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Vivaloe drink labels fail to disclose artificial flavoring, California consumer alleges

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Nov 14, 2018

SAN DIEGO (Legal Newsline) – A California consumer alleges a brand of fruit-flavored beverages fails to disclose artificial flavoring on product labels.

State board did not forfeit review authority in California attorney's 2010 dismissal, appeals court says

By Karen Kidd | Nov 13, 2018

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (Legal Newsline) – The California State Personnel Board could not - and did not - forfeit its authority in its review of discipline against a former corrections attorney when it initially referred the matter to an administrative law judge, a state appeals court recently ruled.

California appeals court sends long-running wage and hour litigation against Ralphs Grocery back to Superior Court

By Karen Kidd | Nov 13, 2018

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) – After about a decade of litigation against a southern California grocery store chain, a wage and hour lawsuit is headed back to Los Angeles Superior Court after a state appeals court found that at least some new claims in the case should be heard.

Eden Environmental Citizen's Group alleges California facility has 'insufficient' storm water control measures

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Nov 12, 2018

SAN FRANCISCO (Legal Newsline) – An environmental membership group alleges that a Santa Clara, California facility has inadequate measures in place to prevent the discharge of contaminated storm water.

Man sues McDonald's over 29 cent 'drink upcharge,' alleges combo meal prices are falsely advertised

By Bree Gonzales | Nov 9, 2018

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) – A California man alleges he felt "ripped off and cheated" because of a 29 cent "drink upcharge" McDonald's added to the price of his combo meal purchase, allegedly without his knowledge.

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.

AbbVie asks California court to dismiss case over allegations of Humira kickbacks

By John Sammon | Nov 9, 2018

SAN FRANCISCO (Legal Newsline) – Attorneys for a Chicago-based biopharmaceutical company on Oct. 26 asked the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California to drop a lawsuit over allegations that the company concocted a kickback scheme to help sell its drug Humira.

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.

Mott's applesauce, apple juice products are falsely represented as natural, consumer alleges

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Nov 8, 2018

SAN JOSE, Calif. (Legal Newsline) – A California consumer is challenging the "natural" claims on certain Mott's applesauce and apple juice products.

Consumer claims he received unsolicited texts from Humane Society of the United States

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Nov 7, 2018

SAN FRANCISCO (Legal Newsline) – The Humane Society of the United States is alleged to have sent text messages to a San Francisco consumer without his permission.

Orgain's ready-to-drink products contain less than 16 grams of protein, consumers allege

By Bree Gonzales | Nov 7, 2018

RIVERSIDE, Calif. (Legal Newsline) – An Irvine, California company that makes ready-to-drink protein products is alleged to falsely advertise the amount of protein in the products.

California asks Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration to uphold trucker requirements

By Marian Johns | Nov 7, 2018

SACRAMENTO — California Attorney General Xavier Becerra is asking the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration to turn down a recent petition by the American Trucking Association (ATA), which says the state's meal and rest break rules for commercial vehicle drivers are preempted under federal law.

Multistate coalition of attorneys general blasts EPA proposal to cut carbon pollution rules

By Marian Johns | Nov 7, 2018

SACRAMENTO — California Attorney General Xavier Becerra is the latest to join a multistate effort to oppose a Trump administration proposal to do away with federal regulations that place limits on fossil-fuel power plants' carbon emissions.

Woman tells court that Diet Coke dupes drinkers into thinking it can help with weight loss

By Gabriel Neves | Nov 7, 2018

SAN FRANCISCO (Legal Newsline) – The plaintiff in a lawsuit against The Coca-Cola Co. who alleges the company misleadingly markets Diet Coke as a weight-loss beverage is appealing a court's decision to toss the suit.

Calif. court: Property owner's loss of ability to operate as nightclub after shooting is property damage

By Takesha Thomas | Nov 7, 2018

SAN DIEGO (Legal Newsline) – A California appeals court has reversed a previous decision in an insurance claim involving the owner of the property that housed the former El Sombrero nightclub in Colton, California.

WILSON ELSER MOSKOWITZ EDELMAN & DICKER: Cornish Nominated for EB5 Investors: 2018 Top 25 Attorneys Edition

By Press release submission | Nov 7, 2018

Robert Cornish (Of Counsel-Washington, DC) has been nominated for consideration to as a top professional in the EB-5 industry.

Woman loses lawsuit claiming Diet Dr. Pepper leads to weight gain

By Gabriel Neves | Nov 6, 2018

SAN FRANCISCO (Legal Newsline) – A California woman is appealing a judge's decision to toss her suit against Dr. Pepper/Seven Up Inc. over the use of the word "diet" on Diet Dr. Pepper.

MegaFon alleges Hewlett Packard Enterprise failed to deliver services promised

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Nov 5, 2018

SAN JOSE, Calif. (Legal Newsline) – A Russian mobile phone operator alleges Palo Alto, California corporation misrepresented its abilities to rebuild parts of a wireless network.

Facebook allegedly stores location information without consent of users, man alleges

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Nov 2, 2018

SAN FRANCISCO (Legal Newsline) – A Facebook user alleges the social media site stores users' location data without consent.

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