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Class action says Clorox wrongly uses term 'natural'

Mike Torres Jul. 24, 2017, 9:35am

SAN FRANCISCO (Legal Newsline) — Two consumers have filed a class action lawsuit against Clorox, alleging negligent misrepresentation.

Liquor license holder files class action against distributors

Louie Torres Jul. 20, 2017, 9:30am

SAN FRANCISCO (Legal Newsline) — A California consumer has filed a class action lawsuit against a liquor distributor, alleging fraud.

Move Free Products at center of class action lawsuit

Wadi Reformado Jul. 19, 2017, 10:23am

Consumers are suing Reckitt Benckiser LLC, a New Jersey business, citing alleged negligent misrepresentation and unfair competition.

Haagen-Dazs named in lawsuit over text messages

Wadi Reformado Jul. 19, 2017, 10:22am

A consumer has filed a class-action lawsuit against the Haagen-Dazs Shoppe Company Inc., Nestle Dreyer's Ice Cream Company, Nestle USA Inc. and Does 1 through 50 for allegedly violating telephone harassment statutes.

Center for Biological Diversity sues EPA head Scott Pruitt for failure to respond

Wadi Reformado Jun. 23, 2017, 9:31am

SAN FRANCISCO (Legal Newsline) — Nonprofit environmental corporations are suing Scott Pruitt, the head of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, citing alleged violation of federal law.

NFL moves to dismiss cheerleader's conspiracy lawsuit

Hank Strickler Jun. 12, 2017, 2:30pm

SAN FRANCISCO (Legal Newsline) – The NFL is seeking to dismiss a suit filed by a former San Francisco 49ers cheerleader who alleged that it and 26 clubs conspired to suppress cheerleader wages.

GatherApp sued in TCPA case

Wadi Reformado Jun. 12, 2017, 12:57pm

SAN FRANCISCO (Legal Newsline) — Three consumers have filed a class action lawsuit against a California corporation, alleging violation of telephone harassment statutes.

Lawsuit dismissed against Natrol over biotin supplement

Wadi Reformado Jun. 2, 2017, 8:47am

SAN FRANCISCO (Legal Newsline) — Less than a month after filing suit, a California consumer has dismissed her proposed class action against a supplement manufacturer that alleged unfair competition and violation of federal law.

Class action filed over Similac, alleges product contains GMOs

Mike Torres May 26, 2017, 7:06am

SAN FRANCISCO (Legal Newsline) — Two consumers have filed a class action lawsuit against Abbott Labs, alleging breach of implied warranty, breach of warranty, fraud, negligence and negligent misrepresentation.

LuLaRoe sued, leggings are allegedly poorly made

Mike Torres May 26, 2017, 7:04am

SAN FRANCISCO (Legal Newsline) — Two consumers have filed a class action lawsuit against a California clothing business, alleging design defect and product liability.

Soda maker wants dismissal of 'copy-cat' complaint over Canada Dry Ginger Ale

Laura Halleman May 19, 2017, 9:28am

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) – The makers of Canada Dry Ginger Ale have filed a motion to dismiss a second complaint brought by consumers alleging false advertising by using the phrase “made from real ginger” on the product.

Calif. business challenges autographed books law

Mike Torres May 18, 2017, 9:27am

SAN FRANCISCO (Legal Newsline) — A California book signing business and its owner are suing the California attorney general, alleging violation of federal law.

Voting groups allege California government officials violated law

Mike Torres May 17, 2017, 9:02am

SAN FRANCISCO (Legal Newsline) — Four voting groups are suing California government officials, alleging violation of federal law.

Annie's Homegrown sued over 'natural' claims

Mike Torres May 16, 2017, 9:42am

SAN FRANCISCO (Legal Newsline) — Two consumers have filed a class action lawsuit against a salad dressing producer, alleging negligent misrepresentation.

AGs of California, New Mexico sue Interior Department

Mike Torres May 15, 2017, 9:27am

SAN FRANCISCO (Legal Newsline) — California's and New Mexico's attorneys general are suing the U.S. Interior Department, alleging violation of federal law.

Judge rules Kimpton Hotel may still be held legally responsible for data breach

Kacie Whaley May 12, 2017, 9:58am

SAN FRANCISCO (Legal Newsline) – A federal judge has denied a California hotel's motion dismissal in a data breach lawsuit brought by a former customer.

Puritan's Pride, Nature's Bounty sued over BOGO offer

Wadi Reformado May 12, 2017, 8:46am

SAN FRANCISCO (Legal Newsline) — Two California consumers have filed a class action lawsuit against a health supplement company, alleging fraud, negligent misrepresentation, unfair competition and unjust enrichment.

Lyft driver alleges Uber used spyware

Mike Torres May 4, 2017, 8:44am

SAN FRANCISCO (Legal Newsline) — A California driver has filed a class action lawsuit against Uber, alleging unfair competition and violation of federal law.

Coca-Cola seeks dismissal in 'Made with real ginger' lawsuit

Pam Wright Apr. 28, 2017, 10:08am

SAN FRANCISCO (Legal Newsline) - Coca-Cola is seeking dismissal in a class action lawsuit filed by a California woman who is alleging fraud and negligent misrepresentation on Ginger Ale packaging.

Plaintiffs, law firms argue who should lead class action against Anthera

John Myers Apr. 28, 2017, 10:01am

SAN FRANCISCO (Legal Newsline) – Two plaintiffs and law firms are battling it out in court to be named the lead in a class action lawsuit filed against a pharmaceutical company.