ID: NOT REQUIRED ON GOVERNMENT VEHICLESTitles & RegistrationSVID
May 23, 2007SECURE AND VERIFIABLE ID REQUIREMENTS: WHEELS ARTICLETitles & RegistrationSVID
February 21, 2007RECENT DEALER QUESTION ON TITLING AND SALES TAX OF MANUFACTURER-PROVIDED RENTAL CARSTitles & Registration
January 3, 2007Dec. 18, 2007 Memo - Dept. of Revenue Titles Section: Changes to the Express Mail process Titles & Registration
March 24, 2015State Workers Compensation Bill Takes Effect April 1st: Increases Designated Medical Providers from Two to FourWorkers compensationBy Wells Fargo Insurance Services & Pinnacol Assurance; template notice letter and summary.
March 6, 2010COLORADO WORKERS COMPENSATION LAW: REQUIRES DESIGNATION OF TWO PROVIDERS AND WRITTEN NOTICE TO WORKERSWorkers compensation
July 23, 2008COLORADO WORKERS COMPENSATION LAW: REQUIRES DESIGNATION OF TWO PROVIDERS AND WRITTEN NOTICE TO WORKERSWorkers compensationProvided by Pinnacol Assurance
January 9, 2008Changes in Colorado Workers' Compensation Law and Procedure: Employee Choice Between Two PhysicianSWorkers compensation
September 6, 2007WORKERS COMPENSATION: THE IMPORTANCE OF A SAFETY COMMITTEEWorkers compensation
August 29, 2007CADA WORKERS COMPENSATION PROGRAM PARTICIPANTS MUST ATTEND ONE SAFETY SEMINAR PER YEARWorkers compensation
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