Gutride Safier in the News

Olive Oil Buyers Win Class Cert. In Misleading Labels Suit
Law360, Aug 24, 2017
A California federal judge Thursday granted certification to two consumer classes accusing olive oil maker Deoleo USA Inc. of deceptive labeling, …

"Flushable" Is "A Pretty Basic Concept," Judge Tells P&G
Law360, Jul 20, 2017
A California federal judge appeared open Thursday to certifying a class of Procter & Gamble Co. consumers in their suit alleging the company …

HERTZ CORP: Bid for Judgment on Pleadings in "Moretti" Denied
Class Action Reporter, May 04, 2017
Judge Leonard P. Stark of the United States District Court for the District of Delaware denied Defendant's motion for judgment on the pleadings in …

Dr. Pepper Cannot Duck Canada Dry Ginger Ale Labeling Row
Law360, Apr 19, 2017
A California federal judge on Wednesday refused to toss a putative class action alleging that Dr Pepper misleads consumers by labeling its Canada …

CONSUMER PROTECTION
Delaware Law Weekly, Feb 28, 2017
Putative Class Action Immunity Interactive Computer Service Provider Moretti v. The Hertz Corp., DEFAX Case No. D67675 (D.Del. Mar. 17, 2017), …

Seagram's Ginger Ale has no ginger, lawsuit complains
LegalNewsLine.com, Feb 24, 2017
SAN JOSE, Calif. (Legal Newsline) - A California woman has filed a class action lawsuit Coca-Cola, alleging fraud and negligent …

Olive Oil Buyers Take 50 Cents A Bottle To End False Ad Suit
Law360, Jan 18, 2017
A group of consumers who claim they were misled by "Imported From Italy" labels on Filippo Berio olive oil asked a California federal court on …

Guacamole Co. Hit With Suit Over 'All Natural' Product
Law360, Jan 09, 2017
A Florida man on Friday launched a proposed class action in California state court, accusing guacamole maker Yucatan Foods LP of deceiving …

No Snags In Sight For P&G Deal Over Toilet-Clogging Wipes
Law360, Dec 02, 2016
A California judge indicated Friday she'll likely OK the deal proposed by Procter & Gamble Co. and Nehemiah Manufacturing Co. to pay up to $50 per …

NJ Judge Trims Suit Over Chromebook Data-Transfer Speed
Law360, Nov 16, 2016
A New Jersey federal judge held Wednesday that a disappointed Chromebook purchaser lacks standing to seek an injunction against Samsung, …

NUTRACLICK INT'L: Falsely Marketed Somnapure Drugs, Suit Says
Class Action Reporter, Nov 10, 2016
Dana Rowe v. Nutraclick International LLC and Peak Life LLC, Case No. 1:15-cv-13445-JCB (D. Mass., September 26, 2015) arises out of the …

Calif. Olive Oil Buyers Win Cert. In False Ad Row
Law360, Jul 15, 2016
A California federal judge on Friday granted class certification to a group of consumers who claim that they were misled by "Imported from Italy" …

VOLKSWAGEN GROUP: Faces "Naparstek" Suit Over Defeat Devices
Class Action Reporter, Nov 05, 2015
Aaron Naparstek, on behalf of himself and all others similarly situated v. Volkswagen Group of America, Inc., Case No. 1:15-cv- 13418 (D. Mass., …

Calif. Olive Oil Buyers Ask For Cert. In False Labeling Action
Law360, Oct 30, 2015
A group of consumers urged a California federal judge on Thursday to certify their proposed classes in a suit accusing the importer of Bertolli …

SALOV NORTH AMERICA: Sued Over Mislabeled Olive Oils
Class Action Reporter, Aug 24, 2015
CBC News reported that a U.S. class action lawsuit against popular brands of olive oil alleges the products are neither "made in Italy" nor "extra …

GHIRARDELLI CHOCOLATE: Obtains Final Approval of Miller Suit Deal
Class Action Reporter, Apr 03, 2015
Magistrate Judge Laurel Beeler issued a final order on February 20, 2015, approving the class action settlement in the case captioned SCOTT …

Transportation officials to consider eliminating all toll takers
ABC, KGO-TV San Francisco, Mar 10, 2015
OAKLAND, Calif. (KGO) -- Toll takers at the Bay Bridge and the six other state-owned bridges in the Bay Area could become a thing of the …

FasTrak customers unfairly hit with penalties
ABC, KGO-TV San Francisco, Feb 12, 2015
SAN FRANCISCO (KGO) -- A 7 On Your Side investigation has uncovered horrendous customer service for Bay Area FasTrak users and drivers are …

Filippo Berio Olive Oil Labeling Suit Remains Mostly Pure
Law360, Feb 03, 2015
A California federal judge on Tuesday kept intact most of a false labeling class action suit accusing the makers of Filippo Berio brand olive oil …

Olive Oil Importer Can't Escape Class Action Over Quality
Law360, Jan 07, 2015
A California federal judge on Tuesday denied a motion to dismiss a putative class action accusing the importer of Bertolli- and Carapelli-brand …

P&G Can't Flush Hygienic Wipes False Ad Claims
Law360, Jan 07, 2015
A California federal judge on Wednesday nixed Procter & Gamble Co.'s bid to dodge a proposed class action alleging it falsely marketed several …

Legal News Line
LegalNewsLine.com, Dec 09, 2014
MARSHALL, Texas (Legal Newsline) - A California engineering company sued a printer manufacturing company on Dec. 3 over allegations of patent …

FUHU INC: Removed "Miller" Suit to Central District of California
Class Action Reporter, Sep 17, 2014
The class action lawsuit styled Scott Miller v. Fuhu Inc., et al., Case No. BC550858, was removed from the Superior Court of the State of …

US: Lindt's Ghirardelli arm settles lawsuit.
just-food.com, Aug 27, 2014
Lindt & Sprungli's US unit Ghirardelli has agreed to pay US$5.25m into a fund to settle claims brought against it in a class action …

BAY AREA TOLL: Sued Over Outrageous Untimely Toll-Related Fines
Class Action Reporter, Aug 22, 2014
The Golden Gate Bridge's electronic tolling system can lead to inflated nonpayment charges of $76, generating millions of extra dollars for the …

MERCHANT SERVICES: Class in Card Processing Fee Suit Certified
Class Action Reporter, Feb 18, 2014
Megan Gallegos at Courthouse News Service reports Rainbow Business Solutions has been appointed the lead plaintiff in a 2010 suit against Merchant …

COMPANY TOWN; Ticketmaster settles lawsuit for $23 million
Los Angeles Times, May 17, 2013
Ticketmaster has agreed to settle claims for up to $23 million over a lawsuit affecting more than 1 million people who, after buying a ticket …

A.R.M. SOLUTIONS: Faces Suit Over Unfair Debt Collection Practices
Class Action Reporter, Jan 25, 2013
Guy Jakub, on behalf of himself, the general public, and those similarly situated v. A.R.M. Solutions, Inc.; Brad Jadwin; James Montgomery, Case …

Apple, Amazon, Spotify Sued Over Data System IP
Law360, Nov 16, 2012
Software company Innovative Automation LLC on Friday hit Apple Inc., Spotify USA Inc. and Amazon.com Inc. with three separate lawsuits in Texas …

GHIRARDELLI CHOCOLATE: Products Have No Chocolate, Suit Claims
Class Action Reporter, Nov 02, 2012
Scott Miller, an individual, on behalf of himself, the general public and those similarly situated v. Ghirardelli Chocolate Company; and Does 1 …

BLUE SKY: Class Action Settlement Gets Preliminary Approval
Class Action Reporter, Apr 20, 2012
Gutride Safier LLP on March 12 disclosed that a federal court in San Francisco has preliminarily approved a class action settlement that provides …

Blue Sky To Pay Up To $17.5 M To False Ads Class
Law360, Jan 30, 2012
Blue Sky Natural Beverage Co. on Monday reached a settlement in California federal court in which it will pay up to $17.5 million to a nationwide …

IMVU INC: Faces Lawsuit Over Unfair Trade Practices
Class Action Reporter, Nov 09, 2011
Peter MacKinnon, Jr., an individual, on behalf of himself, the general public and those similarly situated v. IMVU, Inc.; and Does 1 through 50, …

Drinks Co. Can't Nix Class In Suit Over NM False Ads
Law360, Sep 07, 2011
A California federal judge on Tuesday turned down Blue Sky Natural Beverage Co.'s request to dissolve a nationwide class of Blue Sky customers …

Acer Strikes $280M Deal In Windows Action
Class Action Reporter, Aug 31, 2011
Acer America Corp. will pay about $280 million to settle a class action alleging the computer company intentionally misled customers about the …

HONEST TEA: Removes "Withoff" Complaint to N.D. Calif.
Class Action Reporter, Jan 11, 2011
Scott Witthoff, on behalf of himself and others similarly situated v. Honest Tea, Inc., et al., Case No. CGC-10-504987 (Calif. Super. Ct., San …

AT&T MOBILITY: Sued Over Excessive International Roaming Fees
Class Action Reporter, Sep 21, 2010
Maria Dinzeo at Courthouse News Service reports that AT&T charges "exorbitant" international roaming fees for calls that people do not even …

Class Certified In Blue Sky False Advertising Suit
Law360, Jun 22, 2010
A federal judge has certified a nationwide class of consumers in a case that accuses Blue Sky Natural Beverage Co. of suggesting its drinks were …

PEOPLEPC INC: To Refund Up To $30 as Part of "Nelsen" Suit Deal
Class Action Reporter, Jul 31, 2008
A deal resolving a class action lawsuit, captioned "Nelsen v. PeoplePC, Inc., Case No. CGC-07- 460240," has been proposed. In …

NETFLIX INC: Calif. Judge Approves Subscribers' Suit Settlement
Class Action Reporter, Nov 19, 2007
San Francisco Superior Court Judge Thomas Mellon Jr. approved a class-action settlement against DVD rental service Netflix, Inc., MarketWatch …

NETFLIX INC: Court Approves Settlement of DVD Renters' Lawsuit
Class Action Reporter, Nov 19, 2007
San Francisco Superior Court Judge Thomas Mellon Jr. finally approved the settlement of a class action requiring Netflix Inc. to offer a free …

WESTERN DIGITAL: Calif. Judge Approves Disk Storage Suit Deal
Class Action Reporter, Nov 19, 2007
U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California Judge Bernard Zimmerman approved on June 15 a settlement with Western Digital Corp. …

Seagate Settles Class Action Over Drive Storage
Law360, Nov 02, 2007
Seagate Technology LLC could pay more than $23 million in a nationwide class action settlement which resolves allegations that the company scammed …

Judge Grants Early Approval To Wells Fargo Deal
Law360, Aug 03, 2007
A federal judge has given preliminary approval to Wells Fargo & Co.'s $1 million settlement to resolve allegations by investors that its mutual …

Wells Fargo Case Awaits Settlement Ruling
Compliance Reporter, Jul 13, 2007
A federal judge will decide this week whether to allow a revenue sharing class action suit against Wells Fargo or decide that the case can be …

Wells Fargo Settles Class Action
Law360, Jul 05, 2007
Investment bank Wells Fargo & Co. has agreed to pay $1 million to settle claims by investors that its mutual fund advisors paid kickbacks to …

Hotwire Suit Close to Takeoff
The Recorder (California), Feb 07, 2007
Internet travel companies such as Expedia have made a fortune pulling in small amounts of cash from lots and lots of consumers. But plaintiff …

Western Digital Settles Capacity Dispute
Associated Press Financial Wire, Jun 27, 2006
Western Digital Corp. is offering free software to about 1 million consumers to resolve a class-action lawsuit alleging that its computer hard …