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Update on Volkswagen Diesel Fraud Case

We filed an action in Butte County on May 17, 2018 with the intent of having a jury decide punitive damages. We would be the first party to bring the defeat device case to jury trial.  Peer reviewed studies proved thousands of people with lung diseases died from the fraud.  

 

California opens access to public business conducted on private devices

Posted by Lacy Fletcher on Thursday, March 9, 2017 Under: Business
Communications by government officials in California who use personal devices or email accounts to conduct official business may be subject to disclosure under the California Public Record Acts.

In a unanimous decision welcomed by transparency advocates, the California Supreme Court overturned an appellate court ruling. “If public officials could evade the law simply by clicking into a different email account, or communicating through a personal device, sensitive information could routinely evade public scrutiny,” the Supreme Court wrote.

The California court’s ruling applies to all public entities in the state -- from utilities, school districts, city, state and county agencies. It also covers social media accounts because it focuses on the content of the communication rather the type of account used in preparation or transmission.

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