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IUOE Urges Vote “AGAINST” Douglas Emmett Director Thomas O’Hern Pinned Post!

Posted: April 26th, 2018

Washington, DC: The International Union of Operating Engineers (IUOE) today is calling on shareholders of Douglas Emmett, Inc. (NYSE: DEI), a Los Angeles County-based Real Estate Investment Trust, to vote AGAINST the nomination of “independent” board member Thomas O’Hern, due to a notable undisclosed conflict of interest.


Tagged: Tenant Issues - Lawsuits

Sherman Oaks Tenant Sues Douglas Emmett for Breach of Contract and Misrepresentation over Electricity Charges

Posted: June 22nd, 2018

A tenant at the Sherman Oaks Galleria, located at 15301 Ventura Boulevard, filed suit against Douglas Emmett and a related party for allegedly overcharging $490,000 in electricity bills due to the building’s malfunctioning electricity submeters. The plaintiff claims that Douglas Emmett and a related party made knowingly false misrepresentation about the submeters over the course of a decade—always insisting that they were working properly.


Tagged: Tenant Issues - Lawsuits

Santa Monica Tenant Alleges that Douglas Emmett Negotiated in Bad Faith (Lease Documents Included)

Updated: April 26th, 2018

In March 2017, a tenant of 401 Wilshire Boulevard in Santa Monica called Macerich Partnership filed suit against Douglas Emmett in Los Angeles court claiming that Douglas Emmett’s negotiating tactics “[constitute] bad faith and a failure to cooperate.” Because of Douglas Emmett’s alleged lack of fair dealing, Macerich has asked the court for declaratory relief…


Tagged: Tenant Issues - Lawsuits

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