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U.S. government accuses contractor of violating federal law

Louie Torres Apr. 6, 2017, 3:38pm

The federal government sued a contractor last month, alleging it has refused to comply with a subpoena.

Job applicant accuses Starbucks of breach of duty

Louie Torres Apr. 6, 2017, 3:35pm

A job applicant has filed a class action lawsuit against Starbucks, alleging breach of duty.

Vitamin Shoppe sued over muscle-building supplement

Louie Torres Apr. 3, 2017, 2:49pm

A consumer has filed a class action lawsuit against New Jersey-based Vitamin Shoppe Inc., citing alleged negligent misrepresentation of its glutamine products.

Nonprofit sues to void city of L.A. local hiring law

Louie Torres Mar. 30, 2017, 1:09pm

A nonprofit corporation is suing the city of Los Angeles over a local hiring provision of a ballot measure adopted in 2016, citing alleged violation of federal law.

Stockholder sues medical technology firm over merger bid

Louie Torres Mar. 30, 2017, 9:38am

A stockholder has filed a class action lawsuit against Zeltiq Aesthetics Inc. and its board of directors, citing alleged violation of federal securities law.

Law firm sues Bank of San Francisco over bogus check

Louie Torres Mar. 30, 2017, 9:37am

A law firm is suing Bank of San Francisco and related parties, citing alleged negligent misrepresentation involving a counterfeit check.

Fishermen's groups sue Trump administration over Obama-era marine monument designation

Louie Torres Mar. 29, 2017, 9:14am

Several commercial fishermen's groups are suing top federal officials, including President Trump, over last year's designation of a 5,000-square-mile offshore area in New England as a national marine monument that restricts fishing.

Lawsuit alleges almond milk maker exaggerated nutrition content

Louie Torres Mar. 29, 2017, 8:49am

SANTA ANA, Calif. (Legal Newsline) — A consumer has filed a class action lawsuit against the maker of an almond milk product, alleging the beverage was misleadingly marketed as nondairy drink with the same nutrition as cow's milk.

Student loan assistance agency accused of misleading borrowers

Louie Torres Mar. 29, 2017, 8:47am

A Texas resident has filed a class-action lawsuit against one of the nation's biggest servicers of student loans, citing alleged breach of contract.

Woman sues Blistex, alleges defective tube design

Louie Torres Mar. 29, 2017, 8:46am

CHICAGO (Legal Newsline) — A California woman is suing Blistex Inc. over allegations that the company's lip ointment containers render nearly a quarter of the ointment inaccessible to consumers. 

Wishbone dressings use soybean oil despite olive oil claims, lawsuit alleges

Louie Torres Mar. 22, 2017, 9:14am

EAST ST. LOUIS, Ill. (Legal Newsline) — A man has filed a class action lawsuit against Pinnacle Foods Group LLC, citing alleged negligent misrepresentation.

Environmental groups allege EPA violated law

Louie Torres Mar. 17, 2017, 8:29am

SAN FRANCISCO (Legal Newsline) — Environmental groups are suing the EPA, alleging breach of duty and violation of federal law.

Customer alleges Walgreens overcharges for insulin pump supplies

Louie Torres Mar. 17, 2017, 8:28am

CHICAGO (Legal Newsline) — An Illinois man is suing Walgreens, alleging fraud, unfair competition and unjust enrichment.

Two customers accuse Menard of fraud

Louie Torres Mar. 17, 2017, 8:26am

CHICAGO (Legal Newsline) — Two Illinois consumers have filed a class action lawsuit against Menard, alleging fraud, negligent misrepresentation, and unjust enrichment.

Lawyers group sues N.Y. AG over law requiring reporting of donations

Louie Torres Mar. 16, 2017, 8:45am

NEW YORK (Legal Newsline) — A nonprofit lawyers group is suing the New York Eric Schneiderman, alleging violation of federal law.

Class action targets claims made by Valeant's sunscreen

Louie Torres Mar. 16, 2017, 8:44am

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) — Two California consumers have filed a class action lawsuit against pharmaceutical companies, alleging design defect, liability, negligence and product liability.

Illinois woman accuses California company of advertising violations

Louie Torres Mar. 10, 2017, 8:51am

CHICAGO (Legal Newsline) — An Illinois woman has filed a class action lawsuit against a California company, alleging violation of civil rights.

Investor accuses Under Armour, officers of issuing false information

Louie Torres Mar. 9, 2017, 8:47am

BALTIMORE (Legal Newsline) — An investor has filed a class action lawsuit against Under Armour and its officers, alleging violation of federal law.

Costco, Trident Seafood sued over fish oil claims

Louie Torres Mar. 8, 2017, 8:55am

BROOKLYN, N.Y. (Legal Newsline) — A New York consumer has filed a class action lawsuit against Costco and a seafood business, alleging liability and negligent misrepresentation.

Drug company alleges Hewlett Packard violated phone harassment laws

Louie Torres Mar. 3, 2017, 8:36am

CHICAGO (Legal Newsline) — A drug company has filed a class action lawsuit against Hewlett Packard, alleging violation of telephone harassment statutes.