ConAgra Customers Denied Class Cert. In False Ad Suit
By Kira Lerner
Law360, New York (June 16, 2014, 3:09 PM ET) -- A California federal judge on Friday denied customers’ attempt to certify three classes in a suit alleging ConAgra Inc. falsely labeled its Hunt's, Pam and Swiss Miss products, ruling that the consumers' individual issues predominate over common ones, among other findings.
U.S. District Judge Charles R. Breyer denied the customers’ motion to certify three classes — one for each product they allege is deceptively advertised — ruling that the lead plaintiffs have neither established that they have standing to seek injunctions, nor that class members allege...