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Douglas Emmett Lawsuits

Class Action Suit Alleges Pattern of Unpaid Overtime, Other Labor Violations at Douglas Emmett

Posted: March 13th, 2018

In July 2011, Antoinette Lindsay filed a class action lawsuit against Douglas Emmett Inc. In her lawsuit, Lindsay alleged that Douglas Emmett had a pattern of unlawful wage and hour violations—denying employees correct overtime pay despite California’s labor laws. Following the Lindsay suit, other one-time Douglas Emmett employees filed similar cases in Los Angeles County court.

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SEC Urged to Investigate Douglas Emmett’s Failure to Disclose Key Director Information

Posted: December 4th, 2017

Washington, DC:  The International Union of Operating Engineers (IUOE) today released a letter to the US Securities and Exchange Commission requesting the federal agency launch an investigation into Douglas Emmett Inc.’s (NYSE:DEI) failure to disclose required information about one of its “independent” directors, Thomas E. O’Hern…

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Santa Monica Tenant Sues Douglas Emmett for Breach of Contract

Posted: November 1st, 2017

In August 2012, TrueCar, Inc., formerly known as, Inc., which leased office space at the Douglas Emmett-owned facility at 120 Broadway in Santa Monica, filed suit against the Douglas Emmett, Inc. subsidiary Douglas Emmett 1998, LLC, along with another tenant, Darden Restaurants, Inc., alleging charges of “Breach of Contract,” “Inducing Breach of Contract” and “Nuisance…

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Beverly Hills Doctor Sues Douglas Emmett for Fraud, Breach of Contract

Posted: October 30th, 2017

In April 2016, Dr. Jamshid Nazarian, a medical doctor practicing at the Douglas Emmett-owned facility at 8920 Wilshire Blvd., Beverly Hills, filed suit against the Douglas Emmett, Inc. subsidiary Douglas Emmett 1998, LLC, alleging charges of “Breach of the implied covenant of good faith and fair dealing; fraud; breach of contract; and specific performance…

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Listing of more than 700 Douglas Emmett lawsuits

Posted: July 20th, 2017

Los Angeles-based property owner Douglas Emmett, Inc. and its corporate affiliates have been party to 731 lawsuits filed in Los Angeles County Superior Court since January 2000. is now providing a publicly available listing of these cases…

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