8th Circ. Revives Aurora Organic Milk MDL

Law360, New York (September 15, 2010, 6:56 PM EDT) -- A federal appeals court has partially reversed the dismissal of multidistrict litigation against Aurora Dairy Corp. and several U.S. retailers alleging Aurora sold milk falsely certified as organic, overturning a district court's decision that the claims were preempted by federal law.

A three-judge panel in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit on Wednesday affirmed the dismissal of defendant Quality Assurance International Inc., affirmed the dismissal of certain claims challenging Aurora’s organic certification and appellees’ use of certain terms, reversed the dismissal of all...
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