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Tyndall survivors bring fight
for justice to the Capitol


Photo of Consumer Attorney of the Year 2018 winners Craig Peters on the left and David Winnett on the right

SACRAMENTO -- Olympic gymnastics gold medalist Aly Raisman joined 60 sexual assault survivors to rally for a measure seeking to hold USC's Dr. George Tyndall accountable for sexual assault and harassment during exams over the course of nearly three decades at the student health center. Read about AB 1510 by Assemblymember Eloise Gómez Reyes. Watch the press conference here.   


June 18, 2019
Bill to halt gaming of arbitration
system goes to Assembly floor

Assembly Judiciary Committee approves CAOC-backed SB 707 by Senators Bob Wieckowski and Robert Hertzberg. It seeks to prevent businesses from gaming the forced arbitration system to delay and deny consumers and workers a shot at civil justice. Read more

June 18, 2019
Senate panel OKs bill giving USC
Tyndall survivors a shot at justice

CAOC-backed AB 1510 by Asm. Eloise Gómez Reyes would allow sexual molestation survivors of gynecologist George Tyndall a chance to hold the university and doctor accountable in state civil court for his sex crimes and USC's decades-long cover-up. Read more

June 4, 2019
Effort to ensure civil awards
free of bigotry advances 

CAOC-backed SB 41 by Sen. Bob Herzberg would prevent the introduction of racially biased data that defense attorneys in California and across U.S. are using to justify lower court awards for women and minorities in personal injury and wrongful death cases. Read more

(6/13/2019) Denyse Clancy and Joe Satterley score a victory for a retired school teacher in a mesothelioma talc case against Johnson & Johnson and Colgate. READ HERE  
Ebby Bakhtiar, attorney for plaintiffs in Jack in the Box case(6/13/2019) Ebby Bakhtiar and Keith Griffin win justice for a Jack in the Box supervisor fired after she reported inappropriate sexual conduct by two other managers. READ HERE  


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