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AARP alleges third amended complaint over insurance against it is 'devoid of facts'

By William Sassani | Jan 22, 2019

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) – AARP Inc. has petitioned Judge Dean D. Pregerson of the U.S. District Court for the Central District of California to dismiss, with prejudice, a third amended complaint brought by Simon Levay, Judith Willis and Lionel Brown regarding AARP’s insurance and its business practices.

YogaWorks securities purchaser alleges stock price was inflated at time of initial public offering

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Jan 11, 2019

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) – A shareholder of a national yoga instruction company alleges the initial public offering price for shares was inflated.

SheIn customer alleges data breach led to unauthorized charges on credit card

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Dec 19, 2018

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) – A Los Angeles, California customer of e-commerce fashion retailer SheIn alleges a data breach caused $10,000 worth of unauthorized charges on her credit card.

Consumer claims battery for Neutrogena acne mask was programmed to stop providing power

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Dec 5, 2018

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) – An Idaho consumer alleges the manufacturer of an acne treatment device programmed the battery to stop working before it was out of power.

Investors file fraud suit against ADC Downey, seek $4.9 million

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Dec 3, 2018

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) – Chinese foreign investors have filed a suit against a Los Angeles-based partnership they subscribed to over allegations of fraud.

California teacher alleges constitutional rights have been violated by union, school district

By Bree Gonzales | Nov 27, 2018

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) – A special education teacher in California alleges his constitutional rights have been violated because a union refused to allow him to withdraw his membership.

Pure Protein products packaged in misleading containers, consumer alleges

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Nov 27, 2018

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) – A Los Angeles consumer alleges a brand of protein powder is packaged in containers with nonfunctional slack-fill.

Florida and New York consumers allege scalpers are violating Ticketmaster resale program terms

By Bree Gonzales | Nov 21, 2018

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) – Consumers from Florida and New York allege a resale program through Ticketmaster is driving up ticket prices.

Consumer alleges Sentry Natural Defense flea and tick medication caused essential oil poisoning in dog

By Bree Gonzales | Nov 20, 2018

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) – A California resident is suing the makers of a flea and tick medication over allegations the product caused essential oil poisoning in one of her animals.

Consumer alleges Werther's candies are packaged in containers with 40 percent slack-fill

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Nov 20, 2018

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) – A California consumer alleges a brand of candy is packaged in an illegal container because it contains nonfunctional slack-fill.

Consumers allege makers of Vega Protein & Greens 'substantially' under-filled containers

By Bree Gonzales | Nov 9, 2018

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) – Two California consumers allege a brand of protein powder's container is underfilled.

Rawlings baseball bats weigh 2 ounces more than advertised, lawsuit alleges

By Bree Gonzales | Nov 8, 2018

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) – A California consumer alleges a sports equipment manufacturer misrepresents the weights of its baseball bats.

Lawsuit against Quaker Oats says 17 products contain chemical used in weed killer

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Nov 8, 2018

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) – A California consumer alleges the makers of Quaker Oats products fail to disclose 17 of their products allegedly contains a weed killer.

California court partially grants Ford summary judgment in cases over allegedly defective trucks

By Gabriel Neves | Nov 2, 2018

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) – The owners of allegedly defective Ford F-350 pickup trucks partially lost their appeals in court as it decided for partial summary judgment in favor of the auto manufacturer.

Royal Funding Group alleged to have unlawfully placed marketing calls to consumer's cellphone

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Nov 2, 2018

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) – A Huntington Beach, California man alleges that a Brooklyn, New York marketing company unlawfully called him for telemarketing purposes.

Consumer alleges Rite Aid Day Logic sunscreen has SPF of 22, not 85 as advertised

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Oct 29, 2018

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) – A Los Angeles County resident alleges that a brand of sunscreen sold by Rite Aid falsely advertises the protection it offers.

Center for Biological Diversity alleges Rehrig Pacific facility is discharging polluted storm water

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Oct 17, 2018

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) – A nonprofit corporation alleges a Los Angeles industrial facility is unlawfully discharging polluted storm water.

German company alleges Taste Nirvana misrepresented coconut water

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Oct 11, 2018

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) – A German company and individual allege that a Corona, California company falsely represented its coconut water products and that the plaintiffs had to issue a recall of the products in Germany.

California man alleges Kraft Heinz fails to disclose artificial flavoring in Crystal Light products

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Oct 11, 2018

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) – A Bermuda Dunes, California consumer alleges Crystal Light is misleadingly portrayed as "healthful fruit juice" instead of "sugar water."

Consumer alleges Kern's beverages fail to disclose artificial flavoring on front label

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Oct 8, 2018

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) – A consumer alleges she was deceived by the packaging of a line of fruit-flavored beverages.

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