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Elite Home Energy alleged to have recorded calls without consumers' consent

Noddy A. Fernandez Oct. 20, 2017, 8:48am

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) – A California individual has filed a class action lawsuit against a company over allegations that it invaded consumers' privacy with calls.

Man alleges Sav-On Pharmacy harassed him with calls about prescription pickup

Noddy A. Fernandez Oct. 13, 2017, 8:32am

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) – A San Diego County individual alleges a pharmacy has harassed him with robocalls.

Consumer claims pura d'or shampoo is not 100 percent natural as it claims

Noddy A. Fernandez Oct. 13, 2017, 8:32am

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) – An Ohio consumer alleges an anti-hair loss shampoo marked by a California company is not 100 natural as its label claims.

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.

Consumer claims Fruit Bliss date product packaging contains nearly 80 percent empty space

Noddy A. Fernandez Oct. 12, 2017, 9:23am

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) – A California consumer has filed a class action lawsuit against a food distributor over allegations that the packaging on a nour date project is misleading.

Attorney: Lakers' TCPA lawsuit coverage appeal loss likely won't affect future filings

Carrie Salls Oct. 3, 2017, 12:38pm

In an Aug. 23 split decision, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit upheld a district court order dismissing a case filed by Los Angeles Lakers Inc. against Federal Insurance Co. when the team attempted to obtain insurance coverage in defense of a Telephone Consumer Protection Act lawsuit.

Consumers claim Dometic Corp. appliances have defects that create a fire risk

Noddy A. Fernandez Sep. 28, 2017, 9:38am

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) – Consumers have filed a class action lawsuit against a manufacturer of refrigerators and cooling units over allegations that defects in the products create a serious risk of fire and other bodily harm from inhalation.

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.

District court denies motions to dismiss securities fraud class action against Banc of California

Chandra Lye Sep. 27, 2017, 9:02am

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) – A U.S. district court has denied motions to dismiss a securities fraud class action lawsuit against Banc of California and its former CEO Steven Sugarman.

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.

Near Direct alleged to have solicited consumers without consent

Noddy A. Fernandez Sep. 26, 2017, 11:29am

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) – Three California consumers have filed a class action lawsuit against a marketing company over allegedly unwanted calls.

Ninth Circuit declines to debar lawyer from submitting claims to asbestos trusts

Jessica Karmasek Sep. 25, 2017, 8:24am

California attorney Michael Mandelbrot appealed from the U.S. District Court for the Central District of California’s affirmance of an order that enforces a stipulated agreement between him and the J.T. Thorpe Settlement Trust, among others. The trusts, following an investigation, had concluded that Mandelbrot engaged in a pattern of submitting “unreliable evidence.”

Suit filed against YummyEarth over listing of evaporated cane juice on product labels

Wadi Reformado Sep. 21, 2017, 9:45pm

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) – A California consumer alleges the labeling on YumEarth Organics Vitamin C pops is deceptive because it lists evaporated cane juice instead of sugar.

Court denies Tradewinds' second motion to dismiss case over 'all natural' label

S. Laney Griffo Sep. 21, 2017, 9:59am

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) – U.S. District Judge for the Central District of California Philip S. Gutierrez has denied an iced tea maker’s motion to dismiss a first amended consolidated complaint. The court ruled Sept. 5.

Woman alleges Rite Aid's after sun gel does not contain aloe as listed on label

Wadi Reformado Sep. 21, 2017, 9:10am

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) – A Los Angeles woman alleges that an aloe vera product she purchased at a pharmacy chain does not contain aloe vera.

Lawsuit: FGF Brands' naan is not baked in tandoor oven as advertised

Wadi Reformado Sep. 14, 2017, 11:20am

RIVERSIDE, Calif. (Legal Newsline) – A consumer claims she was "duped" into buying a particular brand of naan bread because of its false representations that it was baked in a tandoor oven.

Harbortouch Payments accused of calling man on Do-Not-Call list

Wadi Reformado Sep. 14, 2017, 10:50am

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) – A California man alleges a business financing company has unlawfully contacted him.

Spanish speaker alleges Solarcity Corp. did not provide translation of contract

Wadi Reformado Sep. 14, 2017, 10:30am

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) – A California woman alleges a solar company misrepresented its goods and that she has not received the energy savings promised to her.

Consumer claims Starbucks Doubleshot drink doesn't contain two shots of espresso

Wadi Reformado Sep. 14, 2017, 10:30am

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) – A California man claims that Starbucks Doubleshot beverages do not contain two shots of espresso based on the drink's caffeine content.