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Man alleges Target's graham crackers are falsely represented because graham flour not predominant ingredient

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Feb 18, 2019

BROOKLYN, N.Y. (Legal Newsline) – A New York consumer alleges Target's private label brand of graham crackers is falsely marketed as graham crackers.

New York alleges Target, Walmart sold toys with toxic lead levels

By Marian Johns | Dec 18, 2018

ALBANY, N.Y. — The state of New York has filed a lawsuit against the Target and Walmart, as well as LaRose Industries, alleging the sale of lead-contaminated toys with nearly 10 times more than legal level of lead allowed by federal standards.

Target OKs $7.4 million settlement with California over disposal of hazardous waste into landfills

By Marian Johns | Dec 10, 2018

SACRAMENTO — Target Corporation has agreed to a $7.4 million settlement with the state of California regarding allegations the company disposed of retail hazardous waste materials into the state's landfills.

Consumers claim Target Debit Card 'functions nothing like virtually every other debit card'

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Sep 19, 2018

MINNEAPOLIS (Legal Newsline) – A Florida woman and North Carolina man allege a retailer misrepresented the nature of its store debit card.

Mass. court: Creditors that don't leave voicemails still open to lawsuits

By Sandra Lane | Jul 3, 2018

BOSTON (Legal Newsline) – The Massachusetts Supreme Court ruled June 25 that regulations regarding phone calls to consumers applies to creditors who use automatic dialing devices or voluntarily do not leave a voicemail message.

Man claims Target Corp. invaded privacy with collection calls

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Jun 1, 2018

ORLANDO, Fla. (Legal Newsline) – A Sanford, Fla. consumer alleges his privacy was invaded by a store's collection calls.

Woman claims Target Up & Up towelettes caused allergic reaction

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Feb 19, 2018

MINNEAPOLIS (Legal Newsline) – A Los Angeles, California woman alleges Target failed to warn consumers that one of its Up & Up products carried a risk of significant injuries.

Target Up & Up product causes allergic reactions, class action claims

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Nov 1, 2017

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) – A consumer has filed a class action against Target after a makeup remover product allegedly caused an allergic reaction.

Target data breach settlement needs subclasses, group argues to Eighth Circuit

By Kathy Kaye | Sep 13, 2017

ST. LOUIS (Legal Newsline) – A group objecting to a $10 million class action settlement stemming from a 2013 Target data breach has asked the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit to vacate the class certification order.

Target files motion to dismiss claim regarding biotin supplement

By Angela Underwood | Aug 30, 2017

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) – A class action lawsuit over a supplement sold by Target should be dismissed, according to the retailer.

Arizona joins multistate, $18.5 million settlement with the Target

By Mark Iandolo | Jun 2, 2017

PHOENIX (Legal Newsline) — Arizona Attorney General Mark Brnovich announced May 23 that Arizona has joined a multistate, $18.5 million settlement with the Target Corporation after allegations the retail company incurred a massive data breach in 2013.

Target's supplements questioned in lawsuit

By Mike Torres | Apr 13, 2017

SAN FRANCISCO (Legal Newsline) — A California consumer has filed a class action lawsuit against Target, alleging unfair competition.

Class action filed over homeopathic teething products

By Wadi Reformado | Nov 29, 2016

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.

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

By Tara Mapes | Sep 16, 2016

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.

Investors allege Target made misleading statements

By Robbie Hargett | Jun 7, 2016

ST. PAUL, Minn. (Legal Newsline) - Investors are suing Target and two of its chief officers, alleging it misled investors over its Canadian operations.

Pension plan alleges Target inflated stock price

By Molly English-Bowers | May 27, 2016

A pension plan is suing Target Corporation, alleging violations of Federal Securities law related to the retailer's failed attempt to enter the Canadian market.

Federal judge dismisses class action filed against Target over background check disclosure

By Jessica Karmasek | May 26, 2016

Under the Fair Credit Reporting Act, or FCRA, if an employer intends to obtain a report about a job applicant, the employer must notify the applicant. Such notification must be in a separate document without any unrelated information. The named plaintiff in the action alleged Target included extraneous terms and conditions in its Consent & Disclosure document and in so doing, willfully violated the FCRA.

Class action accuses Kraft, Target, SuperValu of fraud

By Robbie Hargett | Mar 17, 2016

CHICAGO (Legal Newsline) - A Cook County woman is suing Kraft Heinz, Target, and SuperValu, alleging they misleadingly advertise their grated Parmesan and Romano cheese products.  

Saratoga County man alleges Target did not pay overtime

By Robbie Hargett | Feb 6, 2016

NEW YORK (Legal Newsline) – A Saratoga County man is suing Target over claims it did not pay him overtime.

Target targeted for alleged driver's license deception

By Robbie Hargett | Aug 7, 2015

Two Long Island residents are suing Target, alleging unlawful and surreptitious gathering and use of information from their driver's licenses.

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