-Ellis (born June 22, 1960) is an American legal clerk and environmental activist who, despite the lack of a formal law school education, or any legal education, was instrumental in constructing a case against the Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) of California in 1993. Since the release of the film that shares her story and name, she has hosted Challenge America with ErinBrockovich on ABC and Final Justice on Zone Reality. She is the president of Brockovich Research & Consulting, a consulting firm. She is currently working as a consultant for Girardi & Keese, the New York law firm Weitz & Luxenberg, which has a focus on personal injury claims for asbestos exposure, and Shine Lawyers in Australia.
08.03.2012 [Popular Science] - The afflicted patients have been shown flailing on the “Today Show,” ErinBrockovich got involved, and the community has been up in arms. In next week's New York Times Magazine, journalist Susan Dominus offers a reasoned and sympathetic explanation of
12.03.2012 [New York Times (blog)] - ErinBrockovich made a strange little cameo in Le Roy. Why did she send one of her investigators to the school? Many years ago, a train derailment spilled thousands of gallons of a toxic chemical in Le Roy, and she was concerned that the soil or
28.02.2012 [Crain's New York Business] - ... into one space—the entire 15th floor of 250 W. 57th St. The publisher's 12 affiliated imprints distribute titles that include the Rick Steves guidebooks, Marlo Thomas's Free to be You and Me and ErinBrockovich's environment-themed thriller novels.
06.07.2011 [New York Daily News (blog)] - Rudy Giuliani, Bill Cosby And ErinBrockovich. And Gen. Colin Powell, Terry Bradshaw and Gen. Stanley McChrystal. The diverse cast will be appearing in Rochester next Tuesday -- along with Steve Forbes and former Microsoft boss Rick Belluzzo -- at a
26.06.2011 [New York Post] - Doing ErinBrockovich was a bit traumatic, because I was afraid to look in the mirror, so I just went out to the set and we started shooting. Then I saw myself in the lens, and it was like, I should probably go back to therapy.
16.06.2009 Remember ErinBrockovich? Image Mag. Very interesting news arrived in my inbox earlier today that I thought I should share. Four counties in the lower Hudson Valley of New York are reported to have the highest rates of thyroid cancer in ...
05.03.2012 [MinnPost.com] - Environmental activist ErinBrockovich-Ellis (yes, the one portrayed by Julia Roberts in the 2000 film) is leading an investigation into these possible environmental causes. The New York State Department of Health, however, has investigated — and
Within the last week, famed environmental activist ErinBrockovich started her own investigation into the medical mystery that's caused Tourette-like outbursts among teenagers in Le Roy, New York. She felt as though the diagnosis of “conversion disorder” by some doctors was rendered rather quickly, without ruling out all other possible factors, including environmental. Many people know B
Environmental activist ErinBrockovich has launched an investigation into the cause of the mysterious, Tourette's-like symptoms that are plaguing 15 teens, all students at Le Roy High School in New York.