LOU BAKER VS. SEAWORLD ENTERTAINMENT, INC., JIM ATCHISON, JAMES HEANEY, DAN BROWN, MARC SWANSON, DAVID F. D'ALESSANDRO, AND THE BLACKSTONE GROUP L.P.
A California federal judge has rejected SeaWorld’s argument for summary judgment in an investor class action that accuses the company of lying to its investors about the impact of the documentary Blackfish on its business. The lawsuit, originally filed in 2014, will now move forward in federal court. [To accompany Federal Case Law Update "Investor Class Action Against SeaWorld to Move Forward" from Brooks Animal Law Digest Issue No. 10]