Utility Watchdog in San Diego

Cy Pres Award


UCAN is a recipient of a cy pres award from the class action litigation: Joel Roos, et al. v. Honeywell International, Inc.San Francisco County Superior Court Case No. CGC-04-436205 (RAK). Daniel Mogin,of the Mogin law firm in San Diego was class counsel and recommended to the court that UCAN receive the award.  Pictured above is Daniel Mogin (left) handing the check to UCAN’s Executive Director, Donald Kelly (right).  Cy pres awards are residual fundsin a class action lawsuit that cannot be distributed to people of the class. Courts then can distribute the remanding funds to nonprofit organizations whose work closely aligns with the subject of the class action litigation.