John Treat

John is an associate in our Firm’s North America Litigation & Government Enforcement Practice Group and is based in our Los Angeles office. John represents clients in complex commercial litigation in federal and state court, as well as in domestic and international arbitration concerning contracts, financial services disputes, construction projects, and insurance, among others

In brief In Esparza v. Kohl’s, Inc., Plaintiff brought a putative class action accusing Kohl’s of allowing a third party to unlawfully eavesdrop on him while he had a brief conversation with an agent on a chat feature on Kohl’s website. Kohl’s moved to dismiss all claims, but the United States District Court for the Southern District of California granted the motion only as to the claims for violation of the California Constitution and intrusion upon…