Unilever Can't Escape Suave Hair Loss Class Action

Law360, New York (October 1, 2013, 1:46 PM EDT) -- A Kentucky federal judge on Monday rejected Unilever U.S. Inc.’s bid to quash a proposed class action accusing it of falsely advertising a hair smoothing product as safe when it actually caused people’s hair to fall out, among other things.

Plaintiffs Terri Naiser and Jonnie Phillips alleged Unilever, LEK Inc. and Conopco Inc. d/b/a Unilever Home & Personal Care USA, manufactured and sold the Suave Professionals Keratin Infusion 30-Day Smoothing Kit at stores around the country. They said they bought the kit because it was advertised...
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Case Information

Case Title

Naiser et al v. Unilever United States, Inc. et al

Case Number



Kentucky Western

Nature of Suit

Personal Inj. Prod. Liability


Joseph H. McKinley, Jr

Date Filed

April 11, 2013

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