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Date: 04-04-2023

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Owen Diaz v. Tesla, Inc.

Case Number: 3:17-cv-06748-WHO

Judge: William Orrick

Court: United States District Court for the Northern District of California (San Francisco County)

Plaintiff's Attorney:

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Defendant's Attorney: Daniel C. Posner. Kathleen Marie Sullivan, Brett David Young, L. Julius M. Turman,

Description: San Francisco, California labor and employment lawyers represented Plaintiff, who sued Defendant on civil rights job discrimination theories claiming to have been injured and/or damaged by racist abuse he was subjected to at Tesla's fctory in Northern California.

Outcome: Plaintiff's verdict for $137 million.

Judge Orrick ordered a new trial if Plaintiff did not agree to a remittitur to $15 million.

06/21/2022 347 NOTICE by Owen Diaz of Rejection of Remittitur (Nunley, Cimone) (Filed on 6/21/2022) (Entered: 06/21/2022)

Reduced by the court to $3 million.

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