Antelope Valley Groundwater Willis Class / Non-Pumpers Website
 
 
Willis Class Home Page


THIS IS THE HOME PAGE OF THE ANTELOPE VALLEY GROUNDWATER LITIGATION CLASS ACTION WEBSITE. ON THE LEFT SIDE OF THIS HOME PAGE ARE LINKS TO OTHER RELEVANT WEBSITES AS WELL AS THE OTHER PAGES OF THIS WEBSITE.

THE ANTELOPE VALLEY GROUNDWATER CASES ARE A GROUP OF CASES PENDING IN LOS ANGELES COUNTY SUPERIOR COURT WHICH HAVE BEEN CONSOLIDATED. ALL OF THOSE CASES CONCERN THE SAME BASIC SUBJECT – THE PARTIES’ RIGHTS TO PUMP AND USE THE GROUNDWATER UNDERLYING THE ANTELOPE VALLEY ADJUDICATION AREA (AS DEFINED IN THE COURT’S ORDER OF NOVEMBER 3, 2006. CLICK HERE TO VIEW MAP).

IN ORDER TO ACHIEVE A COMPREHENSIVE RULING, THE COURT HAS CERTIFIED TWO (2) CLASSES OF LANDOWNERS, THE DEFINITIONS OF WHICH ARE SET FORTH BELOW.

  A. THE WILLIS CLASS ESSENTIALLY CONSISTS OF OWNERS OF PROPERTIES WITHIN THE ADJUDICATION AREA WHO HAVE NEVER PUMPED WATER ON THOSE PROPERTIES. THE PRECISE CLASS DEFINITION MAY BE FOUND AT THE LINK ON THE LEFT TO CLASS NOTICES AND OTHER DOCUMENTS.

 
  B. THE WOOD/SMALL PUMPER CLASS ESSENTIALLY CONSISTS OF OWNERS OF PROPERTIES WITHIN THE ADJUDICATION AREA WHO HAVE PUMPED RELATIVELY MODEST AMOUNTS OF WATER ON THOSE PROPERTIES. IF YOU THINK YOU MAY BE A MEMBER OF THIS CLASS, GO TO THIS PAGE - WOOD/SMALL PUMPER CLASS.  




IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS PLEASE CONSULT THE INFORMATION AVAILABLE AT THE LINKS ON THE LEFT, INCLUDING THE LINK TO “FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS.” OF COURSE, YOU MAY CONSULT YOUR LAWYER OR OTHER ADVISORS.

 
 
Antelope Valley Groundwater Willis Class / Non-Pumpers Website