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CTIA Urges 9th Circ. To Halt Berkeley's Cellphone Warning Law

Law360, Washington (March 2, 2016, 12:02 PM EST) -- CTIA-The Wireless Association implored the Ninth Circuit on Monday to stop Berkeley, California, from implementing an ordinance that requires a radiation warning statement with all new cellphones, saying phone retailers will be harmed by delivering a message they don’t believe.

The cellphone company trade group asked the circuit court to overrule a California federal court’s refusal last month to issue a preliminary injunction to freeze the law while CTIA’s lawsuit against it plays out, saying the ordinance is likely to be overturned and cellphone dealers should...
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Case Information

Case Title

CTIA - The Wireless Associatio v. City of Berkeley, et al

Case Number



Appellate - 9th Circuit

Nature of Suit

3440 Other Civil Rights

Date Filed

February 1, 2016

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