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L'Oréal Asks Rakoff To Lower Refund For Relaxer Burn Class

Law360, New York (September 13, 2017, 6:47 PM EDT) -- An attorney for L'Oréal argued Wednesday against the certification of a proposed class of women who allege the beauty products maker did not disclose its hair relaxer product may be dangerous, saying the proposed full refund damages model does not apply because some customers weren’t harmed by the product.

Justin D. Lewis of Gordon & Rees LLP, representing L'Oréal, argued that a class could not be certified without a viable damages model. The plaintiffs’ proposal that everyone who bought the hair relaxer gets their money back...
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Case Information

Case Title

In Re Amla Litigation

Case Number



New York Southern

Nature of Suit

Personal Inj. Prod. Liability


Jed S. Rakoff

Date Filed

August 19, 2016

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