Oakland Hit With Lawsuit Over Failure To Clean Up Homeless Campseveral groups have filed a lawsuit against the City of Oakland for failing to enforce a policy requiring the city to clean up homeless encampments and move residents into housing.
Neighbors Drop Lawsuit Alleging 'Harmful' Nuisances At Napa County Compost FacilityA group of neighbors suing a Napa County compost and recycling company over odor, noise and other alleged nuisances have withdrawn their lawsuit, according to officials from Upper Valley Disposal Service.
Twitter To Pay $809 Million To Settle Class Action Lawsuit Brought By InvestorsTwitter has agreed to pay $809.5 million to settle a consolidated class action lawsuit alleging that the company misled investors about how much its user base was growing and how much users interacted with its platform.
Bay Area District Attorneys Settle With Ulta Beauty Over Improper Disposal Of Hazardous MaterialsTen district attorneys in the San Francisco and Monterey Bay areas announced Monday that they have reached a settlement with the cosmetics company Ulta Beauty for improperly storing, handling and disposing hazardous materials.
Dive Boat Tragedy: Families Of 34 Killed Sue Coast GuardFamily members of the 34 people killed in a fire aboard a scuba diving boat off the California coast two years ago have sued the U.S. Coast Guard for lax enforcement of safety regulations.
Solano County Prosecutor Sharon Henry Sues DA Krishna Abrams Alleging Retaliation Over Working From HomeA veteran Solano County prosecutor has filed a lawsuit claiming her boss, District Attorney Krishna Abrams, retaliated against her after she requested to work from home during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Woman Sues Solano County Sheriff Deputies After Violent Run-InA woman sued two Solano County Sheriff’s deputies Wednesday after she was knocked unconscious during a trip with her father and three young children and arrested by two deputies, who then lied about the encounter to responding paramedics and on official reports.
Airbnb Sues Person Who Held Unauthorized Sunnyvale House Party Where 2 Were ShotAirbnb said Tuesday it was taking legal action against a booking guest who held an unauthorized party at a house in Sunnyvale where two people were shot and one died.
Judge Tosses Former School Board VP's $87 Million Lawsuit Against SFUSDJudge Haywood Gilliam, Jr. said in his ruling on Monday that the claims by Alison Collins, who was vice president of the San Francisco school board, had no merit and there was no need to argue the case in court.
Environmentalists Suing Over Proposed Richmond Housing Development At Contaminated Waterfront SiteA coalition of environmental activist groups announced Wednesday that they filed a lawsuit against two state agencies over the environmental impact analysis of a proposed housing project at a contaminated waterfront area in Richmond.
GOP Recall Activists Sue To Strip 'Republican' From Newsom's Election Guide StatementTop supporters of the recall against California Gov. Gavin Newsom want to block him from branding the contest as a Republican effort in the official election guide that will be sent to voters ahead of the Sept. 14 contest.
UPDATE: Gilroy Garlic Festival Shooting Victims Remembered on Somber 2nd Anniversary;Wednesday was a day of remembrance and grief for victims and survivors of the 2019 Gilroy Garlic Festival mass shooting as families marked two years since the gunman opened fire on the final day of the festival, killing three young people and injury 17.
Critics Bid To Overturn Approval Of Tahoe Resort ExpansionEnvironmental lawyers are urging a California appellate court to overturn a pair of district court rulings that handed significant victories to the Squaw Valley ski resort as it moves forward with expansion plans.
Update: Match.com Owner Settles Lawsuit With Santa Clara DA Over Subscription RenewalsThe parent company of Match.com and other major online dating services has reached a $2 million settlement with several district attorney's offices in a consumer protection lawsuit.
Trustees, Alumni Suing To Prevent Merger Of Historic Mills College In OaklandAfter more than a century in Oakland, Mills College announced it would no longer be a degree-granting college and would become a part of Northeastern University, centered in Boston. Now, Trustees and alumni are suing in court, to try to stop that from happening.