June 1, 2020

Peter Stris Named Legal Lion for Victory Against Volkswagen

Law360 named Peter Stris a legal lion for his victory on behalf of government clients in The Environmental Protection Commission of Hillsborough County, et al. v. Volkswagen Group of America, Inc., et al., No. 18-15937, a nationally watched Ninth Circuit appeal with massive economic implications. (Legal Lion). Mr. Stris was also named a runner up for The Litigation Daily‘s Litigator of the Week. (Litigator of the Week).

Case coverage
U.S. Ruling Could Mean a Flood of New Claims Against Volkswagen (The New York Times, June 1, 2020)
9th Circ. Revives Post-Sale Claims In VW Emissions Suit (Law360, June 1, 2020)