The big squeeze


The big squeeze

German car maker, BMW, wants to put the lid on cheap spare parts. A case that's recently been argued in the North Gauteng High Court involving serial IP rights litigators BMW and a competing supplier of often identical but much more affordable replacement or "pirate" car parts, called Grandmark. Who's more right, less wrong?

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Submitted by : Gary Drimie of Jeffreys Bay on 2011-11-22 21:27:17
Perhaps BMW should counter the pirate parts market they so desperately want to put out of business by offering an additional 2-5 years warranty on their products, That wil effectively stop buyers seeking to save money. In this life time...haha..never!! Those fatcats are such pirateers themselves, their servicing and parts charges are almost criminal!

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