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LaCroix products are not all-natural as marketed, consumers allege

By Bree Gonzales | Feb 11, 2019

NEW YORK (Legal Newsline) – Two New York consumers allege that LaCroix sparkling water is falsely labeled as all-natural.

National Tire and Battery allegedly failed to provide tire registration forms to Virginia consumers

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Feb 11, 2019

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (Legal Newsline) – Two Virginia Beach, Virginia residents allege two independent tire dealer/distributors failed to provide them with a required form used by tire manufacturers to notify consumers of recalls.

CeraVe products ineffective for eczema treatment, California consumer alleges

By Bree Gonzales | Feb 8, 2019

SAN FRANCISCO (Legal Newsline) – A Burlingame, California resident alleges a body wash advertised as "eczema soothing" was "completely ineffective" at treating his condition.

Quora user affected by data breach alleges he faces a risk of fraud and identity theft

By Bree Gonzales | Feb 8, 2019

SAN JOSE, Calif. (Legal Newsline) – A social media company is alleged to have failed to protect its users information from a data breach.

Suit states Walmart's Great Value graham crackers are 'graham-flavored' crackers because of flour content

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Feb 7, 2019

CENTRAL ISLIP, N.Y. (Legal Newsline) – A New York consumer alleges Walmart misrepresents its Great Value brand graham crackers.

Consumer alleges Godiva's 'Belgium 1926' labeling is false advertising

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Feb 7, 2019

SAN FRANCISCO (Legal Newsline) – A consumer alleges a chocolate maker "intentionally plays on the false impression" that its chocolates are made in Belgium when they are made in the U.S.

Mindbody stockholder files suit over merger agreement with Vista Equity Partners affiliates

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Feb 5, 2019

WILMINGTON, Del. (Legal Newsline) – A stockholder in a technology platform for the fitness, body and wellness service industry alleges a statement prepared regarding a merger agreement omits information.

Checkers Drive-In Restaurants allegedly invaded man's privacy with unsolicited text messages

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Feb 4, 2019

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (Legal Newsline) – A Palm Beach County, Florida man alleges the operator of fast food chains Rally's and Checkers invaded his privacy with text messages.

Consumers allege Barlean's coconut oil products are deceptively marketed as a 'healthy' option

By Bree Gonzales | Feb 4, 2019

SAN DIEGO (Legal Newsline) – Two California residents and a New York resident allege a brand of coconut oil is falsely marketed as a healthy option.

Suit filed against Planet Fitness over text message for free water

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Feb 1, 2019

MIAMI (Legal Newsline) – A Florida resident alleges a gym operator unlawfully sent him a text message with an offer for free water.

Torrent Pharma, others named in suit over allegedly contaminated medication

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Jan 31, 2019

TRENTON, N.J. (Legal Newsline) – A North Carolina man alleges he was injured by ingesting a prescription medication he alleges contained a carcinogen.

Click, then sue: Call-blocking app was meet market for lawyers seeking clients

By John O'Brien | Jan 31, 2019

FORT MYERS, Fla. (Legal Newsline) – Court records in Florida show how easy it is for people to get swept up in a figurative machine that generates lawsuits. In fact, it all started for one man with the push of a button.

Florida man alleges text messages from Nova Dental were sent without his consent

By Bree Gonzales | Jan 31, 2019

MIAMI (Legal Newsline) – A Florida man alleges the owner of two dental offices in the state sent him unsolicited telemarketing texts without his consent.

By The Rio, Carl's Jr. Restaurants named in suit over allegations of illegal nonsolicitation policy

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Jan 30, 2019

DENVER (Legal Newsline) – A Colorado man and former shift leader/manager at a Carl's Jr. restaurant alleges he lost wages because of a conspiracy between Carl's Jr. and its franchisees.

Closets by Design, CBD Franchising alleged to have misrepresented price discounts

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Jan 28, 2019

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) – A Kentucky consumer alleges a closet organization system she purchased was deceptively advertised with false discounts.

OHM Concessions Group, others allegedly violated Illinois biometric law with timekeeping system

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Jan 28, 2019

CHICAGO (Legal Newsline) – An Illinois woman has filed a third amended class action complaint over allegations her employer unlawfully collected her biometric information without her informed written consent.

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IL Supreme Court: No actual harm needed to sue businesses for scanning fingerprints, other biometric IDs

By Jonathan Bilyk | Jan 25, 2019

The Illinois Supreme Court says an Illinois privacy law doesn’t require plaintiffs to prove they were actually harmed before suing businesses and others who scan and store their fingerprints or other so-called biometric identifiers. And the decision will give a green light to dozens of class action lawsuits already pending against businesses of all sizes in the state’s courts, with even more likely to follow.

WildHorse Resource Development stockholder files suit over proposed $3.9 billion merger with Chesapeake Energy

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Jan 25, 2019

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (Legal Newsline) – A stockholder is seeking to enjoin a vote on a proposed merger between an independent oil and natural gas company based in Texas and other petroleum and natural gas company.

Graham flour or white flour? Man is suing Honey Maid over graham cracker ingredients

By Bree Gonzales | Jan 24, 2019

BROOKLYN, N.Y. (Legal Newsline) – A New York man has filed a lawsuit against the maker of a popular brand of graham crackers over allegations the composition of the products is misrepresented.

Woman alleges Synergy Law did not contact mortgage servicer, failed to provide refund

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Jan 24, 2019

NEW ORLEANS (Legal Newsline) – A Cut Off, Louisiana resident has filed a class-action lawsuit against Virginia firm over allegations of fraud regarding its mortgage services.

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