LG Fridge Labeling Suit Tossed For Good By Judge

Law360, New York (August 16, 2013, 3:04 PM ET) -- A New Jersey federal judge on Thursday again dismissed a proposed class action brought by consumers who sued LG Electronics USA Inc. for allegedly mislabeling “Energy Star” refrigerators, despite their having accepted compensation payments from the company, this time shutting down the dispute for good.

U.S. District Judge Jose Linares tossed the suit with prejudice after finding that plaintiffs Lisa and Michael Perrotta had simply rehashed their prior arguments in response to his February dismissal of the action with leave to amend. In that ruling, Judge...
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