Welk Resorts Beats Mold Class Action

Law360, New York (October 31, 2012, 2:58 PM EDT) -- A California federal judge on Tuesday tossed a putative class action claiming Welk Resort San Diego allowed mold to grow in its rooms, saying the plaintiff could not sufficiently demonstrate that his "Platinum Points" time share currency lost value as a result.

Judge Anthony Battaglia dismissed each claim brought by plaintiff Hermenegildo Martinez against The Welk Group Inc., largely siding with the resort’s arguments that Martinez failed to produce any witnesses, any documents or any evidence to support that the purported mold problem diminished the value...
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Case Title

Martinez et al v. The Welk Group, Inc. et al


Case Number

3:09-cv-02883

Court

California Southern

Nature of Suit

Other Statutory Actions

Judge

Anthony J. Battaglia

Date Filed

December 23, 2009

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