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Ultherapy procedure has not received premarket FDA approval, consumers claim

Noddy A. Fernandez Oct. 18, 2017, 9:38am

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (Legal Newsline) – Consumers have filed a class action lawsuit against the manufacturers and sellers of a nonsurgical cosmetic procedure over allegations that it is deceptively advertised as being Food and Drug Administration approved.

Plaintiff seeks corrective advertising campaign for Nature's Bounty niacin product

Wadi Reformado Aug. 22, 2017, 9:39am

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (Legal Newsline) – A California consumer has filed a class action lawsuit over the claims on a dietary supplement.

Customer accuses baby products manufacturer of false advertising

Wadi Reformado Aug. 17, 2017, 1:51pm

SACRAMENTO (Legal Newsline) — A California woman has filed a class action lawsuit against a baby prodcuts business, alleging fraud and negligent misrepresentation.

Consumer claims Green Sprouts teether is falsely advertised as being BPA free

Wadi Reformado Aug. 11, 2017, 9:35am

SACRAMENTO, cALIF. (Legal Newsline) – A California woman has filed a class action lawsuit over claims that a certain brand of infant teething product contains bisphenol A.

Wal-Mart seeks to dismiss consumer's suit over claims it falsely advertised Rollback savings

Tricia Erickson Aug. 2, 2017, 11:47am

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (Legal Newsline) – Wal-Mart Stores Inc. recently filed a motion to dismiss a class action lawsuit against it that claims the retail giant misled consumers with its Rollback promotions because it used false prices as the original prices to falsely reflect savings.

Orrick firm alleges client owes $1.5 million

Mike Torres Jun. 16, 2017, 9:29am

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (Legal Newsline) — A California law partnership is suing a Florida client, alleging breach of contract.

Procter & Gamble seeks dismissal of Herbal Essences Wild Naturals products suit

Shanice Harris May 24, 2017, 9:39am

SAN FRANCISCO (Legal Newsline) – Procter & Gamble has asked a federal judge to dismiss a lawsuit against alleging that it misrepresented its products in its labeling and on the company’s website for the Herbal Essence Wild Naturals hair product brand.

Consumers accuse olive oil producer of false labeling

Mike Torres May 16, 2017, 9:42am

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (Legal Newsline) — Two consumers have filed a class action lawsuit against an olive oil producer, alleging negligent misrepresentation.

Subscriber accuses Carbonite of renewing subscription without consent

Mike Torres May 3, 2017, 10:09am

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (Legal Newsline) — A subscriber has filed a class action lawsuit against a California company, alleging unfair competition and violation of state law.

Wal-Mart sued over pricing policy

Mike Torres Apr. 28, 2017, 8:55am

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (Legal Newsline) — A California consumer has filed a class action lawsuit against Wal-Mart, alleging fraud, unjust enrichment and violation of state law.

Class action filed against Bargain Bunch

Louie Torres Apr. 24, 2017, 9:03am

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (Legal Newsline) — A California consumer has filed a class action lawsuit against Bargain Bunch, alleging negligent misrepresentation.

California man's auto-renewal case dismissed with prejudice

Corinne Lincoln-Pinheiro Apr. 7, 2017, 1:40pm

A Sacramento man sued an online IT training company under California’s Automatic Purchase Renewals Statute (CAPRS) and the Unfair Competition Law (UCL), but the case was dismissed for misinterpretation of the statute and failure to establish a legitimate right of action.

Suit against Whirlpool alleges defective self-cleaning ovens

Wadi Reformado Mar. 29, 2017, 8:44am

A consumer has filed a class action lawsuit against Whirlpool Corp., alleging that the appliance manufacturer's ovens have defective high-temperature cleaning systems. 

Consumers accuse facial products business of false advertising

Wadi Reformado Mar. 10, 2017, 8:52am

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (Legal Newsline) — Two California consumers have filed a class action lawsuit against beauty product manufacturers, alleging negligent misrepresentation.

Class action filed over 'natural' shampoo claims

Louie Torres Mar. 3, 2017, 8:31am

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (Legal Newsline) — Two consumers have filed a class action lawsuit against Procter & Gamble, alleging fraud and negligent misrepresentation.

California consumer accuses CVS of phone harassment

Louie Torres Feb. 9, 2017, 1:12pm

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (Legal Newsline) — A California consumer is suing CVS Pharmacy, alleging violation of telephone harassment statutes.

Woman suing Chipotle for billions over photo has $100 to her name

Gianni da Costa Jan. 18, 2017, 2:27pm

DENVER (Legal Newsline) – Faced with unemployment and only $100 to her name, a California woman has sued fast-food giant Chipotle for $2.2 billion over the allegedly unlawful use of a photo.

Wal-Mart accused of not honoring the warranty of its car batteries

Louie Torres Nov. 22, 2016, 8:31am

A consumer has filed a class-action lawsuit against Wal-Mart Stores, Inc., citing alleged negligent misrepresentation.

Physicians organization alleges California governor violated federal law

Wadi Reformado Nov. 2, 2016, 11:07am

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (Legal Newsline) — A physicians organization is suing the governor of California, alleging violation of federal law.

Complaint about University of Phoenix's alleged TCPA violation concludes quietly

Quinten Plummer Oct. 21, 2016, 11:20am

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (Legal Newsline) -- A lawsuit accusing the University of Phoenix of violating the Telephone Consumer Privacy Act (TCPA) has been quietly put to bed.