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Maryland alleges EPA failed to act on petition on electric generating units

Jenie Mallari-Torres Oct. 13, 2017, 8:31am

BALTIMORE (Legal Newsline) – The state of Maryland alleges that the U.S. EPA failed to act on a petition it sent regarding electric generating units in neighboring states.

Lawsuit claims Proganix hair care line is falsely advertised

Jenie Mallari-Torres Oct. 13, 2017, 8:30am

NEW YORK (Legal Newsline) – A New York consumer alleges a line of hair care products falsely represents that it can repair damaged hair.

Facebook sued over birthday reminder texts

Jenie Mallari-Torres Oct. 13, 2017, 8:29am

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) – A California consumer has filed a class action lawsuit against Facebook over allegations it sent text messages without his consent.

Consumers claim Bluegreen Corp. falsely advertises timeshares

Jenie Mallari-Torres Oct. 13, 2017, 8:28am

MIAMI (Legal Newsline) – Consumers have filed a class action lawsuit against a Florida timeshare company over allegations that the company used misleading business practices to sell the vacation properties.

Nonprofits seek to enjoin tour operations over Hawaii national parks, allege FAA failed to develop plan

Jenie Mallari-Torres Oct. 13, 2017, 8:27am

WASHINGTON (Legal Newsline) – A nonprofit alliance of local, state and federal resource professionals and a nonprofit coalition of homeowners in Hawaii allege that the noise from air tour operators is disrupting activities.

Oorah Inc. seeks damages over lawsuit against Covista Communications

Jenie Mallari-Torres Sep. 29, 2017, 8:55am

NEW YORK (Legal Newsline) – A New Jersey organization has filed suit over allegations that the defendant parties conspired to delay a lawsuit.

Hospitality Raisin Bran cereal alleged to contain excessive amount of slack-fill

Jenie Mallari-Torres Sep. 28, 2017, 9:37am

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) – A California consumer claims that his assignor was misled into believing that cereal box had more product in it than it actually did because of the package design.

Consumer alleges she lost credit card perks because of Nordstorm's authorization charges

Jenie Mallari-Torres Sep. 28, 2017, 9:36am

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) – Nordstrom is alleged to have double-charged consumers for their purchases and a California consumer has filed suit to stop the practice.

Consumer claims Spectracide herbicide maker falsely advertises concentrate amounts

Jenie Mallari-Torres Sep. 27, 2017, 8:40am

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) – A California man alleges that an herbicide concentrate falsely advertises the amount of gallons it makes.

Upper rack assembly in KitchenAid dishwashers is defective, consumers claim

Jenie Mallari-Torres Sep. 26, 2017, 11:32am

SAN FRANCISCO (Legal Newsine) – Two California consumers have filed a class action lawsuit against KitchenAid over allegations that certain models of dishwashers are defective.

Lawsuit: Haynes Furniture Co. Inc. discount prices are exaggerated

Jenie Mallari-Torres Sep. 26, 2017, 11:27am

CAMDEN, N.J. (Legal Newsline) – A New Jersey man alleges that an indoor/outdoor household furnishings business is "defrauding" customers into buying products at fictitious discount prices.

Eaters claim Cookie Do Inc.'s cookie dough products made them sick

Jenie Mallari-Torres Sep. 26, 2017, 11:26am

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (Legal Newsline) – Two consumers have filed a class action over claims that cookie dough products were deceptively advertised as being safe to eat and would not cause illness.

Lawsuit: Hanesbrands' hosiery not resisting runs

Jenie Mallari-Torres Apr. 12, 2017, 10:12am

BROOKLYN, N.Y. (Legal Newsline) — Consumers have filed a class action lawsuit against Hanesbrands Inc., citing alleged fraud and negligent misrepresentation.

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).

Employees allege Starwood Hotels failed to pay wages, tips

Jenie Mallari-Torres Mar. 29, 2017, 9:15am

Former hospitality workers have filed a class action lawsuit against Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide LLC, claiming that the Pennsylvania resort operator failed to pay them minimum wages and overtime wages.

Hawaiian beer called deceptive in lawsuit

Jenie Mallari-Torres Mar. 29, 2017, 8:48am

Consumers have filed a class action lawsuit against several breweries and related companies for allegedly misleading buyers into thinking that certain beer brands are brewed in Hawaii.

Consumers sour on coconut water that they say has added sugar

Jenie Mallari-Torres Mar. 28, 2017, 8:37am

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) — Consumers have filed a class action lawsuit against Zico Beverages LLC, alleging that the firm's 100% Coconut Water beverage contains added sugar despite a label that says otherwise. 

Class action targets Just Born's candy products

Jenie Mallari-Torres Mar. 22, 2017, 9:18am

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (Legal Newsline) — Consumers have filed a class action lawsuit against Just Born Inc., citing alleged false advertising and violations of the federal Food, Drug and Cosmetic Act and Missouri’s Merchandising Practices Act.

Lawsuit: Old Spice deodorant caused side effects

Jenie Mallari-Torres Mar. 17, 2017, 8:32am

NEW YORK — Five consumers have filed a class action lawsuit against Procter & Gamble, alleging breach of the implied warranty of merchantability, product liability and violations of the Deceptive and Unfair Trade Practices Act

Bosley Medical accused of violating federal law

Jenie Mallari-Torres Mar. 16, 2017, 8:47am

LOS ANGELES — A Louisiana man has filed a class action lawsuit against a California company, alleging violation of the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA).