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Class certified in olive oil misbranding litigation

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 3 2014

A New York bankruptcy court and federal court have issued orders certifying classes in litigation against Kangadis Food, Inc. dba The Gourmet

Federal court allows suit against cantaloupe farm auditing firm

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 3 2014

A federal court in Maryland has allowed the personal representative of the estate of a man who died in 2011 during a nationwide Listeria outbreak

Frito-Lay to settle wage-and-hour class action for $1.6 million

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • November 15 2013

Subject to court approval, Frito-Lay will pay $1.6 million to settle wage-and-hour claims filed on behalf of current and former employees who deliver

TTB updates gluten content labeling policy

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • February 14 2014

The U.S. Department of the Treasury's Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau (TTB) has issued a revised interim policy on gluten content statements

Energy drink makers target new demographic

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • August 23 2013

Although the typical energy drink user is reportedly young and male, a recent news source indicates that a new demographic is emerging as a top

“Gluten-free” standards take effect

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • August 8 2014

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) this week reminded consumers that "gluten-free" "now means what it says" after a final rule outlining the

CDC, IOM and NIH launch “weight of the nation” campaign

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • January 20 2012

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Institute of Medicine (IOM) and National Institutes of Health (NIH) have joined HBO, Kaiser Permanente and the Michael & Susan Dell Foundation in launching a new national campaign to curb obesity rates

Pelman v. McDonald’s Corp.: no class certification for obese teens

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 29 2010

A judge from the U.S. Court of International Trade, sitting by designation in a New York federal district court, has determined that the obesity-related claims filed in 2002 against McDonald’s Corp. cannot be pursued as a class action

Attorney chastised in contaminated GE rice litigation

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • July 22 2011

A federal judge in Missouri has reprimanded a plaintiffs’ attorney involved in the genetically engineered (GE) rice multidistrict litigation for sending “false and misleading” letters about a recent settlement with Bayer CropScience “to landlords who were either unrepresented or who were represented by other counsel.”

Claims trimmed in “all-natural” pretzel labeling suit against Frito-Lay

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • August 15 2014

A California federal court has dismissed several of the plaintiffs' claims in a putative class action accusing Frito-Lay North America Inc. of