Federal Judge Allows UCL Claim Against Home Depot To Proceed
Mealey's (September 16, 2016, 3:08 PM EDT) -- SAN FRANCISCO — A California federal judge on Sept. 9 granted the majority of a retailer's motion to dismiss claims for fraud and negligence related to the installation of cabinets but allowed part of her claim for violation of California's unfair competition law (UCL) to proceed (Ellen Coffen v. Home Depot U.S.A. Inc., No. 16-cv-03302, N.D. Calif.; 2016 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 122576).
(Opinion available. Document #58-160920-026Z.)
Ellen Coffen alleged that she purchased cabinets from Home Depot U.S.A Inc. Coffen alleged that a sales associate...