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Putative class claims fraud in Muscle Milk advertising

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • July 29 2011

A California woman has filed a putative nationwide class action against the company that makes Muscle Milk beverages and protein bars, alleging that promotions touting the products as “high performance” and “nutritious snacks” are false and misleading because they contain as much fat and calories as Krispy Kreme doughnuts

Court grants preliminary approval to labeling claims against L’Oréal

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • July 12 2013

A federal court in the District of Columbia has given preliminary approval to class certification and a settlement in litigation alleging that

Trade groups and dairy coops accused of slaughtering cows to keep milk prices high

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • September 30 2011

According to a news source, two antitrust lawsuits were filed in a California federal court this week alleging that dairy trade groups and coops manipulated dairy prices between 2003 and 2010 under a program that slaughtered more than 500,000 cows

Farmers and seed companies want Monsanto GE seed patents declared invalid

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • April 1 2011

A coalition of more than 50 trade organizations, seed businesses, farms, and farmers has filed a lawsuit in a federal court in New York, to stop Monsanto Co. from enforcing its genetically engineered (GE) seed patents against farmers whose fields become contaminated with the GE seeds. Organic Seed Growers & Trade Ass’n v. Monsanto Co., No. 11-2163 (U.S. Dist. Ct., S.D.N.Y., filed March 29, 2011

Frito-Lay bean dip targeted in “all natural” lawsuit

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • September 21 2012

A Florida resident has filed a putative statewide class action alleging that Frito-Lay falsely labels its snacks, including “Bean Dip products,” as “ALL NATURAL” despite the use of ingredientsparticularly soycontaining genetically modified organisms (GMOs

JPML denies MDL transfer in Capatriti Olive Oil and Kashi Foods cases

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • August 9 2013

The Judicial Panel on Multidistrict Litigation (JPML) has denied transfer to a multidistrict litigation (MDL) court of consumer-fraud lawsuits

Class claims dog treats from China allegedly sickened pets

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • September 14 2012

A New York resident has filed a putative class action in a California federal court seeking to recover damages allegedly sustained by pet owners whose dogs became sick after eating “Chinese Chicken Jerky.”

Who is the most interesting man in the world?

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • August 30 2013

The Mexican brewer that makes Dos Equis beer and has advertised it with a distinctive campaign since 2007 has brought a trademark and copyright

Law firm says it can use product trademark to find plaintiffs

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • February 20 2014

Seeger Weiss LLP has asked a federal court in New York to dismiss claims that it infringed the trademarks of Vitamin Shoppe Industries, Inc. by using

Master recommends denying class certification motion in ground beef E. coli case

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • June 11 2010

A federal magistrate in New York has recommended that the district court deny the class certification motion filed by plaintiffs who allege either personal or economic injury from the purchase of frozen ground beef products purportedly tainted with E. coli