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City Club of New York seeks to nullify permit modification for Pier 55 project

By Wadi Reformado | Aug 15, 2017

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (Legal Newsline) – A nonprofit corporation alleges that a permit issued for a pier project in New York is unlawful.

Pret A Manger sandwich wraps alleged to be packaged with slack-fill

By Wadi Reformado | Aug 15, 2017

NEW YORK (Legal Newsline) – A New York consumer alleges that Pret A Manger wraps are deceptively packaged.

Shareholders sue Lexmark

By Wadi Reformado | Aug 8, 2017

NEW YORK (Legal Newsline) – A manufacturer of printers and related supplies is accused of violating federal securities laws.

Trade associations seek injunction against New York City's menu labeling enforcement

By Wadi Reformado | Aug 2, 2017

NEW YORK (Legal Newsline) – A group of trade associations that represents food retailers, grocers and convenience stores alleges that New York City's implementation of menu labeling regulations is unlawful.

Law firms disagree about dividing up $8.6 million in fees awarded in Wells Fargo settlement

By Chandra Lye | Aug 1, 2017

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (Legal Newsline) – A dispute has arisen over the division of attorneys fees awarded by an Iowa court following a settlement in a class action case against Wells Fargo.

Atkins Nutritionals Inc. alleged to have deceptively marketed net carbs of food products

By Mike Torres | Aug 1, 2017

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (Legal Newsline) – The maker of Atkins food products is accused of deceptively marking the products with 'net carbs' to mislead customers about the impact on blood sugar levels.

Consumers claim 'natural' label on Scott flushable wipes is misleading

By Louie Torres | Jul 26, 2017

NEW YORK (Legal Newsline) – A New York consumer and a California consumer allege that Scott Naturals Flushable Cleansing Cloths are falsely advertised as "natural."

Three drivers allege Juno failed to honor agreements

By Mike Torres | Jul 3, 2017

NEW YORK (Legal Newsline) — Three drivers have filed a class action lawsuit against Juno and other driving services, alleging negligent misrepresentation.

Realty companies accuse New York state, city officials of violating law

By Louie Torres | Jul 3, 2017

NEW YORK (Legal Newsline) — New York realty companies are suing New York City and New York state officials, alleging violation of state and federal law.

Plaintiffs ready to appeal adverse decision in FLSA lawsuit against Chipotle

By Sara McCleary | Jun 29, 2017

NEW YORK (Legal Newsline) – Plaintiffs lawyers are preparing their appeal of a New York federal judge's decision to decertify a collective action against Chipotle.

Kirby McInerney files suit against Conn. company

By Mike Torres | Jun 29, 2017

NEW YORK (Legal Newsline) — A New York law firm sued a Connecticut medical company, alleging breach of contract.

Class action alleges J. Crew Factory misrepresented discounts in stores, on website

By Wadi Reformado | Jun 23, 2017

NEW YORK (Legal Newsline) — A consumer has filed a class-action lawsuit against J. Crew Inc., Chinos Holdings Inc. and other related entities alleging that the clothing manufacturers misrepresented the price of their products.

Shareholder sues Neurotrope, alleges stock was artificially inflated

By Louie Torres | Jun 15, 2017

NEW YORK (Legal Newsline) — A shareholder has filed a class action lawsuit against a supplier of medical treatments, alleging violation of federal law.

Kate Spade sued by shareholder

By Louie Torres | Jun 12, 2017

NEW YORK (Legal Newsline) — A shareholder has filed a class action lawsuit against Kate Spade & Company and its board members, alleging violation of federal law.

New Jersey consumers accuse baby products manufacturer of fraud

By Mike Torres | Jun 9, 2017

NEW YORK (Legal Newsline) — Two New Jersey consumers are suing a baby products manufacturer, alleging breach of contract and fraud.

Consumer accuses energy company of inflating prices

By Mike Torres | Jun 5, 2017

NEW YORK (Legal Newsline) — A New York woman has filed a class action lawsuit against an energy company, alleging fraud, negligent misrepresentation and unfair competition.

Shareholder accuses gold mining company. board members of breach of duty

By Wadi Reformado | Jun 2, 2017

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) — A shareholder has filed a class action lawsuit against a gold mining corporation and its board, alleging breach of duty.

Stockholder alleges company, board violated law

By Mike Torres | Jun 2, 2017

NEW YORK (Legal Newsline) — A stockholder has filed a class action lawsuit against a British company and its board members, alleging violation of federal law.

Rite Aid wins TCPA suit over health care reminder calls

By Dee Thompson | May 31, 2017

NEW YORK (Legal Newsline) – In a recent court decision, Rite Aid won the right to place pre-recorded calls to customers and remind them to get a flu shot.

Pension fund alleges Rackspace Holsting, board members violated law

By Mike Torres | May 18, 2017

NEW YORK (Legal Newsline) — A pension fund has filed a class action lawsuit against a company and its board members, alleging violation of federal law.

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