Calif. Class Consumer Fraud Cases Continue To Survive
October 7, 2013, 12:42 PM EDT
Law360, New York (October 7, 2013, 12:42 PM EDT) -- A high number of consumer fraud cases have cropped up in recent months, many of which deal with false advertising and product labeling liability. The targets of these lawsuits have ranged from food products to cosmetics and have raised some interesting questions such as how much science is required to back up advertising claims and whether plaintiffs have standing to bring consumer class actions including claims for products they never purchased.
A recent order out of the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of California...