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Consumer alleges transport service provider violated phone privacy law

Philip Gonzales Oct. 21, 2016, 12:53pm

Consumer accuses Lyft Inc. of unlawful business practicesSAN DIEGO — A consumer has filed a class-action lawsuit against Lyft Inc., a transport service provider, citing alleged unfair business practices.Bryan Teague filed a complaint on behalf of all others similarly situated on July 7, in the U.S.

Judge's ruling in whistleblower case could hold implications for future employers

Claudia Balthazar Oct. 6, 2016, 11:24am

After a judge found a whistleblower’s attorney’s communications with federal regulators protected by the attorney work product doctrine in the Bofl Federal Bank v. Erhart case, partners are not sure how other courts would respond to rulings involving the common interest exception in whistleblower cases.

The McMillan Law Firm allegedly sent inflated bill to client

Wadi Reformado Oct. 3, 2016, 8:26am

An individual has filed suit against a law firm for alleged breach of contract, fraud and negligence, citing duplicate entries and other errors on the billing statement.

Proposed Nature's Way coconut oil class action moves forward

Andrew Burger Oct. 3, 2016, 8:15am

A California federal judge denied most, but not all, of motions to dismiss and strike a proposed class action lawsuit on Aug. 12 that claimed Nature's Way falsely labeled and advertised its coconut oil as healthy.

San Diego consumer accuses marketing agency of violating TCPA

Michael Abella Sep. 23, 2016, 9:29am

SAN DIEGO (Legal Newsline) — A San Diego County man is suing a marketing agency, alleging abuse of telephone technology.

Consumer accuses Hewlett Packard of false advertising

Michael Abella Sep. 22, 2016, 11:37am

SAN DIEGO — A California consumer is suing Hewlett Packard, alleging misleading and false advertising.

Campbell's seeks to dismiss suit alleging its gumbo soup is unhealthy

Kristin Danley-Greiner Aug. 16, 2016, 3:13pm

SAN DIEGO (Legal Newsline) – Campbell Soup Company has filed a motion to dismiss a lawsuit against a California man who alleges the company misleadingly labels and advertises a certain soup.

Calif. federal court rejects settlement in class action over company’s homeopathic products

Jessica Karmasek Aug. 11, 2016, 1:32pm

The rejected settlement purported to require Similasan to make label changes and maintain a website concerning homeopathic “dilution principles.” No unnamed class members would have received any compensation under the rejected agreement, and class attorneys would have been awarded more than $500,000.