Wireless Carriers Can’t Dodge Calif. Overcharge Suit

Law360, Los Angeles (September 20, 2016, 8:50 PM EDT) -- Verizon, AT&T and other major wireless providers must face a suit claiming they overcharged California government customers more than $100 million, according to a Tuesday press release issued by the plaintiffs.

The state court on Sept. 13 denied several demurrers, a California procedural hurdle similar to a motion to dismiss, filed by the defendants Verizon, AT&T, Sprint and T-Mobile., according to a press release.

“We are pleased that the court rejected the wireless carriers’ efforts to escape their obligations to government customers,” said Anne Hayes Hartman,...
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