California Business and Professions Code Section 17204

CA Bus & Prof Code § 17204 (2017)  

Actions for Injunctions by Attorney General, District Attorney, County Counsel, and City Attorneys

Actions for relief pursuant to this chapter shall be prosecuted exclusively in a court of competent jurisdiction by the Attorney General or a district attorney or by a county counsel authorized by agreement with the district attorney in actions involving violation of a county ordinance, or by a city attorney of a city having a population in excess of 750,000, or by a city attorney in a city and county or, with the consent of the district attorney, by a city prosecutor in a city having a full-time city prosecutor in the name of the people of the State of California upon their own complaint or upon the complaint of a board, officer, person, corporation, or association, or by a person who has suffered injury in fact and has lost money or property as a result of the unfair competition.

(Amended by Stats. 2008, Ch. 179, Sec. 23. Effective January 1, 2009. Note: This section was amended on Nov. 2, 2004, by initiative Prop. 64.)

Last modified: October 25, 2018