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Weinstein Co. seeks to dismiss RICO suit over sexual harassment allegations

NEW YORK (Legal Newsline) – A major film studio has requested a lawsuit against it related to sexual harassment in Hollywood be dismissed.

Buffalo Wild Wings still fighting vegetarian's lawsuit over cheese sticks fried in beef fat

NEW YORK (Legal Newsline) – A vegetarian who was surprised Buffalo Wild Wings cooked her french fries and mozzarella sticks in oil containing a meat product is not giving up on her lawsuit against the popular restaurant chain.

Hyland's, others question why class action filed after refunds were issued over teething tablets

NEW YORK (Legal Newsline) – Homeopathic teething remedy makers and sellers Hyland’s, Standard Homeopathic, CVS Pharmacy and Target asked the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York to dismiss a consumer class action lawsuit filed against them on Sept. 15.

Florida customer accuses Barnes & Noble of privacy violations

NEW YORK (Legal Newsline) — A Florida consumer has filed a class action lawsuit against Barnes & Noble, alleging breach of contract, breach of duty, invasion of privacy and violation of federal law.

Stockholder alleges Dick's Sporting Goods violated law

NEW YORK (Legal Newsline) — A stockholder has filed a class action lawsuit against Dick's Sporting Goods and its board, alleging violation of federal law.

Coke hit with lawsuit over 'no added sugar' claims

NEW YORK (Legal Newsline) — A New York consumer has filed a class action lawsuit against Coca-Cola, alleging negligent misrepresentation.

Consumer accuses Earthwhile Endeavors of false advertising

NEW YORK (Legal Newsline) — A consumer has filed a class action lawsuit against a health products business, alleging negligent misrepresentation.

Stockholder accuses physical therapy business, board members of security violations

A stockholder has filed a class action lawsuit against a Houston physical therapy business, alleging violation of federal law.

Weleda accused of fraud in class action

NEW YORK (Legal Newsline) — A consumer has filed a class action lawsuit against a men's products business, alleging fraud and negligent misrepresentation.

Lawsuit: Old Spice deodorant caused side effects

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

Lawyers group sues N.Y. AG over law requiring reporting of donations

NEW YORK (Legal Newsline) — A nonprofit lawyers group is suing the New York Eric Schneiderman, alleging violation of federal law.

Shareholder alleges Stemline Therapeutics violated federal securities laws

NEW YORK (Legal Newsline) — A shareholder has filed a class action lawsuit against a bio-pharmaceutical company and its executives, alleging violation of federal law.

Shareholder alleges therapeutics business violated federal law

NEW YORK (Legal Newsline) — A shareholder has filed a class action lawsuit against a therapeutics business, alleging violation of federal law.

Consumer accuses American Express of phone privacy violations

NEW YORK (Legal Newsline) — A Tennessee woman is suing American Express, alleging violation of telephone harassment statutes.

Shareholder alleges gene therapy company, officers violated federal securities laws

NEW YORK (Legal Newsline) — A shareholder is suing a New York gene therapy company and its officers, alleging violation of federal law.

Shareholder alleges Fiat Chrysler violated federal securities laws

NEW YORK (Legal Newsline) — A shareholder is suing Fiat Chrysler, alleging violation of federal law.

Customer accuses cable company, officers of violating securities law

NEW YORK (Legal Newsline) — A shareholder is suing a Kentucky cable company and its officers, alleging violation of federal law.

J.G. Wentworth Company sued over alleged misrepresentations related to stock purchase deal

The plaintiff, the owner of a privately-held residential mortgage company, argues JGW was in possession of “material non-public information” and made “misrepresentations and omissions of material fact” regarding JGW’s business in connection with a March 2015 stock purchase agreement.

Environmental groups accuse government agency of violating federal law

NEW YORK (Legal Newsline) — Environmental groups are suing a government agency, alleging violation of federal law.

Nestle USA to 'vigorously defend' itself against 'baseless' deceptive marketing allegations

NEW YORK (Legal Newsline) – A New York resident has filed a suit against Nestle USA Inc. over claims that she was deceived by the company’s marketing of its Lean Cuisine frozen meals as being “preservative free.”