MI AG's Office Issues Statement on Tesla Lawsuit

January 22, 2020

LANSING – Michigan Attorney General Dana Nessel's office today released the following statement from Spokeswoman Kelly Rossman-McKinney: 

“Today the state of Michigan defendants Secretary of State Jocelyn Benson and Attorney General Dana Nessel filed a stipulation to dismiss with Tesla that recognizes that any Michigan resident may lawfully buy a Tesla and have it serviced in Michigan. The stipulation acknowledges that Tesla may: operate under existing Michigan law; sell cars to Michigan customers as long as the sales contract indicates the sale took place in a state other than Michigan; and, indirectly own service and repair facilities in Michigan through a subsidiary, Tesla Michigan.”

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