MIAMI – A
family alleges a car rental company failed to honor a rental agreement they made through Expedia.
Miyuki Suzuki and MS filed a complaint on March 28, in the U.S. District
Court for the Southern District of Florida against
Dollar Rent A Car Inc., Hertz Global Holdings Inc. and Expedia Inc.
alleging failure to honor a contract.
According to the complaint, the plaintiffs allege that they were
visiting Miami in February and that they had previously arranged for a
rental car through the defendants. They allege that Dollar
failed to honor the terms of their contract and that they were left
stranded at the Miami International Airport. The suit states that Dollar
also made two unauthorized charges on Suzuki's credit card and that the
card was placed on a security block as a result.
hold Dollar Rent A Car Inc., Hertz Global Holdings Inc. and Expedia Inc.
responsible because the defendants allegedly failed to ensure that
defendant Dollar would honor terms offered by defendant Expedia.
request a trial by jury and seek judgment against defendants,
reimbursement for money paid for another rental car and costs of two
taxi rides, and punitive damages in the amount of $1.5 million. They are
U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida Case number 1:17-cv-21151