Gerber Still Faces Nationwide Class Action Labeling Claims

Law360, Los Angeles (January 17, 2014, 6:31 PM EST) -- A California federal judge on Wednesday pared a class action accusing Gerber Products Co. of breaching state labeling laws on its baby food products, but refused to ditch the nationwide class action claims, finding that Gerber had bitten off more than it could chew at this stage in the litigation.

U.S. District Judge Lucy H. Koh ruled, in a decision that partially pared the suit in favor of Gerber, that the baby-food maker may be correct in its argument that California law cannot apply to nationwide...
To view the full article, register now.

Documents

Related

Sections

Case Information

Case Title

Bruton v. Gerber Products Company et al


Case Number

5:12-cv-02412

Court

California Northern

Nature of Suit

Other Statutory Actions

Judge

Lucy H. Koh

Date Filed

May 11, 2012

Law Firms

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.