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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.

Consumers allege FreshWorks Produce Saver products do not keep produce fresh longer as advertised

By Bree Gonzales | Aug 2, 2018

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) – Two California consumers allege a produce saver product does not keep food fresh longer as advertised.

Consumer alleges Gem Water bottles do not increase pH and dissolved oxygen in water as advertised

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Aug 1, 2018

CHICAGO (Legal Newsline) – A consumer is challenging a water bottle maker's claims that gemstones in the bottle will alter the quality of water used in it.

Florida's Natural Orange juice falsely advertised as natural, consumer alleges

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Aug 1, 2018

BROOKLYN, N.Y. (Legal Newsline) – A consumer alleges a brand of orange juice is not natural as advertised and contains a synthetic biocide used to kill weeds.

Dairy Queen customer alleges she was not given free Blizzard as advertised on mobile app

By Bree Gonzales | Jul 30, 2018

PORTLAND, Ore. (Legal Newsline) – A customer has filed a class-action lawsuit against a chain of soft serve ice cream and fast-food restaurants over allegations it falsely promises its mobile app users a free Blizzard ice cream treat.

Consumer challenges Kettle Foods no preservative advertising on potato chips

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Jul 27, 2018

NEW YORK (Legal Newsline) – A New York consumer alleges a brand of potato chips is falsely advertised as being made without preservatives.

Agentra alleged to have unlawfully placed telemarketing calls to consumers

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Jul 27, 2018

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) – A Redlands, California consumer alleges that an insurance plan company invaded his privacy with telemarketing calls.

N.J. lawmakers need to address meritless, copycat lawsuits against gyms, attorney says

By Karen Kidd | Jul 25, 2018

WOODLAND PARK, N.J. (Legal Newsline) – Who knew "gym suits" could be so classy?

N.J. appeals court rules for Kia Sephia owners, reversing trial court judge in $6.33M brakes class action

By Chandra Lye | Jul 24, 2018

TRENTON, N.J. (Legal Newsline) – Owners of a Kia Sephia model vehicle are entitled to financial compensation due to a faulty brake system, the Superior Court of New Jersey Appellate Division decided.

Lawsuit is 'trivial,' say diet supplement companies facing class action

By Karen Kidd | Jul 24, 2018

NEWARK, N.J. (Legal Newsline) – Three diet supplement companies defending themselves against allegations of fraud and other charges told a federal judge in New Jersey July 19 that plaintiffs are barred from prevailing in the case because they can't prove injury or loss and that their claims are "de minimis," or trivial.

Conn. ruling could be 'death knell' for class action plaintiffs suing over 'spring water' claims

By John Breslin | Jul 24, 2018

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (Legal Newsline) – A lawsuit claiming Nestle bottled water produced and distributed as "100 percent spring water" is a fraud has been dismissed by a court because federal law preempts any action citing state statutes.

Fla. court keeps TCPA case alive; Texting a 'risky venture' for companies

By John Sammon | Jul 24, 2018

TAMPA, Fla. (Legal Newsline) – The U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida on June 7 dismissed a motion by a defendant to dismiss a case alleging a man’s privacy rights were violated when he received texts that were marketing ploys.

Consumer challenges 'made with real ginger claims' on Canada Dry ginger ale

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Jul 23, 2018

ROCHESTER, N.Y. (Legal Newsline) – A New York woman alleges that she was deceived by the advertising label on Canada Dry ginger ale.

Man claims Honda CR-V vehicles can only safely seat four, not five

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Jul 20, 2018

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) – An Illinois man alleges that a Honda mid-range utility vehicle does not safely seat five people as advertised.

Samsun, Hynix and Micron alleged to have conspired to fix DRAM product prices

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Jul 19, 2018

SAN FRANCISCO (Legal Newsline) – Three companies that control nearly 100 percent of the dynamic random access memory market are alleged to have conspired to fix prices.

Stockholder seeks to enjoin Twenty-First Century Fox, Disney merger

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Jul 19, 2018

WILMINGTON, Del. (Legal Newsline) – A stockholder is seeking to enjoin a merger over allegations Twenty-First Century Fox failed to disclose all information regarding the merger.

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