Calif. Court Lets P&G Fight Align Suit On Home Turf

Law360, New York (April 15, 2011, 1:43 PM EDT) -- A California federal judge on Wednesday agreed with The Procter & Gamble Co. that a class action accusing it of falsely claiming that probiotic supplement Align promotes digestive health should be litigated in Ohio, where the company is based.

Judge Roger T. Benitez of the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of California ordered the case to be transferred to the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Ohio, saying the majority of witnesses in the case are company employees who live in the...
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