Attorney General Xavier Becerra on Monday targeted Amazon.com’s COVID-19 workplace practices, asking a Sacramento judge to enforce investigative subpoenas he said the online retailing giant has not sufficiently answered.
The state’s petition to compel compliance, filed in Sacramento County Superior Court, said California began asking in May for documents related to workplace conditions at Amazon facilities in the state. A series of back-and-forth exchanges ensued that Becerra said failed to meet his request for information, even after the state’s lawyers narrowed the scope of its inquiry from approximately 150 Amazon facilities in California to seven.
This content has been archived. It is available through our partners, LexisNexis® and Bloomberg Law.
To view this content, please continue to their sites.
LexisNexis® and Bloomberg Law are third party online distributors of the broad collection of current and archived versions of ALM's legal news publications. LexisNexis® and Bloomberg Law customers are able to access and use ALM's content, including content from the National Law Journal, The American Lawyer, Legaltech News, The New York Law Journal, and Corporate Counsel, as well as other sources of legal information.
For questions call 1-877-256-2472 or contact us at [email protected]