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Part of lawsuit challenging Atkins' net carbs claims dismissed

By Chandra Lye | Aug 13, 2018

SAN DIEGO (Legal Newsline) – The U.S. District Court of the Southern District of California has partially granted a motion to dismiss a class action lawsuit against Dr. Robert Atkins’ company Atkins Nutritionals.

Alexia Sweet Potato Fries packaging has more than 50 percent slack-fill, consumer alleges

By Bree Gonzales | Aug 10, 2018

San Francisco resident accuses defendant description of violated consumer protection and labeling lawsOAKLAND — A consumeer has filed a class-action lawsuit against Lamb Weston Holdings, Inc. and Does 1 to 10, defendant description, citing alleged violation of California Consumer Legal Remedies Act.Angela Kennard filed a complaint on behalf of all others similarly situated on Aug. 2, in the U.S.

Consumer alleges Nestle USA uses deceptive practices with 'No GMO' seals

By Bree Gonzales | Aug 10, 2018

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) – A California consumer alleges Nestle USA's No GMO Ingredients seal is misleading as it leads consumers to believe products have been evaluated by a third party.

Yale University alleged to have failed to timely disclose 2008 data breach

By Bree Gonzales | Aug 10, 2018

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (Legal Newsline) – An Ivy League school is alleged to have failed to timely disclose information about a data breach that occurred a decade ago.

Consumer claims Rachael Ray Nutrish pet food contains glyphosate

By Bree Gonzales | Aug 10, 2018

NEW YORK (Legal Newsline) – A consumer alleges a brand of pet food associated with a celebrity chef is not natural as advertised.

Crisco spray product not extra virgin olive oil as advertised, consumer alleges

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Aug 10, 2018

SAN FRANCISCO (Legal Newsline) – A California woman alleges that a cooking spray is not extra virgin olive oil as advertised.

Vitamin Shoppe again seeks dismissal of class action lawsuit over Garcinia Cambogia supplement

By Chandra Lye | Aug 10, 2018

SAN DIEGO (Legal Newsline) – The Vitamin Shoppe has requested an amended complaint over a supplement be dismissed with prejudice, claiming the plaintiff is unable to provide evidence supporting her case.

Consumer alleges Prevagen supplement does not provide the benefits advertised

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Aug 9, 2018

NEWARK, N.J. (Legal Newsline) – A New Jersey woman alleges a supplement she purchased in 2015 does not provide the brain health benefits as advertised.

Pampa Extra Virgin Olive Oil is not extra virgin olive oil, consumer alleges

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Aug 9, 2018

SAN FRANCISCO (Legal Newsline) – A California consumer alleges a brand of olive oil is not extra virgin olive oil as advertised.

Employers in California must pay employees for time spent clocking out

By John Breslin | Aug 6, 2018

SAN FRANCISCO (Legal Newsline) – Employers in California must take into account when evaluating pay the time taken to perform certain tasks after clocking out, the state's Supreme Court has ruled.

Acadia Pharmaceutical shareholder alleges stock prices were artificially inflated

By Bree Gonzales | Aug 3, 2018

SAN DIEGO (Legal Newsline) – A shareholder in a San Diego-based biopharmaceutical company alleges he purchased stock at artificially inflated prices.

CBOE Exchange alleged to have manipulated Volatility Index

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Aug 3, 2018

CHICAGO (Legal Newsline) – An Illinois trading company alleges it was injured because of anticompetitive conduct of a Chicago corporation and others.

Best Buy stores enrolled customers in AppleCare plans for phones without consent, woman alleges

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Aug 3, 2018

SEATTLE (Legal Newsline) – A Washington attorney alleges that she was enrolled in a service care plan without her consent when she purchased an iPhone at an electronics store.

City of Taylor Police and Fire Retirement System alleges prices of Unum securities were artificially inflated

By Bree Gonzales | Aug 3, 2018

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (Legal Newsline) – A Tennessee-based insurance company is alleged to have misrepresented its business operations and caused stock prices to fall.

Medimetriks Pharmaceuticals alleged to have sent unsolicited faxes without recipients' consent

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Aug 2, 2018

TRENTON, N.J. (Legal Newsline) – An Ohio resident alleges a New Jersey pharmaceutical company is sending unsolicited fax advertisements.

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