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Nissan sued over paint job on Infiniti

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

CHICAGO (Legal Newsline) — A consumer has filed a class action lawsuit against Nissan North America Inc., a vehicle manufacturer, alleging product liability.

Label or Liability: GSK faces $3M verdict over product it didn't make

Stephanie Grimoldby Jun. 13, 2017, 1:30pm

CHICAGO (Legal Newsline) - This spring, a Chicago federal jury awarded $3 million to the widow of a lawyer who committed suicide by stepping in front of a CTA L train in Chicago’s Loop in 2010 shortly after taking a generic version of the antidepressant drug Paxil.

Judge denies class certification in ADA lawsuit against Kohl's

Pam Wright May 30, 2017, 9:17am

CHICAGO (Legal Newsline) – The U.S. District Court for Northern District of Illinois has denied class certification in a lawsuit alleging Kohl’s Corp. and Kohl’s Department Stores, Inc. violated the Americans with Disabilities Act and the New York Human Rights Law.

Cookie company picks apart lawsuit over nutrition info

Corinne Lincoln-Pinheiro May 23, 2017, 9:46am

CHICAGO (Legal Newsline) – A cookie manufacturer facing a class action lawsuit has filed a motion for dismissal, alleging conflict of multiple state laws and statute requirements.

Class action sued over anti-allergy Nestle products

Mike Torres May 18, 2017, 9:34am

CHICAGO (Legal Newsline) — An Illinois consumer has filed a class action lawsuit against Nestle, alleging liability, negligence and negligent misrepresentation.

Customer accuses Wilson Sporting Goods of mislabeleing bats

Mike Torres May 11, 2017, 9:35am

CHICAGO (Legal Newsline) — An Illinois man has filed a class action lawsuit against Wilson Sporting Goods, alleging negligence and negligent misrepresentation.

GNC sued over aloe vera gel

Wadi Reformado May 1, 2017, 9:11am

CHICAGO (Legal Newsline) — An Illinois consumer has filed a class action lawsuit against General Nutrition Corp., alleging fraud and negligent misrepresentation over an aloe vera product.

Illinois consumer accuses dating service business of breach of contract

Wadi Reformado Apr. 27, 2017, 11:33am

CHICAGO (Legal Newsline) — An Illinois consumer has filed a class action lawsuit against a Texas dating service business, alleging breach of contract, unfair competition and unjust enrichment.

Class action alleges Walgreen inflates generic drug prices

Louie Torres Apr. 7, 2017, 2:01pm

Consumers have filed a class action lawsuit against Walgreen Co. and Walgreens Boot Alliance Inc. pharmacy, citing alleged fraud, negligent misrepresentation and unfair competition over inflated prescription drug costs.

Lawyer on Blistex suit: Consumers can't use about 25 percent of product because of tube design

Chandra Lye Apr. 6, 2017, 12:11pm

A California woman recently filed a lawsuit against Blistex alleging the lip care products manufacturer shortchanges customers.

Home Depot accused of shortchanging customers on wood sizes

Wadi Reformado Mar. 29, 2017, 9:16am

An Illinois resident has filed a class action lawsuit against the Home Depot Inc. for allegedly selling lumber with false dimensions.

Woman sues Blistex, alleges defective tube design

Louie Torres Mar. 29, 2017, 8:46am

CHICAGO (Legal Newsline) — A California woman is suing Blistex Inc. over allegations that the company's lip ointment containers render nearly a quarter of the ointment inaccessible to consumers. 

Class action filed against Lenny & Larry's cookies

Jenie Mallari-Torres Mar. 16, 2017, 8:46am

CHICAGO (Legal Newsline) — Two consumers have filed a class action lawsuit against a food manufacturer, alleging breach of implied warranty, fraud, product liability and unjust enrichment.

Drug company alleges Hewlett Packard violated phone harassment laws

Louie Torres Mar. 3, 2017, 8:36am

CHICAGO (Legal Newsline) — A drug company has filed a class action lawsuit against Hewlett Packard, alleging violation of telephone harassment statutes.

GrubHub accused of harassing texts

Wadi Reformado Mar. 1, 2017, 8:45am

CHICAGO (Legal Newsline) — A Colorado man has filed a class action lawsuit against GrubHub, alleging violation of telephone harassment statutes.

Class action against Vitamin Shoppe filed over St. John's Wort

Louie Torres Feb. 17, 2017, 8:20am

CHICAGO (Legal Newsline) — An Illinois consumer has filed a class action lawsuit against a vitamin business, alleging fraud and negligent misrepresentation.

Class action filed by Xbox Live Gold user

Louie Torres Feb. 15, 2017, 9:24am

CHICAGO (Legal Newsline) — A consumer has filed a class action lawsuit against Microsoft Corp., citing alleged fraud and violation of state and federal law.

Illinois consumer accuses Family Dollar of false advertising

Wadi Reformado Jan. 26, 2017, 8:24am

CHICAGO (Legal Newsline) — An Illinois woman is suing Family Dollar, alleging fraud and negligent misrepresentation.

Dollar General among those facing lawsuits over aloe gel

Noell Wolfgram Evans Jan. 17, 2017, 12:07pm

CHICAGO (Legal Newsline) – The Dollar General Corp. is fighting a lawsuit filed on Dec. 13 that alleges its aloe gel is not what it claims to be. In fact, the suit alleges that the product in question is essentially “worthless.”

Consumers claim Dollar General aloe product's ingredients are falsely advertised

Wadi Reformado Dec. 20, 2016, 9:34am

CHICAGO (Legal Newsline) – Two consumers have filed a class action lawsuit against a retailer over claims its aloe products do not contain "true" aloe vera.