$5M Dog Treats Class Action Moved To Fed. Court

Law360, Los Angeles (March 24, 2014, 5:07 PM EDT) -- A dog treats manufacturer has moved to New Jersey federal court a $5 million proposed class action accusing it of selling products containing duck jerky imported from China that caused dogs to become sick or die, according to a filing docketed Monday.

The suit — which alleges breach of express warranty, violations of New Jersey's Consumer Fraud Act, unjust enrichment and products liability offenses — claims IMS Trading Corp., aka IMS Pet Industries, falsely assured consumers through its product packaging that the treats were healthy....
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