Bay Area restaurateurs sue California and counties to recover permit fees charged amid COVID-19

Source: https://www.timesheraldonline.com/ April 12, 2021 Restaurants in a handful of greater Bay Area counties have filed class-action lawsuits seeking refunds for liquor license and health permit fees assessed by the state and counties even though they were forced to shutter completely or operate at significantly lower capacity under COVID-19 public health orders. Restaurant owners in…