Information Regarding Class Action Against Golden Gate Equity Holdings, LLC, and Subsidiaries

This is a class action against Golden Gate Equity Holdings, LLC, and a number of its subsidiaries. The plaintiffs allege that the defendants violated Health and Safety Code Section 1430(b), the Consumer and Legal Remedies Act, and Unfair Competition laws by staffing their facilities at levels below those required by state and federal law. The complaint seeks statutory damages, restitution of fees paid to the facilities, and other recovery and injunctive relief on behalf of the class. Plaintiffs do not seek damages for personal injury.

The following defendants have been named in this action:

Golden Gate Equity Holdings, LLC
Golden Gate National Senior Care, LLC
GGNSC Holdings, LLC
Drumm Investors, LLC
Fillmore Strategic Investors, LLC
Fillmore Strategic Management, LLC
Fillmore Capital Partners, LLC
Beverly Enterprises, INC.
GGNSC Clinical Services
GGNSC Administrative Services, LLC
Ronald E. Silva
Beverly Health and Rehabilitation Services, Inc.
Beverly Healthcare-California, Inc.
GGNSC Fresno LP
GGNSC Stockton LP
GGNSC Shafter LP
Golden Living Center - Bakersfield
Golden Living Center - Chateau in Stockton
Golden Living Center - Clovis
Golden Living Center - Country View Alzheimers' in Fresno
Golden Living Center - Fowler
Golden Living Center - Fresno
Golden Living Center - Galt
Golden Living Center - Hillcrest
Golden Living Center - Hy-Lond in Fresno
Golden Living Center - Hy-Pana
Golden Living Center - London House Sonoma
Golden Living Center - Napa
Golden Living Center - Petaluma
Golden Living Center - Portside in Stockton
Golden Living Center - Redding
Golden Living Center - Reedley
Golden Living Center - Sanger
Golden Living Center - San Jose
Golden Living Center - Santa Rosa
Golden Living Center - Shafter

If you are a member of the class and you wish information regarding this action, you may contact:

Attorneys for Plaintiffs:

W. Timothy Needham click for Vcard
Michael J. Crowley click for Vcard
JANSSEN MALLOY LLP
730 Fifth Street
Eureka, CA  95501
Telephone:  707-445-2071 (local) or 888-526-7736 (toll free)
Fax:  (707)-445-8305
www.janssenlaw.com

Michael D. Thamer
LAW OFFICES OF MICHAEL D. THAMER
Old Callahan School House
12444 South Highway 3
Post Office Box 1568
Callahan, CA 96014-1568
Telephone: (530) 647-5307
Fax: (530) 467-5437

Christopher J. Healey
LUCE, FORWARD, HAMILTON & SCRIPPS
600 West Broadway, Suite 2600
San Diego, CA 92101
Telephone: (619) 236-1414
Fax: (619) 232-8311

Kathryn A. Stebner, Sarah Colby
STEBNER AND ASSOCIATES
870 Mark Street, Suite 1212
San Francisco, CA 94102
Telephone: (415) 362-9800
Fax: (415) 362-9801

Robert S. Arns, Jonathan E. Davis
THE ARNS LAW FIRM
515 Folsom Street, 3rd Floor
San Francisco, CA 94105
Telephone: (415) 495-7800
Fax: (415) 495-7888