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Lawsuit Filed Over Hollywood Emerson College Project

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Wow, all those Hollywood development lawsuits really are keeping local attorneys busy. After a satellite campus for Boston-based Emerson College was approved by the City Council last month, East West Studios, which had some issues with the project going up, had about 30 days to legally challenge the decision. And challenge they have: East West Studios LLC filed a lawsuit against the city and Emerson College on September 17th, claiming, among other things, that the city's approval of the Thom Mayne-designed building violates provisions of the California Environmental Act (CEQA). The studio is represented by attorney Robert Silverstein, who also is representing those who sued over the Hollywood Target and the Sunset and Gordon project. More to come...
· Emerson College Archives [Curbed LA]
· Architect Thom Mayne Brings the Future to Hollywood [Curbed LA]

Emerson College Los Angeles

5960 Sunset Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90028