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Patient blames St. Jude for allegedly defective implant

Wadi Reformado Sep. 29, 2016, 2:54pm

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) — An Illinois patient is suing health care providers, alleging their negligence caused the plaintiff to be implanted with a defective device. 

Baron & Budd adds to earlier case, sues Nissan on behalf of all U.S. customers

Tara Mapes Sep. 28, 2016, 1:45pm

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) – A second class action from the law firm Baron & Budd against Nissan over its timing chain tensioning system aims to include a nationwide group of consumers.

Customer accuses Modern Jewelry of fraud

Jenie Mallari-Torres Sep. 27, 2016, 3:44pm

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) — A San Diego County man is suing jewelry distributors, alleging breach of warranty, fraud, negligent misrepresentation and unjust enrichment.

Woman files class action against Samsung after dropping phone in toilet

Jenie Mallari-Torres Sep. 23, 2016, 9:31am

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) — A California woman is suing Samsung, alleging fraud, false advertising and unjust enrichment.

California couple accuse Whirlpool of product liability

Wadi Reformado Sep. 23, 2016, 9:28am

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) — A California couple are suing Whirlpool, alleging it sold defective products to consumers.

California consumer accuses GetVisibleWeb.com of unlawful solicitation

Michael Abella Sep. 23, 2016, 9:27am

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) — A California man is suing website platform owners, alleging violation of telephone harassment statutes.

California consumer accuses Internet company of false advertising

Jenie Mallari-Torres Sep. 22, 2016, 11:39am

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) — A California woman is suing an Internet company, alleging fraud and false advertising.

Consumers claim Nissan sells defective vehicles

Wadi Reformado Sep. 15, 2016, 10:18am

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) — Two consumers have filed a class action lawsuit against a vehicle manufacturer for alleged breach of warranty and fraud due to a defective timing chain tensioning system that purportedly fails prematurely.

Class members in settlement over cigarette maker’s promotion can apply to redeem ‘C-Notes’

Jessica Karmasek Sep. 14, 2016, 4:15pm

The settlement offer runs from Aug. 1 through Jan. 31, 2017. R.J. Reynolds’ “Camel Cash” promotion ran from Oct. 1, 1991 to March 31, 2007, and rewarded consumers who purchased packs of Reynolds’ Camel brand of cigarettes with “C-Notes” they could use to redeem merchandise listed in a catalogue.

City attorney: Santa Monica's home sharing ordinance 'lawful exercise of the city’s police powers'

Claudia Balthazar Sep. 14, 2016, 1:26pm

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) – City Attorney Marsha Moutrie’s office in Santa Monica, California, is defending the city in a lawsuit against an ordinance that stops property owners from renting their homes for less than 30 days.

Automatic renewal class action lawsuit against Omega Natural Science dismissed

Russell Boniface Sep. 13, 2016, 10:02am

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) – On Aug. 22, the U.S. District Court for the Central District of California dismissed a class-action lawsuit against Omega Natural Science alleging violations of California's Automatic Renewal (ARL) Law.

California man alleges Target Advance invaded his privacy

Mark Iandolo Sep. 6, 2016, 1:44pm

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) — A California man is suing Target Advance LLC, alleging unlawful invasions of his privacy.

Snapchat defends procedures after facial recognition class action

Kristin Danley-Greiner Sep. 2, 2016, 9:40am

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) – The popular social media platform Snapchat faces allegations by two Illinois users that it stores information that makes them susceptible to identity theft.

Football fan accuses NFL of mismanagement in canceled game

Michael Abella Aug. 30, 2016, 2:47pm

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) — A Los Angeles man is suing the National Football League and Pro Football Hall of Fame, alleging breach of contract in the canceling of the Hall of Fame exhibition game.

Los Angeles consumer accuses energy food company of fraud

Jenie Mallari-Torres Aug. 30, 2016, 2:46pm

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) — A Los Angeles man is suing an energy foods business, alleging false advertising and unjust enrichment.

Panel selects California federal court for Honest Company MDL

Jessica Karmasek Aug. 16, 2016, 11:51am

At least six class action lawsuits filed over the eco-friendly company’s products -- and most likely two more -- have been transferred to and consolidated in the U.S. District Court for the Central District of California.

Consumer accuses debt collector of violating phone act

Legal News Line Aug. 8, 2016, 12:07pm

LOS ANGELES — A Los Angeles man is suing a debt collector, alleging violation of telephone harassment statutes.