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Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP | USA | 27 Aug 2020

Consumer class actions - Ninth Circuit holds that federal and not state law controls the award of equitable restitution under California’s UCL and CLRA

Federal courts sitting in diversity are supposed to apply state law. There is a critical distinction, however, between substantive rights created by…
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Manatt Phelps & Phillips LLP | USA | 14 Jan 2020

New False Ad Suit: Chocolates Have Less THC, CBD Than Advertised

A new false advertising lawsuit filed in California federal court accuses Bhang Corporation of duping consumers as its “Medicinal Chocolates”…
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Frankfurt Kurnit Klein & Selz PC | USA | 24 Dec 2019

Court Holds Website Disclosure Inadequate For On-Label Claim

Last May, I blogged about two lawsuits filed against Cento Fine Foods, the largest distributor of San Marzano tomatoes in the US. The suits, putative…
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Baker & Hostetler LLP | USA | 12 Dec 2019

Old Navy Accusers Sue, Then Jump Ship

Ubiquitous retailer allegedly indulged in false reference price scheme…
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Manatt Phelps & Phillips LLP | USA | 11 Dec 2019

Weight Loss Supplement Class Gains $4.6M Settlement

A challenge to the claims about effectiveness of weight loss pills has settled for $4.6 million. FReD Duran and other, later-joined plaintiffs filed…
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DLA Piper | Global, USA | 31 Oct 2019

Disputes, Issue 1: Choice of law and the global class action − reliable outcomes or unintended consequences?

The choice-of-law provision is an important tool of modern contracts. Such provisions are not just pervasive; they are well-accepted as binding even…
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Manatt Phelps & Phillips LLP | USA | 8 Oct 2019

Self-Made ‘No GMO’ Label Fails Court Scrutiny

A California judge allowed a false advertising class action against Nestlé to move forward, denying the Defendant’s motion to dismiss. The lawsuit…
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Morrison & Foerster LLP | USA | 5 Sep 2019

Will California’s Attempt to Invalidate Arbitration Agreements and Class Action Waivers for CCPA Claims Prove Successful?

The day the California Consumer Privacy Act of 2018 (CCPA) will become operative (January 1, 2020) is fast approaching. We have written extensively…
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Faegre Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP | USA | 29 Aug 2019

There Are Two Sides to Every Product Label

As we have reported in our previous blog posts (“Beware the “Influencer”” and “The Price of Natural Cosmetics”), courts continue to wrestle with…
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Buckley LLP | USA | 29 Aug 2019

District Court compels arbitration of majority of class action overdraft claims

On August 23, the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California held that a portion of a class action suit alleging a bank improperly…
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