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Class action filed over homeopathic teething products

Wadi Reformado Nov. 29, 2016, 9:20am

NEW YORK (Legal Newsline) – Consumers have filed a class action lawsuit against the makers and sellers of homeopathic teething products over allegations they paid for products that are useless and unsafe.

Consumer alleges Dannon's yogurt is falsely advertised as all natural

Jenie Mallari-Torres Nov. 22, 2016, 11:25pm

NEW YORK (Legal Newsline) – A Minnesota consumer alleges a specific brand of yogurt is falsely advertised as being all natural.

Lyft named in class action suit alleging passengers were overcharged for toll fees

Jenie Mallari-Torres Nov. 22, 2016, 8:31am

Individuals have filed a class-action lawsuit against Lyft Inc., a transportation company, citing alleged fraud.

Vegetarian files class action against Buffalo Wild Wings

Wadi Reformado Nov. 22, 2016, 8:30am

A consumer has filed a class-action lawsuit against Buffalo Wild Wings, Inc., an establishment, citing alleged negligent misrepresentation.

Physician's Formula Cosmetics accused of deceptive marketing practices in class action

Michael Abella Nov. 10, 2016, 9:26am

A consumer has filed a class-action lawsuit against Physician’s Formula Cosmetics, Inc. and Physicians Formula, Inc., cosmetics manufacturers, citing alleged false, deceptive and misleading representations.

Colgate-Palmolive accused of false advertising in class action suit

Wadi Reformado Nov. 2, 2016, 1:28pm

NEW YORK (Legal Newsline) — Consumers have filed a class-action lawsuit against Colgate-Palmolive Co. and Tom's of Maine Inc., New York corporation, citing alleged negligent misrepresentation.

Class action alleges Hershey's misrepresents amount of Kisses in Classic Bags

Louie Torres Nov. 2, 2016, 11:16am

NEW YORK (Legal Newsline) – A consumer has filed a class action lawsuit against a candy company alleging that it falsely advertises the total content of a certain brand of its chocolates.

Held & Hines alleges Philadelphia woman did not pay for legal services in Fashion Digital case

Wadi Reformado Oct. 21, 2016, 8:48am

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (Legal Newsline) – A New York partnership alleges a Philadelphia woman has not paid for legal services it provided.

Two consumers allege Costco's cans of chickens have too little meat

Jenie Mallari-Torres Oct. 19, 2016, 2:27pm

NEW YORK (Legal Newsline) — Two consumers are suing Costco, alleging misrepresentation, breach of implied warranty, unfair competition and fraud.

Bank of America, Merrill Lynch et al allegedly conspired to violate antitrust law

Legal News Line Oct. 13, 2016, 9:42am

NEW YORK (Legal Newsline) — Employees with a welfare and pension fund and all others similarly situated have filed a class-action lawsuit against several businesses for alleged conspiracy and violation of antitrust laws.

Refund not enough for woman suing Welspun over alleged Egyptian cotton fraud

Tara Mapes Sep. 16, 2016, 11:19am

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (Legal Newsline) – A North Carolina customer is suing a textile company, alleging it fraudulently marketed certain bed linens as made from 100 percent Egyptian cotton.

New Yorker claims alleged breach of contract against former employers

Louie Torres Aug. 17, 2016, 10:56pm

WHITE PLAINS — An individual has filed suit against her previous employer, Talisman, Delorenz & Pinnisi P.C., Talisman & Delorenz P.C., Steven J. Delorenz and Kimberly Delorenz, citing alleged breach of contract, fraud and negligent misrepresentation.

Second Circuit rules for Chevron, agrees $9.5 billion judgment against oil giant was product of fraud, racketeering

Jessica Karmasek Aug. 9, 2016, 1:20pm

A three-judge panel of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit this week sided with the company, finding “no basis” for overturning the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York’s judgment in 2014.

Second Circuit: Class can be decertified after jury verdict

Jessica Karmasek Aug. 4, 2016, 3:39pm

Plaintiff Joseph Mazzei filed a class action against The Money Store, TMS Mortgage Inc. and HomEq Servicing Corp. for breach of contract, challenging the imposition of post-acceleration late fees on mortgages. Last month, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit affirmed the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York, which granted the defendants’ post-verdict motion to decertify and entered judgment in favor only of Mazzei.