Lloyd “Buddy” E. Ferguson’s practice includes civil litigation and administrative law with an emphasis on the representation of motor vehicle manufacturers and distributors. Buddy has over twenty-five years of experience serving manufacturer and distributor clients in dealer relation matters before the state administrative agency now called the Texas Department of Motor Vehicles, Motor Vehicle Division.
In matters beyond the state agency’s jurisdiction, Buddy represents manufacturer and distributor clients in litigation arising out of business disputes and trade regulation matters throughout the Southwest U.S.
Experience — Coordinated defense in 28 Terminated Dealer Arbitrations pursuant to Federal Legislation
Prepared proposal for Decision finding good cause for termination of motorcycle dealership for performance issues
Obtained favorable Interlocutory Decision defeating dealer’s attempt to use protest of denial of relocation to challenge add point
Obtained favorable Summary Judgment in dealership termination case. (Protest of termination withdrawn by dealer following ruling)
Obtained favorable Final Order from Texas Motor Vehicle Division allowing modification of dealer agreement over dealer’s challenge to geography assignment
Obtained favorable Final Order from Texas Motor Vehicle Division allowing replacement of dealer agreement over dealer’s challenge to various provisions
Obtained Final Order from Texas Motor Vehicle Division allowing termination of dealer for poor performance
Obtained Final Order approving overruling protest and finding good cause for new dealership
Other Court Admissions
— U.S. District Courts for the Northern, Southern, Eastern, and Western Districts of Texas
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit