Rainbow Light Vitamin Settlement

Rainbow Light vitamins, multivitamins, and supplements are advertised on their website as being free of heavy metals. This settlement resolves a class action alleging that this is not true, and that the vitamins may contain small amounts of naturally-occurring heavy metals, including lead, mercury, cadmium, and arsenic. The defendants in this case include Nutranext, LLC;  Read more

Bottle of Rainbow Light Vitamins for Women

Mosaic Co. Phosphate Mining Contamination of Florida Land Class Action

The complaint for this class action alleges, first, that the Mosaic Company contaminated Polk County, Florida land with its phosphate mining and other actions; and second, that Yes Companies WFC, LLC and CHC VI, Ltd., the current owners of the land, leased lots to people without disclosing the land was contaminated.  Read more

Sign for Paradise Lakes Community

CBD American Shaman Products Heavy Metal and Mold Tests Class Action

CBD products are becoming widely available, but as yet there are no standards or standardized testing for them for strength or purity. This class action brings suit against CBD American Shaman, LLC for its claims that its CBD products are “all natural” and have “no heavy metals or insecticides,” which the complaint alleges are false.  Read more

CBD American Shaman Name and Logo

Johnson & Johnson Talcum Powder and Ovarian Cancer Class Actions

When other plaintiffs want to join a multi-district litigation (MDL) case, they sometimes submit what’s called a short-form complaint that makes reference to the MDL case rather than lay out its claims in full. This class action offers one such short-form complaint, against Johnson & Johnson and Johnson & Johnson Consumer, Inc. The larger, MDL  Read more

Johnson & Johnson Baby Powder and Shower to Shower Products

Evanger’s Dog and Cat Food Settlement

The defendants in this case—Evanger’s Dog and Cat Food Co., Nutripack, LLC, Against the Grain Pet Foods, and Sher Services Co.—are paying a little more than a half a million dollars to settle a class action centering around three of their products; Evanger’s Hunk of Beef, Evanger’s Braised Beef, and Against the Grain pulled Beef  Read more

Can of Evanger's Hunk of Beef Product

Zantac Contaminated with NDMA New York Class Action

If too many samples of a certain drug are found to be contaminated, shouldn’t sales of the drug be suspended until the contamination problem has been resolved? The complaint for this class action alleges that Sanofi-Aventis US, LLC, Sanofi US Services, Inc. and Chattem, Inc. have faield to pull their drug Zantac off the market,  Read more

Boxes of Zantac on Shelf

Water Companies and Reports of Contaminants Class Action

This class action concerns water and companies that supply it—American Water Works Company, Inc., Pennsylvania-American Water Company, and New Jersey American Water. The complaint says that, first, the companies do not disclose all the contaminants present in the water they supply. Second, it says that the plaintiff’s house was flooded with water and sediment from  Read more

Hand Holding Glass Under Tap for Drinking Water

Johnson & Johnson, Valeant Asbestos in Talcum Products California Class Action

According to the complaint for this class action, Johnson & Johnson, Inc., Valeant Pharmaceuticals, LLC, and Johnson & Johnson Consumer, Inc. have claimed for years that their talcum products don’t contain any asbestos or asbestiform fibers. The complaint alleges that this is false, and brings suit under California laws, including its Proposition 65, which says  Read more

Johnson & Johnson Talcum Powder Products

Claire’s Cosmetic Products Asbestos Content Class Action

Claire’s stores are familiar to many as brightly-colored, product-stuffed mall stores designed to appeal to young women, teens, tweens, and even kids. The complaint for this class action outlines a very adult problem, however, alleging that some of Claire’s cosmetics have been found to contain asbestos.   Read more

Claire's Contouring Product, One of The Types Found to Contain Asbestos

Milo’s Kitchen Dog Treats Missouri Settlement

Milo’s Kitchen, Big Heart Pet Brands, and JM Smucker are settling a Missouri class action concerning Milo’s Kitchen Chicken Jerky and Chicken Grillers dog treats. The complaint alleged that Milo’s advertised the products as being “wholesome” and “quality” products, when in reality they were made with substandard ingredients and contained possibly harmful contaminants.  Read more