Posted on March 23, 2016
LOCAL MANUFACTURER GOPED® LTD LOCKED IN DAVID-GOLIATH
STRUGGLE WITH AMAZON.COM INC
Media Contact: Colleen Lennox
(775) 782-0113 x105
Minden, Nevada – Local manufacturer GoPed® Ltd. today brought civil racketeering
charges against Amazon.com Inc. in Federal District Court, Nevada.
GoPed® alleges that beginning in 2013 Amazon began to retain its funds and assessed
GoPed® charges that as a result of Amazon’s unilateral retention of its funds and
assessment of unconscionable penalties, it:
was required to lay off employees in a region where joblessness is higher
than national averages
could not purchase parts to create new inventory
lost good will
Amazon refused arbitration of this issue with GoPed®, therefore, it has asked the federal
court to force Amazon to disgorge the penalties, respond in compensatory damages, costs
The company is represented in the matter by prominent counsel William D. McCann
Esq., of Genoa, Nevada.
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