Judge Consolidates Suits Over Gerber Probiotic Claims

Law360, New York (May 8, 2012, 8:15 PM EDT) -- A judge in New Jersey federal court on Tuesday consolidated five consumer protection class actions against Gerber Products Co. and Nestle USA Inc. over the allegedly improper marketing of probiotic baby formula and baby food.

The suits specifically target the marketing of Gerber DHA & Probiotic Single Grain Cereal, Good Start Gentle Formula, Good Start Protect Infant Formula, Good Start 2 Gentle Formula, and Good Start 2 Protect Formula. Several of the plaintiffs moved to consolidate the the suits in February.

"All of the above actions...
To view the full article, register now.
Law360 Pro Say Podcast
Check out Law360's new podcast, Pro Say, which offers a weekly recap of both the biggest stories and hidden gems from the world of law.