Cory Briggs

OCCORD & Cory Briggs Lose GardenWalk Hotels Lawsuit; Tait Wages Guerrilla War Against Latest Hotel Deals

The leftist advocacy group Orange County Communities Organized for Responsible Development (OCCORD) has lost it more than three-year-long litigation against the economic assistance agreement between the City of Anaheim and the developer of the GardenWalk Hotels project. Orange County Superior Court Judge David McEachen ruled again against OCCORD and Briggs; appealing to the California Supreme Court is now their only option ...

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More Hinkiness Emerges From Litigation By CATER Partner Cory Briggs

Here’s another inewsource.org article on the apparent conflicts-of-interest pertaining to lawsuits filed by Cory Briggs against economic development projects in San Diego. Briggs is the partner-in-litigation of Anaheim gadfly group CATER, and has had “business dealings” with CATER President Cynthia Ward “regarding legal representation.” The environmental consulting firm that employed the wife of a well-known San Diego lawyer who often ...

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Controversy Continues Swirling Around Cory Briggs – CATER’s Partner in Suing Anaheim

Controversy continues swirling around Cory Briggs, the San Diego attorney who has been working with Anaheim gadfly group CATER in lawsuits against economic development projects in Anaheim and San Diego. Briggs also represented left-wing advocacy group OCCORD in its absurd and failed lawsuit against the city’s economic assistance agreement with the GardenWalk Hotels project. CATER presents itself as a watchdog ...

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Reports Spotlights Possible Conflicts of Interest in Cory Briggs’ Enivro Lawsuits

Cory Briggs has recently sued the City of Anaheim twice over major economic development projects – and has lost both lawsuits (one on behalf of leftist advocacy group OCCORD and the other as co-plaintiff with CATER). inewsource.org has published two intriguing articles on the business and legal practices of this left-wing litigator. I excerpted the first yesterday. The second part ...

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Questions About Business Dealings of Cory Briggs, CATER’s Co-Plaintiff

inewsource.org, an independent, non-profit investigative journalism outfit in San Diego, is publishing an eyebrow-raising series of articles about the business and legal dealings of notorious trial attorney Cory Briggs. Briggs has made himself the scourage of economic development efforts in San Diego, and has more recently been suing the City of Anaheim: one on behalf of OCCORD against the city’s ...

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Whose Interest Is Cory Briggs Representing?

Cory Briggs, via his Inland Oversight Committee, has joined with the recently-formed CATER in suing to stop the city council-approved expansion of the Anaheim Convention Center. The lawsuit will cost Anaheim money, quite possibly millions in community benefits, and certainly delay and possibly squash construction jobs for people who need them. But what’s all that balanced against the demands of ...

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Anaheim Gadflies Join Liberal Litigator Cory Briggs’ Legal Fight Against San Diego Convention Center Expansion

When it comes to the relationship between Anaheim gadfly group CATER and liberal litigator Cory Briggs Inland Oversight Group, it seems that one hand washes the other. Briggs’ IOC is CATER’s co-plaintiff in the lawsuit to stop the council-approved expansion of the Anaheim Convention Center. As it turns out, CATER has joined Brigg’s legal battle against the expansion of San ...

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CATER’s Co-Plaintiff Against Convention Center Listed Dead Man As Chairman…When It Sued Anaheim

Yesterday I referred to a July 2013 post on an Inland Empire blog reporting that at the time the Inland Oversight Committee (IOC) — CATER’s partner in suing to stop the approved Anaheim Convention Center expansion — listed a dead man, Ian Trowbridge, as it’s chairman. As it turns out, the IOC publicly listed Mr. Trowbridge – deceased for almost ...

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How Cory Briggs Makes His Money

I thought I’d share this May 27, 2014 Voice of San Diego article on Cory Briggs, the left-wing ambulance chaser working hand-in-glove with CATER to stop the council-approved expansion of the Anaheim Convention Center: Cory Briggs, the attorney who helped end the political career of Bob Filner, wants to stop a lot of other things in San Diego, too. Like ...

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Is There A Dead Man Suing Anaheim Over The Convention Center Expansion?

Although CATER gets the credit – if that’s what you want to call it — for the lawsuit that spiked a deal with Citigroup for bond financing of the Anaheim Convention Center expansion, the loud little group is actually a co-plaintiff. The other plaintiff is the Inland Oversight Committee (IOC). The IOC is a creature of left-wing attorney Cory Briggs, the left-wing ...

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