Tag: Automotive Defense Specialists

San Francisco, California – April 22, 2022. Automotive Defense Specialists, a team of best-in-class defense attorneys for SMOG technicians and auto repair shops is proud to announce a new post about arguing with a decision by the California Bureau of Automotive Repair. The post details some of the challenges that hard-working “working class” technicians may […]

Santa Monica, California – December 24, 2021. Automotive Defense Specialists, a California-based law firm representing SMOG technicians and auto repair shop owners is proud to announce a new post. Actions by the state’s Bureau of Automotive Repair can contain statements blaming an auto tech for actions beyond their control.

Working in the auto repair business, whether you own the business or are a technician, can be very rewarding – both in terms of enjoying the challenges of the work and the rewards. However, in the auto repair business you also have some unique challenges that other businesses do not have, namely the Bureau of […]

When you run an auto repair shop, whether in Los Angeles or San Francisco, Eureka or Needles – in fact, anywhere, in California – every now and again you are going to have a dispute with a customer. It can’t be helped, because when you fail a customer’s SMOG check, that customer may get angry. […]


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