Los Angeles Business Journal

Trutanich: Layoffs Will Cost L.A. More Money

Tuesday, October 30, 2012

City Attorney Carmen Trutanich told an L.A. City Council committee that a budget plan to lay off 50 lawyers in his office could cost the city millions of dollars in adverse judgments, the Los Angeles Daily News reports. The positions are among more than 200 city layoffs that budget adviser Miguel Santana argues are needed.