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Court denies Tradewinds' second motion to dismiss case over 'all natural' label

S. Laney Griffo Sep. 21, 2017, 9:59am

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) – U.S. District Judge for the Central District of California Philip S. Gutierrez has denied an iced tea maker’s motion to dismiss a first amended consolidated complaint. The court ruled Sept. 5.

Woman alleges Rite Aid's after sun gel does not contain aloe as listed on label

Wadi Reformado Sep. 21, 2017, 9:10am

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) – A Los Angeles woman alleges that an aloe vera product she purchased at a pharmacy chain does not contain aloe vera.

Lawsuit: FGF Brands' naan is not baked in tandoor oven as advertised

Wadi Reformado Sep. 14, 2017, 11:20am

RIVERSIDE, Calif. (Legal Newsline) – A consumer claims she was "duped" into buying a particular brand of naan bread because of its false representations that it was baked in a tandoor oven.

Harbortouch Payments accused of calling man on Do-Not-Call list

Wadi Reformado Sep. 14, 2017, 10:50am

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) – A California man alleges a business financing company has unlawfully contacted him.

Spanish speaker alleges Solarcity Corp. did not provide translation of contract

Wadi Reformado Sep. 14, 2017, 10:30am

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) – A California woman alleges a solar company misrepresented its goods and that she has not received the energy savings promised to her.

Consumer claims Starbucks Doubleshot drink doesn't contain two shots of espresso

Wadi Reformado Sep. 14, 2017, 10:30am

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) – A California man claims that Starbucks Doubleshot beverages do not contain two shots of espresso based on the drink's caffeine content.

Fitness 19 Redlands alleged to have made bank account withdraws without permission

Wadi Reformado Sep. 14, 2017, 10:10am

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) – A consumer claims a gym automatically withdrew fees from his bank account without authorization.

Judge says plaintiffs didn't prove they were harmed by Ross Stores' pricing; Appeal in works

Angela Underwood Sep. 12, 2017, 12:37pm

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) – A California federal judge has ruled that a class action plaintiff can't prove he was misled by price tags at Ross Stores, helping the company to avoid having to settle the lawsuit - if the decision is affirmed on appeal.

Plaintiffs, dissatisfied with representation in previous action, sue class action attorney

Jessica Karmasek Sep. 11, 2017, 9:11am

Five plaintiffs filed their lawsuit against Little Rock, Arkansas, law firm Poynter Law Group and attorney Scott Poynter in Orange County Superior Court in June. Poynter filed a removal notice in the U.S. District Court for the Central District of California, Southern Division, last month.

Sirius XM alleged to have collected information without consent for solicitation

Wadi Reformado Sep. 1, 2017, 9:58am

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) – A California consumer claims that Sirius XM uses personal information from motor vehicle records for solicitation purposes.

Consumer Credit Card Relief faces class action over solicitation calls

Wadi Reformado Sep. 1, 2017, 9:58am

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) – A Los Angeles County man alleges a debt consolidation marketer and seller invaded his privacy with its solicitation calls.

Zillow securities holder claims he was damaged by company's allegedly misleading statements

Wadi Reformado Sep. 1, 2017, 9:56am

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) – A consumer alleges he purchased artificially inflated Zillow securities.

Defendant wants dismissal of case over Onagofly drones

John Sammon Aug. 29, 2017, 8:54am

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) – The U.S. District Court for the Central District of California will consider a plea to dismiss a lawsuit brought by individuals who ordered drone flying machines and claimed the products were falsely advertised as to their performance capabilities.

Man alleges OnShift sent multiple text messages despite opting out

Wadi Reformado Aug. 24, 2017, 10:13am

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) – A California consumer claims that an Ohio corporation invaded his privacy with multiple unsolicited text messages.

Consolifi accused of placing marketing calls to consumers on Do Not Call list

Wadi Reformado Aug. 24, 2017, 10:12am

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) – A California consumer alleges a debt consolidation company unlawfully called him for solicitation purposes.

Delaware law firm seeks more than $7 million in costs, fees it advanced in Celgene whistleblower lawsuit

Jessica Karmasek Aug. 23, 2017, 9:51am

Plaintiff Grant & Eisenhofer PA contends the defendants -- including law firms Richard Harpootlian PA and Bienert Miller & Katzman PLC -- conspired to interfere with and help terminate its agreement with California whistleblower Beverly Brown, a former Celgene sales representative.

Center for Community Action and Environmental Justice alleges company is discharging polluted water

Wadi Reformado Aug. 23, 2017, 9:17am

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) – A California nonprofit working in environmental justice and pollution prevention alleges a company in the state is wrongfully discharging polluted storm water.

Class action filed over Rolex watches against Nordstrom, HauteLook

Wadi Reformado Aug. 18, 2017, 9:40am

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) – A Baltimore consumer alleges a vintage watch she purchased was misrepresented.

Two customers accuse Kia of warranty breach

Wadi Reformado Aug. 17, 2017, 1:32pm

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) — Two customers have filed a class action lawsuit against Kia Motors, alleging breach of warranty, fraud and unfair trade practices.

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.