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California foie gras ban struck down

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • January 9 2015

A California federal court has held that the state law prohibiting the sale of foie gras resulting from the force-feeding of ducks or geese is

BPA to rejoin harmful chemicals list in California

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • January 9 2015

A California state court has lifted an injunction that barred bisphenol A (BPA) from placement on the list of reproductive toxicants mandated under

Operations manager of Halal Co. Midamar pleads guilty

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • January 9 2015

Philip Payne, the former operations manager of Halal-food company Midamar Corp., has pled guilty to a charge of conspiracy to make and deliver false

Settlement reached in Kirin false-ad lawsuit

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • January 9 2015

Anheuser-Busch Cos. Has reportedly settled a consumer class action alleging that Kirin beer is represented as a Japanese import even though the

New Year's fitness resolution- drop the fitness tracker class action

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • January 9 2015

Surveys show that getting fit is one of the top 5 New Year's resolutions. So perhaps timely that a federal court recently dismissed a proposed

Economic loss doctrine dooms negligence claim

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • January 7 2015

A federal court recently issued an interesting decision discussing the often-confusing economic loss doctrine. See Schwabe North America, Inc. v

Another artificial all natural class action rejected

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • January 5 2015

We have posted before about the plaintiffs' bar ongoing war on innocuous product labels, especially the popular "natural" claims --seeking to take

Class certification denied in drug case

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • January 2 2015

A federal court rejected a proposed class action in which plaintiffs alleged that a drug maker misstated the frequency of potential side effects. See

Appeals court upholds successor liability reform

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • December 30 2014

A Pennsylvania appeals court issued has upheld an important statutory reform, a law limiting the liability of Pennsylvania-based businesses that have

Class action on smoke detectors dismissed: all smoke no fire

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • December 23 2014

A California federal court recently rejected rejected a proposed class action in which plaintiffs alleged smoke alarms were defective in that the