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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