$3.3M Judgment Against Nature's Upheld In Prolab Row

Law360, Miami (February 3, 2014, 3:39 PM EST) -- A Florida federal judge on Friday stood by a $3.3 million judgment against Nature's Products Inc. for breaching contracts with Natrol Inc. controlling the production of Prolab protein powder that was later recalled for being mislabeled as gluten-free.

U.S. District Judge William P. Dimitrouleas denied Nature's requests for a reduction in the award or a new trial, ruling that the verdict was supported by the evidence presented at trial.

“Here, the jury's award did not exceed the amount established by the evidence,” the judge said. “The...
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