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Court Overrides Jury Verdict in Heinz Lead-Tainted Baby Food Insurance Dispute
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • February 5 2016

Contradicting an advisory jury verdict, a Pennsylvania federal court has allowed Starr Surplus Lines Insurance Co. to void its policy with H.J. Heinz


PETA’s Lawsuit Against Whole Foods Dismissed
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • February 5 2016

A California federal court has dismissed a lawsuit brought by People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals Inc. (PETA) alleging Whole Foods Market Inc


Ohio Court Affirms Dismissal of Kroger “Humanely Raised” Chicken Dispute
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • February 5 2016

An Ohio appeals court has affirmed a lower court decision finding that two consumers’ mislabeling allegations against The Kroger Co. are preempted by


CDC Declares End to E. Coli Outbreak as Chipotle Faces Widening Criminal Investigation
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • February 5 2016

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has declared that two E. coli outbreaks linked to Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc. “appear to be over,” but


ANA Files Amicus Brief in San Francisco Sugar-Sweetened Beverage Warning Litigation
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • January 29 2016

The Association of National Advertisers, Inc. (ANA) has filed an amicus brief in a case challenging San Francisco’s health code provisions requiring


California Lawsuit Challenges Use of Trans Fat in Kellogg’s Mother’s Cookies
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • January 29 2016

A consumer has filed a putative class action against Kellogg Co. alleging the company produces Mother’s Cookies with partially hydrogenated oil


Ads Implied Quorn Is a Mushroom, Proposed Class Action Alleges
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • January 29 2016

A consumer has filed a putative class action against Quorn Foods, Inc. alleging the term “mycoprotein,” which the company uses in its advertising


Jury Holds Peanut Co. Liable for Employee’s Peanut Dust Inhalation
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • January 22 2016

A jury in Alabama has found Golden Peanut Co. liable for an accident causing an employee welder to inhale peanut dust, resulting in a pneumonia


Costco Shrimp Case Dismissed for Lack of Standing
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • January 22 2016

Wholesale Corp. alleging the company's shrimp was falsely advertised as adherent to a supplier code of conduct on human rights while the product was


Government Intervention Pauses Tuna Price-Fixing Lawsuit
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • January 22 2016

The U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) has intervened in an ongoing series of lawsuits against Tri-Union Seafoods, StarKist and Bumble Bee Foods