Woman’s Competition Law Case Fails For Want Of Standing, Federal Judge Finds
(March 22, 2016, 12:55 PM EDT) -- LOS ANGELES — A woman’s mere contention that she owns a defective heating system lacks sufficient specifics, a federal judge in California held March 17 in dismissing her unfair competition law (UCL), Business and Professions Code Section 17200, et seq., action for lack of standing (Joanna Park-Kim v. Daikin Industries Ltd., et al., No. 15-9523, C.D. Calif.; 2016 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 35565).
(Opinion available. Document #58-160419-002Z.)
Joanna Park-Kim purchased a condominium in Los Angeles in September 2010. The property contained a heating, ventilation and air conditioning...