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Man alleges Barclays Center denied employment because of misdemeanor in background check, files class action

Wadi Reformado Aug. 2, 2017, 9:50am

NEW YORK (Legal Newsline) – A New York man alleges he was unlawfully denied employment because of the results of a background screening.

Gold Peak Tea 'no preservatives' advertising is deceptive, New York consumer claims

Louie Torres Jul. 26, 2017, 9:42am

BROOKLYN, N.Y. (Legal Newsline) – A New York man alleges that a tea beverage manufactured by Coca-Cola is falsely advertised as having no preservatives.

Woman accuses Uber of phone harassment; Texts were without her consent, she claims

Mike Torres Jul. 24, 2017, 11:50am

BROOKLYN, N.Y. (Legal Newsline) — A New York woman has filed a class action lawsuit against Uber, alleging violation of the Telephone Consumer Protection Act.

Now Health Group sued over liver detoxifier

Mike Torres Jul. 24, 2017, 6:35am

BROOKLYN, N.Y. (Legal Newsline) — A Brooklyn consumer has filed a class action lawsuit against a health products company, alleging negligent misrepresentation.

U-Haul named in class action

Louie Torres Jul. 20, 2017, 9:32am

BROOKLYN, N.Y. (Legal Newsline) — A New York customer has filed a class action lawsuit against U-Haul, alleging breach of contract, negligent misrepresentation and unfair competition.

Dunkin' Donuts customer sues chain over steak in sandwiches

Louie Torres Jul. 12, 2017, 9:52am

BROOKLYN, N.Y. (Legal Newsline) — A New York customer has filed a class action lawsuit against Dunkin' Donuts, alleging fraud and negligent misrepresentation.

Costco sued over liver pills

Louie Torres Jun. 16, 2017, 9:30am

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

Judge denies injunctive relief for plaintiff in Newman's Own pasta sauce case

Mike Helenthal Jun. 6, 2017, 1:25pm

BROOKLYN, N.Y. (Legal Newsline) – A federal judge in New York has come to several conclusions on issues involving a class action suit against the Newman’s Own company alleging deception over its “all natural” pasta sauce labels.

Queens property owners allege MTA released hazardous materials

Louie Torres Jun. 2, 2017, 11:40am

BROOKLYN, N.Y. (Legal Newsline) — Queens property owners have filed a class action lawsuit against New York's MTA, alleging negligence caused hazardous materials to be spilled on the plaintiffs' property..

New York state, commissioner allege company is polluting environment

Mike Torres Jun. 2, 2017, 8:46am

BROOKLYN, N.Y. (Legal Newsline) — New York state and the state's environmental commissioner are suing New York companies, alleging violation of federal law.

Consumer accuses vitamin supplement company of negligent representation

Mike Torres May 30, 2017, 8:44am

BROOKLYN, N.Y. (Legal Newsline) — A New York consumer has filed a class action lawsuit against a vitamin supplement company, alleging negligent misrepresentation.

N.Y. environmental agency sues over alleged toxic release

Wadi Reformado Apr. 11, 2017, 9:48am

A New York state environmental agency is suing a former dry cleaner and related parties over an alleged violation of federal law relating to a hazardous substance release.

Consumer claims J.R. Carlson Laboratories aloe vera supplement does not contain aloe

Wadi Reformado Jan. 18, 2017, 9:47am

BROOKLYN, N.Y. (Legal Newsline) – A New York consumer alleges a nutritional supplement doesn't contain aloe vera as advertised and has filed a class action lawsuit.

Forever 21 alleged to have sent unwanted marketing text messages

Jenie Mallari-Torres Dec. 14, 2016, 8:56am

BROOKLYN, N.Y. (Legal Newsline) – A Queens County resident alleges a New York company sent her unwanted text messages.

Consumer alleges Newman's Own pasta sauce is not all-natural

Louie Torres Dec. 14, 2016, 8:53am

BROOKLYN, N.Y. (Legal Newsline) – A Queens County resident alleges a brand of pasta sauce is mislabeled as all-natural and has filed a class action lawsuit.

Beanfield lawyer: Suit claiming snacks' false advertising is way to 'harass' company into settlement

Mike Helenthal Sep. 16, 2016, 11:21am

BROOKLYN, N.Y. (Legal Newsline) – The attorney who represents the Beanfield Snack Corp. says a recent class-action lawsuit filed against it claiming false advertising is without merit and an attempt to pressure the company into an out-of-court settlement.

3 consumers allege Kellogg's misrepresents 'whole grain' crackers

Robbie Hargett May 25, 2016, 12:12pm

BROOKLYN, N.Y. (Legal Newsline) - Three women are suing Kellog's, alleging it misrepresents certain of its crackers.

Two law firms accuse New York lawyers of breach of contract

Robbie Hargett May 13, 2016, 2:27pm

BROOKLYN, N.Y. (Legal Newsline) - A Delaware- and New York-based law firm is suing another New York law firm and one of its founding partners, over allegations they breached the contract between the two firms while they were working together on a case.

New York customer alleges Kimlan Foods misrepresented products

Robbie Hargett May 10, 2016, 1:06pm

BROOKLYN, N.Y. (Legal Newsline) - A Brooklyn customer is suing a food company, alleging it misrepresents certain of its products.

New York couple accuses Ferring Pharmaceuticals of violations after Bravelle recall

Robbie Hargett Apr. 27, 2016, 12:24pm

BROOKLYN, N.Y. (Legal Newsline) - Two New York residents are suing the makers of a drug designed to treat infertility in women after the company recalled certain lots of the drug.