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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.

Kiss My Face sued over body lotion

Mike Torres Apr. 24, 2017, 9:25am

SAN FRANCISCO (Legal Newsline) — A San Francisco consumer has filed a class action lawsuit against a cosmetics company, alleging fraud, liability, negligent misrepresentation and product liability.

Consumers accuse Samsung of mobile phone defect

Mike Torres Apr. 20, 2017, 11:03am

Two consumers, one from California and another from Maryland, have filed a class action lawsuit against Samsung alleging design defect, liability and product liability over the company's Galaxy smartphone.

Target's supplements questioned in lawsuit

Mike Torres Apr. 13, 2017, 9:35am

SAN FRANCISCO (Legal Newsline) — A California consumer has filed a class action lawsuit against Target, alleging unfair competition.

Beer drinker complains that Asahi not brewed in Japan

Wadi Reformado Apr. 13, 2017, 9:27am

SAN FRANCISCO (Legal Newsline) — A consumer has filed a class action lawsuit against a beer company, alleging fraud and negligent misrepresentation.

Consumers file class action against popular legging company

Wadi Reformado Apr. 3, 2017, 3:05pm

Consumers have filed a class action lawsuit against LuLaRoe LLC, LLR Inc. and the company's founders, DeAnne Brady and Mark Stidham, citing alleged breach of warranty, design defect and product liability.

Restaurant delivery firm sued over alleged texting abuse

Jenie Mallari-Torres Apr. 3, 2017, 10:25am

Consumers have filed a class action lawsuit against an online restaurant delivery company, citing an alleged violation of the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA).

Judge denies settlement with Google; Attorneys would have received $2.2M

Chandra Lye Mar. 30, 2017, 1:29pm

SAN FRANCISCO (Legal Newsline) – A federal judge is criticizing the deal obtained by a lawyer in California in a lawsuit involving Google and email privacy issues.

Stockholder sues San Jose tech company over merger bid

Wadi Reformado Mar. 30, 2017, 1:11pm

A stockholder has filed a class action lawsuit against GigPeak Inc. and its board of directors, citing alleged negligent misrepresentation and violation of federal law over a merger proposal.

Stockholder sues medical technology firm over merger bid

Louie Torres Mar. 30, 2017, 9:38am

A stockholder has filed a class action lawsuit against Zeltiq Aesthetics Inc. and its board of directors, citing alleged violation of federal securities law.

Law firm sues Bank of San Francisco over bogus check

Louie Torres Mar. 30, 2017, 9:37am

A law firm is suing Bank of San Francisco and related parties, citing alleged negligent misrepresentation involving a counterfeit check.