LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) — Consumers have filed a class-action lawsuit against Johnson & Johnson, McNeil-PPC, Inc., Johnson & Johnson Consumer, Inc., and Ranir LLC, New Jersey corporation, citing alleged negligent misrepresentation.
ALBANY, N.Y. (Legal Newsline) — A consumer has filed a class action lawsuit against Method Products, PBC, and People Against Dirty, PBC, California business, citing alleged negligent misrepresentation.
LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) — A stockholder has filed a class action lawsuit against National Beverage Corp., Nick A. Caporella, Gregory P. Cook, and George R. Bracken and its board, citing alleged violation of federal law.
LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) — A California corporation is suing the City of Buena Park and CARE Ambulance Service, Inc., California business, citing alleged unfair competition and violation of federal law.
Judge Consuelo B. Marshall for the U.S. District Court for the Central District of California issued a one-page order last week, asking Simon Greenstone Panatier Bartlett PC to show cause why its case against John Crane Inc. over the company’s allegations of racketeering shouldn’t be dismissed for failure to prosecute.
WASHINGTON (Legal Newsline) - A recent study says medical liability reform at the state level reduced total health care premiums by 2.6 percent, and that if those same reforms were made on a national level, insured Americans could save more than $15 billion.
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (Legal Newsline) — A Dallas attorney who formerly worked for the Center for Science in the Public Interest (CSPI) says some of the so-called "slack fill" lawsuits that have become more prevalent aren't benefiting consumer law.
WASHINGTON (Legal Newsline) – U.S.-based attorney Mike "Pap" Papantonio says his new weekly gig, airing later this month on a Russian state-sponsored news network, is about revealing corruption in corporate America.
The Washington Legal Foundation is among those calling on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit to overturn a Pennsylvania federal court’s decision that, they argue, would undermine class-wide settlements by permitting plaintiff states to file copycat lawsuits despite benefiting from a settlement.
WASHINGTON (Legal Newsline) – The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) announced Oct. 31 a Supervisory Highlights report that shows how the agency’s recent supervisory actions have returned more than $11 million to more than 225,000 consumers allegedly harmed by college loan servicers.
NEW YORK (Legal Newsline) – The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced Oct. 31 that Mitsuya Boeki USA Inc. of Saddlebrook, New Jersey, will settle allegations of violating federal rules requiring manufacturers and importers to provide the EPA with information on the production and use of large quantities of chemicals.
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (Legal Newsline) – The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced Oct. 31 that Shoreside Petroleum Inc. paid $89,000 after allegations of violating federal clean air rules designed to prevent toxic air pollution at the company’s
fuel terminals in Seward and Cordova, Alaska.