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California appeals court grounds JetSuite’s taxation appeal

David Hutton Nov. 2, 2017, 1:44pm

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) – The California Court of Appeal for the 2nd District has upheld a lower court’s ruling in favor of Los Angeles County in its court battle against JetSuite Inc. over personal property taxes.

Candy maker accused of shortchanging customers

Wadi Reformado Mar. 29, 2017, 8:36am

A consumer has filed a classaction lawsuit against a Pennsylvania candy manufacturer for allegedly shortchanging buyers on the amount of candy in its packages.

Lawsuit alleges fruit snack labels contain false health claims

Wadi Reformado Mar. 28, 2017, 8:39am

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) — A consumer has filed a class action lawsuit against the makers of Mott's fruit snacks, alleging that the foods are marketed as healthy for kids when they actually contain mostly corn syrup, a corn starch product and sugar.

Wells Fargo shareholders file class action, allege bank execs ‘concealed’ source of record sales

Jessica Karmasek Sep. 29, 2016, 2:23pm

On Tuesday, the bank, no doubt feeling the pressure from federal lawmakers and others, announced that the independent directors of its Board of Directors have launched an investigation into Wells Fargo’s retail sales practices and related matters. CEO John Stumpf will forfeit his salary and awards -- valued at more than $41 million -- amid the independent investigation.