Legal Information: California
Updated: February 16, 2022
If I reveal that I am a victim to my landlord, can s/he tell other people?
A landlord is not allowed to share any information that you provide unless:
- you consent in writing;
- the law or a court order requires the landlord to so do; or
- the person that the landlord is talking to is the “qualified third party” who provided the written documentation for you that states that you are a victim. In that case, the landlord is allowed to call that person to verify what is written in the documentation.1
1 Cal.Civ.Code § 1946.7(i)
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