Judge Allows UCL Claim To Proceed, Finds No Negligent Misrepresentation
(August 19, 2015, 10:36 AM EDT) -- LOS ANGELES — A California federal judge on Aug. 17 refused to dismiss part of a borrower's claim for violation of California's unfair competition law but granted a bank's motion to dismiss his claims for negligent misrepresentation (Edward C. Hendricks v. Wells Fargo Bank, N.A., et al., No. 15-01299, C.D. Calif.; 2015 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 108313).
(Opinion available. Document #85-150908-008Z.)
Edward C. Hendricks purchased a property with a loan from Wachovia Mortgage FSB. Hendricks subsequently refinanced the loan. Wells Fargo Bank N.A. acted as...