Nestle Again Beats $50M Suit Over Customer Fees

Law360, New York (October 24, 2013, 8:20 PM EDT) -- A New Jersey federal judge on Thursday once again tossed a $50 million putative class action accusing Nestle Waters North America Inc. of charging exorbitant late fees to its customers, saying the company's fees were not unreasonable and its conduct was up-front.

Lead plaintiff Gary Ciser and his company Ciser Computer Consulting first filed suit against Nestle in 2011, alleging that the bottled water giant charges its customers unreasonably high and illegal late fees on deliveries through its Poland Spring, Arrowhead and Deer Park brands....
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CISER et al v. NESTLE WATERS NORTH AMERICA INC.


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2:11-cv-05031

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New Jersey

Nature of Suit

Contract: Other

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William J. Martini

Date Filed

August 31, 2011

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