Leslie Pujo

 Plave Koch, PLC

Leslie Pujo is a Partner at Plave Koch PLC in Reston, Virginia. Pujo’s practice focuses on two primary areas – vehicle rental/mobility law and franchise law. Pujo is a frequent speaker on vehicle rental and mobility issues. Before joining Plave Koch, Pujo was a partner with LaPlaca Pujo, P.C. in Rockville, Maryland, in-house counsel for a major hotel franchisor and an associate at a leading Washington, DC law firm.
Mini Rental School

Parts 1 and 2: with Scott Krenek and Martin Onken. Part 3: RV Rental Law 101 with Leslie Pujo

FREE for all full convention/expo registrants

Sponsored by RVRA in partnership with MBA Insurance

Tuesday, November 12 

12:00 p.m. - 2:15 p.m.

Presenters: Scott Krenek, president of RVRA and owner of Krenek RV, Leslie Pujo, Plave Koch PLC, and Martin Onken, Expedition Motor Homes

Part 3: Rental Law 101 with Leslie Pujo, Plave Koch PLC
This short session will highlight some of the key legal issues that a new entrant to the RV rental business should consider, with a focus on formation and operational issues. The session will provide a very brief overview of some of the federal and state laws regulating RV rentals and provide general best practices for approaching these issues.

During part three, attendees will learn:
  • Basic legal and operational issues to consider before beginning an RV rental operation
  • Formation issues of a new entity, state vehicle rental licensing issues and insurance
  • Operational issues including rental agreements, policies and training

RV Rental Law Update 2019: Rental Agreements and Policies as We Approach the 'Roaring 20's'

Wednesday, November 13
9:00 - 10:00 a.m.

Leslie Pujo, Plave Koch, PLC

Through a survey of federal and state law and recent cases, participants will gain a deeper understanding of recent legal developments affecting RV rentals. This session will also review compliance issues related to the federal and state regulations governing RV rental practices and agreements. In addition, the RV Rental Law session will examine new challenges facing rental operators as we close one decade and move on to another. Bring your questions and “war stories” for a free-flowing, interactive session.

During this workshop, attendees will learn:
  • Important updates in state laws
  • Recent cases involving rentals, including issues related to negligent entrustment and infotainment systems in vehicles
  • Best practices for creating an RV rental agreement and policies to comply with multi-state issues