U.S. District Court for the Central District of California News

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.

Consumer alleges 17 Quaker Oats products contain glyphosate

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.

Golden State Water seeks damages from Dow Chemical, others over allegedly contaminated water

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Oct 5, 2018

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) – A water service company is seeking damages from the manufacturers and distributors of a chemical over allegations the chemical has contaminated its wells.

Consumer alleges Absorb Health supplement contains banned ingredient

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Sep 28, 2018

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) – A California consumer alleges she purchased a dietary supplement that contains an ingredient that is banned for commercial sale for human consumption in the U.S.

Activision's termination of 'Guitar Hero TV' spurs false advertising lawsuit

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Sep 28, 2018

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) – A Vermont man has filed suit over the termination of "Guitar Hero TV."

Motion filed to certify class action against Nordstrom, HauteLook over alleged misrepresentation of Rolex watches

By Mary Ann Magnell | Sep 24, 2018

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) – A motion to certify a case as a class action suit was filed in a federal court on Aug. 31 against Nordstrom Inc. and HauteLook Inc. for allegedly misrepresenting the condition and the worth of vintage Rolex watches they sold between 2013 and 2017.

U.S. alleges regional fast food chain subjected female workers to sexual comments, touching

By Marian Johns | Sep 21, 2018

LOS ANGELES — The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Agency (EEOC) alleges a regional fast food chain violated federal law when it subjected three young female workers to inappropriate sexual comments and unwanted touching by male supervisory officials.

California woman alleges certain General Mills products contain glyphosate

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Sep 12, 2018

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) – A California consumer alleges certain products made by a consumer foods manufacturer contains an herbicide.

Nerium Brand Partner alleges nearly $500 Launch Kit price is inflated

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Sep 5, 2018

RIVERSIDE, Calif. (Legal Newsline) – A Brand Partner of a multi-level marketing company that sells anti-aging skincare and wellness products alleges the company does not sell Launch Kits to partners at cost as represented.

Frontier Natural Products Cooperative salt is falsely described as organic, consumer alleges

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Sep 4, 2018

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) – A California consumer alleges she was misled into buying a brand of salt because of false representations.

Consumer alleges HimalaSalt-Sustainable Sourcing salt products cannot be organic

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Aug 31, 2018

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) – A Los Angeles County consumer alleges a Massachusetts company falsely labeled its products as organic.

Jeunesse distributor alleges company operates illegal pyramid scheme

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Aug 24, 2018

LOS ANGELES – A California woman alleges she gave thousands to a skin care and dietary supplements company she alleges operates an illegal pyramid scheme.

The Record Network