Fontani v. Wells Fargo Inv., A106304
Plaintiff's defamation claim is dismissed under the anti-SLAPP law where defendant's submission of a Form U-5 to the National Association of Securities Dealers, which described the reasons for plaintiff's termination, is absolutely privileged under Civil Code section 47(b).
- Decided 05/19/2005
- Published 05/19/2005
- California Court of Appeal
- For Appellant:
- Allen Matkins Leck Gamble & Mallory, Lindbergh Porter, Richard H. Rahm, San Francisco, for Appellant.
- For Appellees:
- Law Offices of Stephen J. Gorski, Stephen J. Gorski, San Francisco, for Respondent.