Request #18-83
  Closed

Please provide all financial and labor costs that the city of Oakland has spent related to the lawsuit against Exxon and other oil companies, namely this lawsuit: http://www.oaklandcityattorney.org/PDFS/Oakland%20Climate%20Change%20Lawsuit.pdf

and covered in this video release by the city attorney: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gC4QEkXhSig&feature=youtu.be

The costs should include for any activity related to the case:

 - labor costs and hours spent by Oakland city employees

- legal costs

- investigate costs

- PR costs include those related to press and video releases

- cost associated with the dismissal of the case

- any other expenditure by the city on this case.


Received

March 21, 2018 via web


Due

April 2, 2018


Departments

City Attorney

Documents

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Staff

Point of Contact

Alex Katz

Request Closed Public

All responsive records released.

April 17, 2018, 11:22am
External Message Public

Total staff attorney and paralegal hours to date on this case: 292.

April 17, 2018, 11:22am by Alex Katz (Staff)
Document(s) Released Public
Climate Change PR expense 18-83.pdf
March 29, 2018, 5:08pm
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Dear requestor,

1. Labor costs and hours: will respond ASAP.

2/3. Legal and investigative costs: to date zero. Outside counsel is working on contingency.

4. PR costs: So far, about $100 for printing of an exhibit.

5. Costs associated with dismissal: case is ongoing, so zero.

6. Any other expenditure by the city: zero.

March 29, 2018, 12:49pm by Alex Katz (Staff)
Department Assignment Public
Added: City Attorney. Removed: City Auditor.
March 26, 2018, 4:37pm
Department Assignment Public
City Auditor
March 21, 2018, 9:14pm
Request Opened Public
Request received via web
March 21, 2018, 9:14pm