Helmet Labeling Class Suit Comes Up Short

Law360, New York (December 3, 2009, 1:02 PM EST) -- A federal judge has scrapped for failure to state a claim a putative class action that accused motorcycle helmet maker Fulmer Helmets Inc. of misleading consumers about whether some of its helmets had passed a safety test.

In granting Fulmer's motion to dismiss, Judge S. Thomas Anderson on Tuesday said the plaintiff had failed to state a claim because the helmets in question were a different size from those that failed a federal impact test, according to the opinion filed in the U.S. District Court for...
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