Oakland Coliseum Sued Over Pollution At U2 Show

Law360, New York (June 12, 2012, 3:25 PM EDT) -- A disgruntled consumer lodged a putative class action in California federal court on Thursday accusing the Oakland Coliseum's management company, the city of Oakland and Alameda County of overselling U2 concert tickets and polluting a federal wetland by putting a parking site within the protected area.

Plaintiff Patrick A. Missud filed the complaint on the one-year anniversary of the concert in question, which he attended, calling the oversight and management of the 69,000 ticketholders a “fiasco.”

Inspection of the venue's grounds and interviews with concertgoers revealed...
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