Court's Rebuke Of CPSC Lends Weight To Database Gripes

Law360, New York (October 25, 2012, 10:05 PM EDT) -- A Maryland federal judge has ruled that a complaint about an unnamed company's product is too misleading for the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission to publish on an agency database, a groundbreaking decision attorneys say will force the CPSC to address the many grievances companies have with the system or risk another judicial lashing.

The plaintiff, a company that has remained anonymous throughout the proceeding, challenged the CPSC's planned decision to publish a local government agency's report about its product on the Saferproducts.gov database. The company...
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