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Lawsuit: Old Spice deodorant caused side effects

Jenie Mallari-Torres Mar. 17, 2017, 8:32am

NEW YORK — Five consumers have filed a class action lawsuit against Procter & Gamble, alleging breach of the implied warranty of merchantability, product liability and violations of the Deceptive and Unfair Trade Practices Act

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.

Shareholder alleges Stemline Therapeutics violated federal securities laws

Wadi Reformado Feb. 24, 2017, 8:18am

NEW YORK (Legal Newsline) — A shareholder has filed a class action lawsuit against a bio-pharmaceutical company and its executives, alleging violation of federal law.

Shareholder alleges therapeutics business violated federal law

Louie Torres Feb. 17, 2017, 8:19am

NEW YORK (Legal Newsline) — A shareholder has filed a class action lawsuit against a therapeutics business, alleging violation of federal law.

Consumer accuses American Express of phone privacy violations

Wadi Reformado Feb. 15, 2017, 9:28am

NEW YORK (Legal Newsline) — A Tennessee woman is suing American Express, alleging violation of telephone harassment statutes.

Shareholder alleges gene therapy company, officers violated federal securities laws

Wadi Reformado Feb. 2, 2017, 10:52am

NEW YORK (Legal Newsline) — A shareholder is suing a New York gene therapy company and its officers, alleging violation of federal law.

Shareholder alleges Fiat Chrysler violated federal securities laws

Wadi Reformado Feb. 1, 2017, 8:52am

NEW YORK (Legal Newsline) — A shareholder is suing Fiat Chrysler, alleging violation of federal law.

Customer accuses cable company, officers of violating securities law

Wadi Reformado Jan. 26, 2017, 9:03am

NEW YORK (Legal Newsline) — A shareholder is suing a Kentucky cable company and its officers, alleging violation of federal law.

J.G. Wentworth Company sued over alleged misrepresentations related to stock purchase deal

Jessica Karmasek Jan. 6, 2017, 8:36am

The plaintiff, the owner of a privately-held residential mortgage company, argues JGW was in possession of “material non-public information” and made “misrepresentations and omissions of material fact” regarding JGW’s business in connection with a March 2015 stock purchase agreement.

Environmental groups accuse government agency of violating federal law

Wadi Reformado Jan. 5, 2017, 8:52am

NEW YORK (Legal Newsline) — Environmental groups are suing a government agency, alleging violation of federal law.

Nestle USA to 'vigorously defend' itself against 'baseless' deceptive marketing allegations

Marian Johns Dec. 30, 2016, 10:00am

NEW YORK (Legal Newsline) – A New York resident has filed a suit against Nestle USA Inc. over claims that she was deceived by the company’s marketing of its Lean Cuisine frozen meals as being “preservative free.”

Stockholder alleges Everyday Health violated federal law

Wadi Reformado Dec. 23, 2016, 9:30am

NEW YORK (Legal Newsline) — A stockholder is suing a health business and its board, alleged violation of federal law.

Lawsuit by NYC conductor who fell asleep 'a travesty' to victims of derailment, advocate says

Karen Kidd Dec. 21, 2016, 1:15pm

NEW YORK (Legal Newsline) – A complaint filed by the commuter rail engineer who caused a 2013 derailment that killed four in New York City is encouraged by the city's litigious environment and not without precedent, a litigation reform advocate says.

Citizens Union alleges New York state officials violated law

Louie Torres Dec. 21, 2016, 9:25am

NEW YORK (Legal Newsline) — Two New York citizens groups are suing New York state officials, alleging violation of state law.

Consumer files class action over L'Oreal hair care product

Louie Torres Dec. 7, 2016, 9:11am

NEW YORK (Legal Newsline) — A New York woman is suing L'Oreal, alleging fraud and negligent misrepresentation.

Consumer accuses whiskey makers of fraud

Jenie Mallari-Torres Dec. 7, 2016, 9:02am

NEW YORK (Legal Newsline) — A New York City man is suing liquor manufacturers, alleging breach of warranty, fraud, negligent misrepresentation and unjust enrichment.

Stockholder accuses Alexion, officers of misleading statements

Louie Torres Nov. 22, 2016, 11:19pm

NEW YORK (Legal Newsline) — A stockholder is suing a pharmaceutical company and its officers, alleging violation of federal law.

New York consumer accuses Camille Rose of false advertising

Louie Torres Nov. 22, 2016, 11:19pm

NEW YORK (Legal Newsline) — A New York consumer is suing a beauty care business, alleging negligent misrepresentation.

Tom's of Maine/Colgate-Palmolive faces legal trouble for all-natural product claims

Darren Yuvan Nov. 18, 2016, 9:56am

NEW YORK (Legal Newsline) - Tom's of Maine - an all-natural-ingredients subsidiary of Colgate-Palmolive that focuses on personal care products such as deodorants, toothpastes and soaps - says it plans to defend itself against a class action lawsuit that claims its products aren't all natural.

Customer accuses Wal-Mart of negligent misrepresentation

Louie Torres Nov. 16, 2016, 9:14am

NEW YORK (Legal Newsline) — A Michigan woman is suing Wal-Mart, alleging breach of implied warranty, fraud and negligent misrepresentation.