Found. for Taxpayer Rights v. Garamendi, B176461
The award of attorney fees to plaintiff, following a denial of defendant's special motion to strike a petition as a Strategic Lawsuit Against Public Participation, is affirmed where defendant's special motion to strike was frivolous.
- Decided 09/27/2005
- Published 09/27/2005
- California Court of Appeal
- For Appellant:
- Douglas L. Hallett, Joseph B. Miller, Marc J. Levine; and Victor Poltrock, Los Angeles, for Intervener and Appellant Mercury Insurance Group.
- For Appellees:
- Harvey Rosenfield and Pamela M. Pressley for Plaintiff and Respondent the Foundation for Taxpayer and Consumer Rights., Mark Savage, San Francisco, and Norma Garcia, Costa Mesa, for Plaintiffs and Respondents Consumers Union of U.S., Inc., Southern Christian Leadership Conference of Greater Los Angeles, and National Council of La Raza., Richard A. Marcantonio, San Rafael, and Michelle N. Rodriguez for Plaintiffs and Respondents.