Starbucks Wins Partial Dismissal Of Chemical-Coffee Suit

Law360 (March 12, 2018, 10:43 PM EDT) -- An Idaho federal judge on Monday partially granted Starbucks Corp.’s motion to dismiss a suit by an Idaho customer who says he ordered coffee and instead got a cleaning chemical that caused months’ worth of internal damage, but gave the man two weeks to try again on certain claims.

U.S. District Judge David Nye dismissed a negligence per se claim following Starbucks’ October motion to dismiss the suit by Danny Watts, who said that in 2015 he was served an Urnex-brand cleaning agent by an employee who...
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Case Information

Case Title

Watts v. Starbucks Corporation et al

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Nature of Suit

P.I.: Other


David C. Nye

Date Filed

June 27, 2017

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