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California court won't dismiss Odwalla and ZICO Beverages 'no sugar added' lawsuits

Kacie Whaley Aug. 15, 2017, 12:41pm

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) – Two drink companies who were sued for allegedly misusing their "no sugar added" labels have had their motions to dismiss the cases denied.

Judge's 'well-rounded decision' decertifies class action over Kraft cheese; Plaintiffs respond with new motion

Chandra Lye Aug. 15, 2017, 11:54am

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) – A federal court has decertified a class action lawsuit against Kraft Foods over one of its natural cheese products in a move that an attorney is calling a "well-rounded decision."

Consumer claims Wells Fargo & Co. charged unnecessary and unwanted fees on auto loans

Wadi Reformado Aug. 15, 2017, 10:13am

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) – A Mississippi man alleges that automobile loans from a certain financial institution added unnecessary and unwanted auto collateral protection insurance and additional fees.

Scram files motion to dismiss a second complaint over alcohol monitoring device

Kacie Whaley Aug. 14, 2017, 9:58am

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) – An alcohol monitoring system company has filed a motion to dismiss an amended complaint that accuses the company of selling an alcohol-monitoring device that does not work.

Direct sales company Nerium International accused of running pyramid scheme by distributors

Wadi Reformado Aug. 11, 2017, 9:34am

LOS ANGELES – Two California individuals allege that direct sales company Nerium International operates a pyramid scheme.

University of Southern California files motion to dismiss FACTA class action suit

Zachary Lewis Aug. 10, 2017, 9:12am

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) – A motion to dismiss has been filed by the University of Southern California against a class action lawsuit accusing the college of violating the Fair and Accurate Credit Transactions Act (FACTA).

Consumer claims 7-Eleven's aloe after-sun product is falsely advertised

Wadi Reformado Aug. 10, 2017, 9:11am

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) – A California woman alleges that a product advertised to contain aloe vera contains no aloe in it at all.

Woman seeks refund from Live Nation, others for postponed Janet Jackson tour

Wadi Reformado Aug. 8, 2017, 8:26am

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) – A California concert-goer is seeking a refund for tickets she purchased for a postponed tour.

Consumer claims Clearly Natural Essentials products contain artificial ingredients

Wadi Reformado Aug. 8, 2017, 8:26am

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) – A California consumer claims the Clearly Natural Essentials product line is falsely and deceptively advertised.

Candy eater complains that flavored gummies don't have fruit

Wadi Reformado Aug. 8, 2017, 8:06am

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) – A consumer alleges that certain products made by The Organic Candy Factory do not contain ingredients represented on the packaging.

3 consumers accuse Kia of breach of warranty

Wadi Reformado Aug. 7, 2017, 12:56pm

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) — Three consumers have filed a class action lawsuit against Kia Motors, alleging breach of warranty, design defect, negligence and product liability.

Mom who sued over sugar in jelly beans sought healthier snack; Jelly Belly called suit 'nonsense'

John O'Brien Aug. 4, 2017, 10:03am

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) - Jelly Belly Candy Co. is again asking a federal judge to toss the lawsuit of a mother of six who now says she was tricked into buying its exercise jelly beans while trying to find a healthy snack for her family.

Arbonne consultants allege company operates an illegal pyramid scheme

Wadi Reformado Aug. 2, 2017, 9:54am

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) – A Texas couple have filed a lawsuit against international multilevel marketing company Arbonne alleging it is "a pyramid scheme masquerading as a direct seller of health and beauty products," their suit states.

Man claims Smile Brand Finance's collection calls violate federal law

Wadi Reformado Aug. 2, 2017, 9:51am

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) – A California man alleges a dental finance company has been unlawfully contacting him.

Consumer files suit against Keller Williams Realty over allegedly unlawful solicitation calls

Mike Torres Jul. 27, 2017, 8:53am

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) – A Los Angeles County individual alleges that a real estate company unlawfully contacted her.

Cash Fund sued in TCPA lawsuit

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

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) – A California individual has filed a class action lawsuit against an online business loan company over allegations it contacted her without her permission.

Stockholder alleges Mattel, officers violated federal securities laws

Mike Torres Jul. 24, 2017, 11:35am

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) — A stockholder has filed a class action lawsuit against Mattel, Inc., and its officers, alleging violation of federal law.

Customer accuses Chipotle of failing to prevent data breach

Louie Torres Jul. 19, 2017, 10:27am

A customer has filed a class action lawsuit against Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc., citing alleged breach of contract, breach of duty and negligence.

DeckCover not durable, lawsuit against Home Depot, Behr says

Mike Torres Jul. 19, 2017, 10:26am

A consumer has filed a class action lawsuit against Behr Process Corp., Behr Paint Corp., Masco Corp., The Home Depot Inc. and Home Depot U.S.A. Inc., citing alleged negligent misrepresentation.

Consumer Financial Protection Bureau accuses Seila Law of failing to comply with investigation

Louie Torres Jul. 19, 2017, 10:24am

A government agency is suing Seila Law LLC, a law firm, for alleged violation of federal law.