Distributor Law and Legal Definition

A distributor under 15 U.S.C. § 2801(6) is defined as "any person including any affiliate of such person who purchases motor fuel for sale, consignment, distribution to another; or receives motor fuel on a consignment for consignment or distribution to his motor fuel accounts . . ." [Brewer v. Exxon Corp., 626 F. Supp. 76, 79 (E.D. Tenn. 1985)]