Calif. Atty Says Monster Marketing Feud Hinders State Suit

Law360, New York (October 21, 2013, 7:54 PM EDT) -- San Francisco's top attorney urged a California federal judge again on Thursday to dismiss Monster Beverage Corp.'s lawsuit seeking to block him from forcing it to change its energy drink marketing, this time on the grounds that the suit interferes with a state court action.

San Francisco City Attorney Dennis Herrera is looking to dismiss a lawsuit brought by Monster in April after Herrera sent the company a letter threatening legal action over its alleged marketing to children. Monster claims the threats are unconstitutional and preempted...
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