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Trader Joe’s Honey Nut O’s cereal not primarily sweetened with honey, buyer alleges

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Jan 7, 2019

BOSTON (Legal Newsline) – A Massachusetts consumer alleges a type of cereal sold by Trader Joe's is misleadingly represented as being primarily sweetened with honey when sugar is the primary sweetener.

Consumer alleges headboard purchased from Wayfair was infested with bedbugs

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Jan 7, 2019

CHICAGO (Legal Newsline) – An Illinois consumer alleges a headboard he purchased from an online home goods company was infested with bedbugs.

Users allege Samsung falsely inflated screen pixel count of Galaxy devices

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Jan 7, 2019

NEW YORK (Legal Newsline) – Consumers have filed a class-action lawsuit against Samsung Electronics America Inc. and Samsung Electronics Co. LTD over allegations they falsely inflate the screen pixel count and resolution on several of their devices.

Consumer alleges fish sold by Stew Leonard's were not red snapper, sockeye salmon

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Jan 4, 2019

BROOKLYN, N.Y. (Legal Newsline) – A New York consumer has filed a class-action lawsuit against a supermarket chain over allegations it deceptively represents types of fish.

Dentsply Sirona stockholders allege they purchased stocks at inflated rates

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Jan 4, 2019

BROOKLYN, N.Y. (Legal Newsline) – Stockholders of a dental products manufacturer allege they purchased stock at artificially inflated prices.

California Quora user files suit over 2018 security breach

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Jan 4, 2019

SAN FRANCISCO (Legal Newsline) – A Piedmont, California individual alleges he believes his personally identifiable information was compromised in a breach on a question-and-answer website.

Delaware court denies Fitbit's motion to dismiss insider trading suit

By Charmaine Little | Dec 31, 2018

WILMINGTON, Del. (Legal Newsline) – A handful of Fitbit stockholders’ breach of fiduciary duties case against members of the company’s board of directors survived dismissal in the Court of Chancery of the State of Delaware on Dec. 14.

Anonymous survey good science but poor trial plan, California court says in class cert denial

By Karen Kidd | Dec 27, 2018

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) – A Los Angeles judge's denial of class certification to more than 1,500 property inspectors who claim to have been treated like independent contractors when they really were employees will stand, a state appeals court ruled earlier this month.

Bojangles' stock owner alleges proxy statement filed over Walker Merger Sub merger is incomplete

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Dec 21, 2018

NEW YORK (Legal Newsline) – A common stock owner in a North Carolina company alleges that an incomplete and misleading proxy statement was filed regarding a proposed merger.

Victor PestChaser ultrasonic pest control device does not repel rodents, Ohio consumer alleges

By Bree Gonzales | Dec 20, 2018

PAINESVILLE, Ohio (Legal Newsline) – An Ohio consumer has filed a class-action lawsuit against a Pennsylvania maker of rodent control devices over allegations an ultrasonic device does not work as advertised.

Opioid judge rejects dismissal plea, orders first lawsuits to trial

By Daniel Fisher | Dec 20, 2018

CLEVELAND (Legal Newsline) - Opioid manufacturers and distributors lost their long-shot bid to end more than 1,000 lawsuits against them as the federal judge overseeing multidistrict litigation rejected their motions to dismiss and ordered the first cases to trial next year.

Operator of Zales jewelry stores asks court to dismiss class action over diamond guarantee

By Takesha Thomas | Dec 20, 2018

SAN DIEGO (Legal Newsline) – The operator of Zales jewelry stores is asking a federal court in California to dismiss a class action claim over allegations of false advertising.

Consumer alleges Kellogg fails to disclose two products contain or likely contain herbicide

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Dec 19, 2018

SAN DIEGO (Legal Newsline) – A San Diego consumer alleges Kellogg Co. fails to disclose on two products that they contain or likely contain an herbicide.

SheIn customer alleges data breach led to unauthorized charges on credit card

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Dec 19, 2018

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) – A Los Angeles, California customer of e-commerce fashion retailer SheIn alleges a data breach caused $10,000 worth of unauthorized charges on her credit card.

Nestle seeks dismissal of lawsuit alleging Coffee-mate contains trans fat

By Takesha Thomas | Dec 19, 2018

SAN FRANCISCO (Legal Newsline) – Nestle has asked a California court to dismiss a class action lawsuit claiming that the company knowingly sold a brand of coffee creamer containing trans fat to consumers.

Consumer alleges Tylenol Extra Strength Rapid Release Gels don't provide faster relief

By Takesha Thomas | Dec 19, 2018

RIVERSIDE, Calif. (Legal Newsline) – A Moreno Valley, California, man has filed a class action lawsuit against the maker of Tylenol alleging that the company misleads consumers about the effectiveness of its rapid-release acetaminophen.

Plaintiffs file racketeering suit against Resolvly, others over student loan debt resolution program

By Takesha Thomas | Dec 19, 2018

SANTA ANA, Calif. (Legal Newsline) – A proposed class action suit has been filed against several companies and attorneys for allegedly targeting people who owed student loans in an alleged student loan debt resolution scheme.

General Mills fights lawsuit over empty space in Annie's Frosted Oat Flakes

By Takesha Thomas | Dec 19, 2018

SAN DIEGO (Legal Newsline) – General Mills has filed a motion to dismiss a class action lawsuit filed in a California court over the amount of cereal in the box of one of its brands.

Consumers allege Whirpool's AquaLift oven cleaning feature does not self-clean as advertised

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Dec 18, 2018

DETROIT (Legal Newsline) – Four consumers allege an appliance manufacturer falsely advertises a cleaning feature in its line of kitchen appliances.

Inland Products ProHT power banks have lower capacity than advertised, consumer alleges

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Dec 17, 2018

SAN FRANCISCO (Legal Newsline) – A California consumer alleges the manufacturer of the ProHT power banks misrepresents the product's capacity.

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