In The News . . . . L.A. Times Article Talks About City Of Vernon’s Legal Bills
Sam Allen and Hector Becerra, in a December 28, 2011 article in the Los Angeles Times, report that the City of Vernon has paid $7 million to Latham & Watkins LLP in 2011, with another $2 million being paid to other lawyers and lobbyists--with a lot going to Vernon’s fight against disincorporation. According to records for a longer time frame in the past, Vernon paid about $40 million on outside law firms between 2006-2010.