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Unilever sued over 'natural' claims

Mike Torres May 26, 2017, 7:07am

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) — A consumer has filed a class action lawsuit against Unilever, alleging fraud and negligent misrepresentation.

Case over alcohol device dismissed in district court, plaintiffs allowed to amend

Mike Helenthal May 24, 2017, 10:23am

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) – A California federal judge has dismissed a class action lawsuit against the maker of an alcohol monitoring system, though the plaintiffs in the case will be allowed to amend and re-enter the complaint.

Sued over sugar in jelly beans, Jelly Belly's response: 'This is nonsense'

Sara McCleary May 23, 2017, 8:45am

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) - A lawsuit filed by a woman who says she was misled into buying Jelly Belly's exercise jelly bean is not uncommon, one attorney says, but it is

Hershey's legal defense: Plaintiff is disbarred attorney looking for targets

John O'Brien Apr. 28, 2017, 9:46am

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) - Hershey’s is defending a class action lawsuit by attacking the motives of the plaintiff – a disbarred attorney who has filed hundreds of lawsuits and wrote a how-to-sue book.

Woman accuses telecommunications company of harassment

Mike Torres Apr. 27, 2017, 11:35am

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) — A California woman has filed a class action lawsuit against a telecommunications company, alleging violation of telephone harassment statutes.

California consumer accuses lotion manufacturer of false advertising

Wadi Reformado Apr. 27, 2017, 11:34am

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) — A California consumer has filed a class action lawsuit against a moisturizer lotion business, alleging negligent misrepresentation and unfair competition.

Phoney Lawsuits: Settlement cancels fight between company, frequent TCPA plaintiff/lawyer combo

John O'Brien Apr. 27, 2017, 11:24am

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) – A lawsuit that once looked destined for a showdown between a prolific plaintiffs lawyer and a defendant accusing him and his plaintiff of manufacturing lawsuits has been settled.

Class action takes issue with camera on drones

Louie Torres Apr. 26, 2017, 11:27am

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) — Consumers have filed a class action lawsuit against drone manufacturers, alleging fraud and negligent misrepresentation.

California consumer accuses ink company of phone harassment

Mike Torres Apr. 13, 2017, 9:52am

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) — A California man has filed a class action lawsuit against an ink company, alleging violation of the Telephone Consumer Protection Act

Class action alleges spyware intercepted personal data

Mike Torres Apr. 13, 2017, 9:27am

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) — Two consumers have filed a class action lawsuit against mobile phone manufacturers, alleging invasion of privacy and unfair competition.

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.

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.

Candy maker accused of shortchanging customers

Wadi Reformado Mar. 29, 2017, 8:36am

A consumer has filed a classaction lawsuit against a Pennsylvania candy manufacturer for allegedly shortchanging buyers on the amount of candy in its packages.

Bosley Medical accused of violating federal law

Jenie Mallari-Torres Mar. 16, 2017, 8:47am

LOS ANGELES — A Louisiana man has filed a class action lawsuit against a California company, alleging violation of the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA).

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.

Phoney Lawsuits: Attorneys accused of racketeering, manufacturing claims

John O'Brien Mar. 15, 2017, 8:30am

One company recently brought into the world of litigation under the Telephone Consumer Protection Act doesn’t like what it sees. BrandRep is taking its anger out on Beverly Hills, CA, attorney Todd Friedman, one of the most prolific lawsuit-filers in the country.

Alcohol monitoring system doesn't work, class action claims

Louie Torres Mar. 2, 2017, 8:33am

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) — Two California consumers have filed a class action lawsuit against a Los Angeles company, alleging fraud and negligent misrepresentation.

Class action filed against Sprint over termination fees

Jenie Mallari-Torres Feb. 22, 2017, 4:21pm

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newswire) — A California woman has filed a class action lawsuit against Sprint, alleging false advertising and violation of Unfair Competition Law.

California consumer alleges Re/Max violated phone harassment laws

Louie Torres Feb. 22, 2017, 4:18pm

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) — A California woman has filed a class action lawsuit against Re/Max, alleging violation of telephone harassment statutes.

California woman claims Sue Bee products are not all-natural

Michael Abella Feb. 21, 2017, 5:09pm

SANTA ANA, Calif. (Legal Newsline) — A California woman has filed a class-action lawsuit against Sioux Honey Association, citing alleged deceptive and misleading business practices.