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March 20, 2018

Jury Awards $3.5 Million for Bed Bugs at California Apartment Community

Thank you to Kimball, Tirey & St. John LLP for the article below.  The complete article can be found here. A jury in Los Angeles recently awarded $3,500,000 to sixteen current and former residents against the owner of their apartment community based upon a bed bug infestation. This follows a jury award of $546,000 against a hotel in Rancho Cucamonga also based on bed bugs. Lawsuits based upon bed bug infestations […]
March 1, 2016
bed bugs

Bed Bugs and the Law in California

Bed bugs are a fact of life.  And California property managers should know what their obligations are in terms of keeping their properties safe from these pests. The law requires landlords to provide a clean premise, free of vermin.  Read the specifics of the law here. A property manager should also have a clear action plan in place to deal with bed bug issues.  Here are some guidelines to create […]