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Class action accuses Dole Foods of fraud over health benefits

Louie Torres Jan. 17, 2017, 12:01pm

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) — A California consumer is suing Dole Foods, alleging breach of warranty, fraud and negligent misrepresentation.

California consumer accuses loan company of telephone harassment

Louie Torres Jan. 17, 2017, 11:58am

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) — A California woman is suing a loan company, alleging violation of telephone harassment statutes.

TCPA claim filed against Infogroup

Wadi Reformado Jan. 12, 2017, 8:54am

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) — A California woman is suing a data solutions business, alleging invasion of privacy and violation of telephone harassment statutes.

California consumer accuses Hair Club of privacy violations

Louie Torres Jan. 12, 2017, 8:52am

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) — A California woman is suing Hair Club for Men Ltd., alleging invasion of privacy and violation of telephone harassment statutes.

FTC seeks enforcement of information request

Louie Torres Jan. 11, 2017, 10:21am

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) — The Federal Trade Commission is asking a federal court to force IT Media to comply with a civil investigative demand.

Consumer attorney: No similar cases to class action over Glade car fresheners

Robert Lawson Jan. 5, 2017, 10:03am

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) – A man in Pennsylvania filed a class action lawsuit against automobile air freshener maker Glade, alleging its products leak and cause damage to a vehicle's interior.

TCPA class action suit against Dick's results in class certification denial

Cassandra Stone Dec. 30, 2016, 10:12am

SANTA ANA, Calif. (Legal Newsline) – A class action against Dick's Sporting Goods Inc. was recently denied class certification by California federal judge, U.S. District Judge Cormac J. Carney, because the plaintiff was ruled to be an inadequate class representative.

Plaintiffs in Harley-Davidson class action 'duped,' their attorney says

Glenn Minnis Dec. 21, 2016, 9:56am

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) -- Harley-Davidson Motor Co. Inc. faces a class action lawsuit alleging the engine on one of its most popular motorcycles has a common design defect that could pose a danger to riders stemming from excessive overheating.

Consumer claims Tradewinds tea beverages are not 'all-natural' as labels claim

Wadi Reformado Dec. 20, 2016, 9:25am

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) – An Ohio corporation is accused of falsely advertising its tea beverages as being all-natural.

Harley-Davidson owners allege Twin Cam 103 engine is defective

Jenie Mallari-Torres Dec. 14, 2016, 9:05am

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) – Two California residents allege a specific Harley-Davidson engine's excessive heat can cause damages.

A Voice for Choice sues California over vaccination law

Wadi Reformado Dec. 14, 2016, 9:00am

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) — A California nonprofit corporation and its members are suing the state of California and state officials, alleging violation of civil rights regarding mandated vaccinations.

Attorney: Fruit class action against Krispy Kreme not strong

Robert Lawson Dec. 9, 2016, 10:00am

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) — A Minnesota attorney said there is difficulty in bringing lawsuits like a recent case against Krispy Kreme involving the definition of fruit ingredients in food, particularly packaged foods.

CFPB wants Zero Parallel to comply with civil investigative demand

Louie Torres Dec. 7, 2016, 9:09am

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) — The U.S. Consumer Financial Protection Bureau is suing a California business, alleging breach of contract and violation of federal law.

Minnesota attorney: AutoZone class action similar to frequent flyer suits

Robert Lawson Dec. 6, 2016, 9:50am

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) — A Minnesota attorney from Kennedy & Kennedy law firm says a recent lawsuit filed against AutoZone over its customer loyalty reward program is similar to those that were filed against airlines in frequent flyer miles disputes.

Man claims Orbit Baby car seat is made with chemical that could harm children

Wadi Reformado Dec. 6, 2016, 9:29am

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) – A consumer has filed a class action lawsuit against the manufacturers of a child's car seat alleging the product contains a chemical that might harm the children using them.

Nevada consumers allege certain Hyundai vehicles have defective transmissions

Louie Torres Nov. 30, 2016, 1:11pm

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) – A Nevada couple allege the Hyundai Veloster Turbo they purchased is equipped with a defective transmission and has filed a class action lawsuit.

Sugar class action against Dole a 'policy-oriented brief,' law prof says

Dee Thompson Nov. 28, 2016, 9:36am

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) -- A new class action lawsuit against Dole Foods alleges two of its products are advertised as healthy but, in reality, they are high-sugar in content and not healthy at all.

Consumer alleges Glade auto air fresheners damage vehicle's interior

Jenie Mallari-Torres Nov. 22, 2016, 11:26pm

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) – A Pennsylvania man has filed a lawsuit against the makers of Glade auto scented oil automotive air fresheners over allegations the products leak and damage a vehicle's interior surfaces.

Customer accuses Ace Hardware of return policy violation

Chandra Lye Nov. 22, 2016, 1:08pm

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) – Ace Hardware has been sued by a customer who accuses the company of violating its return policy.

Calif. judge reads Maserati manual, rules for company over keyless entry

Melissa Landon Nov. 18, 2016, 10:02am

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) -- A plaintiff has alleged Maserati’s passive entry system was unsafe because it did not work when his child was locked in the car, but the U.S. District Court of the Central District of California has granted the manufacturer summary judgment.