ADMINISTRATION OF THE GOVERNMENT (Chapters 1 through 182)
REGULATION OF TRADE
REGULATION OF DEALERS’ AGREEMENTS FOR THE SALE OF GASOLINE
Section 1. For the purpose of this chapter, the following words shall, unless the context otherwise requires, have the following meanings:—
“Supplier”, any person engaged in the sale, consignment or distribution of petroleum products to retail outlets.
“Dealer”, any person who is not a petroleum supplier, engaged in the retail sale of gasoline to the motoring public in the commonwealth under written agreements entered into with a petroleum supplier.
“Marketing agreement”, means any agreement either written or oral between a supplier and a retail dealer under which (1) the retail dealer promises to sell or distribute the produce or products of the supplier; (2) the retail dealer is granted the right to use a trademark, trade name, service mark or other identifying symbol or name owned by a manufacturer; or (3) the retail dealer is granted the right to occupy premises owned, leased or controlled by a supplier.