Federal Judge Remands 17200 Claim Against Bank To California Court
(September 3, 2015, 12:56 PM EDT) -- LOS ANGELES — A California federal judge on Aug. 31 remanded a borrower's claims for violation of California's unfair competition law (UCL) to a state court for lack of jurisdiction, finding that a bank failed to show that the amount in controversy met jurisdictional requirements (Raymond Mott Jr. v. Wells Fargo Bank, N.A., et al., No. 15-5783, C.D. Calif.; 2015 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 116501).
(Opinion available. Document #85-150908-036Z.)
On June 26, Raymond Mott Jr. sued Wells Fargo Southwest N.A., f/k/a Wachovia Mortgage FSB, f/k/a World Savings...