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Consumer accuses milk products company of false advertising

Wadi Reformado Aug. 21, 2017, 2:25pm

SAN FRANCISCO (Legal Newsline) — A consumer has filed a class action lawsuit against a milk products company, alleging negligent misrepresentation and unfair competition.

Two consumers accuse deodorant company of false advertising

Wadi Reformado Aug. 21, 2017, 2:16pm

SAN FRANCISCO — Two California consumers have filed a class action lawsuit against a deodorant business, alleging fraud and negligent misrepresentation.

Consumers allege Amazon upgraded accounts to Prime without their knowledge

Wadi Reformado Aug. 15, 2017, 10:14am

SAN FRANCISCO (Legal Newsline) – Five consumers allege that Amazon charged them additional fees for ordering products from its website.

California officials seek dismissal of suit claiming violation of National Voter Registration Act

Kacie Whaley Aug. 10, 2017, 9:10am

SAN FRANCISCO (Legal Newsline) – After being sued by various voting groups, California government officials have filed a motion to dismiss the lawsuit on the grounds that the plaintiffs allegedly fail to state a claim and have already sued about the same claims previously.

Judge to decide whether VitaCraves class action should be dismissed

David Hutton Aug. 8, 2017, 10:10am

SAN FRANCISCO (Legal Newsline) - Judge Phyllis J. Hamilton recently oversaw a hearing on Bayer's motion to dismiss a class action lawsuit that claims the company misrepresented the number of multivitamins that are contained in bottles of One A Day VitaCraves chewable vitamin supplements.

Abbott seeks dismissal of Similac GMO allegations

John Severance Aug. 8, 2017, 9:08am

SAN FRANCISCO (Legal Newsline) – A federal judge will consider a motion to dismiss a class action lawsuit against Abbott Laboratories on Aug. 24 in San Francisco.

Intellitix, Intellipay accused of failing to refund all of wristband users' money

Mike Torres Aug. 2, 2017, 9:59am

SAN FRANCISCO (Legal Newsline) – A California consumer and a New York consumer allege that they were not refunded all of their money that they had loaded onto wristbands to attend festivals.

Consumer claims Nature's Recipe pet food contains non-natural ingredients

Mike Torres Aug. 2, 2017, 9:58am

SAN FRANCISCO (Legal Newsline) – A Texas consumer has filed a lawsuit against the makers of Nature's Recipe pet food over allegations that the products are falsely and deceptively labeled as all natural.

Kiss My Face files motion to stay in case questioning the use of 'natural' on labels

Chandra Lye Aug. 1, 2017, 12:42pm

SAN FRANCISCO (Legal Newsline) – A cosmetics company at the center of a class action lawsuit has requested the court hold off on a decision until the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) defines the term "natural."

Arizona family accuses social media platforms of violating anti-terrorism act

Wadi Reformado Jul. 31, 2017, 1:46pm

SAN FRANCISCO (Legal Newsline) — An Arizona family is suing three social media platforms , alleging negligence and violation of federal law.

General Motors files motion to dismiss class action suit over allegedly defective engines

Olivia Olsen Jul. 26, 2017, 10:26am

SAN FRANCISCO (Legal Newsline) – A hearing was held on July 6 before Judge Edward M. Chen to review a motion to dismiss filed by General Motors in a class action lawsuit led by Monteville Sloan Jr. against the vehicle manufacturer.

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.

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.