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Does consumer awareness of food addiction affect eating behavior?
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • April 24 2015

Raising concerns about how the media portrays the concept of food addiction, a new study questions whether endorsement of this model "may cause


Class action stayed and Prop. 65 action settled in Pepsi 4-MEI disputes
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • September 25 2015

A California state court has approved the settlement agreement in a lawsuit brought by the Center for Environmental Health (CEH) alleging that


McCormick Black-Pepper Slack-Fill Suit to Continue
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • October 21 2016

A D.C. federal court has denied McCormick & Co.'s motion to dismiss a competitor's lawsuit alleging the company's black-pepper packaging contains too


Federal court rules CERCLA bar to transfer of liability applies to third-party contribution claims
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • November 9 2012

A federal court in Oklahoma has ruled that the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act (CERCLA) bar in section 107(e)(1) to the transfer of CERCLA liability applies to contribution claims brought by third parties, not just to claims brought by the government


Federal court denies attorney fee award under RCRA, lawsuit was voluntarily dismissed
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • January 14 2011

A federal court in California has denied a motion for attorney's fees under RCRA where defendant was voluntarily dismissed from a case without prejudice


NLRB judge finds fast-food Facebook post encouraged harassment of union supporter
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • April 27 2012

A National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) administrative law judge has determined that the owner of 10 Jimmy John’s fast-food restaurants in the Minneapolis-St. Paul area violated federal law during a labor dispute by, among other matters, posting a pro-union employee’s phone number on its Facebook page and suggesting that members text the employee to “let him know how they feel.”


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.”


Researchers explore food addiction in light of DSM-5 criteria
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • January 10 2014

York University researchers have published a qualitative study examining "how obese women with and without binge eating disorder (BED) experience


Court dismisses V8 V-fusion misleading labeling lawsuit
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • December 19 2014

A Florida federal court has dismissed a case alleging that Campbell Soup Co. misleadingly labeled its V8 V-Fusion Pomegranate Blueberry and Acai


Slave Labor Suit Against Nestlé Dismissed
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • December 11 2015

A California federal court has dismissed a putative class action alleging Nestlé USA Inc. violates state laws about notifying consumers of products