Governor Declares State of Emergency for Three Additional Counties
AG Reminds of Price Gouging for New Counties Under State of Emergency
On Thursday, August 5, 2021 Governor Newsom declared a state of emergency for Siskiyou, Nevada, and Placer counties due to active wildfires – see Gov Newsom 8.5.21 News Release.
This brings the total number of counties under a State of Emergency to seven, as previously on July 23, 2021, Governor Newsome declared a State of Emergency in Plumas, Butte, Lassen, and Alpine counties in the Gov Newsom 7.23.21 News Release.
In addition, AG Bonta Issued a Consumer Alert on Price Gouging for the three new counties (Siskiyou, Nevada, Placer) – see AG Bonta 8.6.21 News Release.
This too, brings the total number of counites where a Consumer Alert on Price Gouging has been issued to seven, following the Consumer Alert issued by AG Bonta 7.24.21 News Release.
Please refer to the Cal-OES Price Gouging Chart: https://www.caloes.ca.gov/cal-oes-divisions/legal-affairs/price-gouging
In addition, wildfires and other States of Emergencies pose HR challenges – see Wildfires Pose HR Challenges
CSSA does not provide legal advice – If you have further questions or concerns as to how these States of Emergency may affect you or your facility, we suggest you contact your legal counsel.
If you do not have legal counsel that is familiar with self storage issues, we suggest you contact one of the attorneys listed in CSSA’s Business Partner Directory: https://californiaselfstorage.org/Vendor-Directory