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Class action accuses Directhealth.com, TZ Insurance Solutions of making unsolicited calls

Jenie Mallari-Torres Sep. 29, 2016, 12:32pm

LOS ANGELES – An Anaheim man has filed a class-action suit against two health insurance marketers over allegations they placed unsolicited calls to his cellphone.

Just One LLC, Rainbow USA Inc. accused of infringing fabric designs

Jenie Mallari-Torres Sep. 28, 2016, 1:40pm

LOS ANGELES – A Los Angeles owner of textile copyrights alleges its works were used without permission.

Man claims Old Spice deodorant caused chemical burns, files class action

Jenie Mallari-Torres Sep. 28, 2016, 1:34pm

SANTA ANA – A Fountain Valley man has filed a class-action lawsuit against a personal care company alleging a brand of its deodorant is defective and causes skin injuries.

NutriBullet allegedly exploded in woman's hands causing her physical damage

Jenie Mallari-Torres Sep. 28, 2016, 12:40pm

LOS ANGELES — A couple has filed suit against the maker of NutriBullet and MagicBullet after the blender allegedly exploded in the wife's hands, causing physical harm. 

Physicians on board Princess Cruise Lines allegedly misdiagnosed passenger

Jenie Mallari-Torres Sep. 28, 2016, 10:48am

LOS ANGELES — A former passenger with liver cancer has filed suit against a cruise ship and its medical staff for alleged negligence after he claims he impaled his foot on an object in the ship's pool and a piece of the object was left in his foot after it was sutured on board. 

Elite Accessories allegedly copied a Texas company's belt designs

Jenie Mallari-Torres Sep. 28, 2016, 10:39am

LOS ANGELES — A Texas apparel business has filed suit against an online retailer for alleged copyright infringement pertaining to its belts, or conchos.

Aldi's grocery store allegedly infringed upon tuna manufacturer's trademark

Jenie Mallari-Torres Sep. 27, 2016, 11:33pm

SAN DIEGO — A manufacturer of organic canned tuna has filed suit against a grocery store chain for alleged trademark infringement.

Textile company claims Ross Stores, Beall's, Rainbow USA copied designs

Jenie Mallari-Torres Sep. 27, 2016, 11:16pm

LOS ANGELES — A California-based textile company has filed suit against retailers for alleged copyright infringement.

Consumers allege defective sunroof on Ford vehicles shatters

Jenie Mallari-Torres Sep. 27, 2016, 3:47pm

SACRAMENTO – Four consumers allege that that a panoramic sunroof on their vehicles is defective.

Gerawan Farming Inc. alleged to owe more than $90,000

Jenie Mallari-Torres Sep. 26, 2016, 4:27pm

SAN FRANCISCO – A Massachusetts consulting firm alleges a Fresno corporation did not pay for services it provided.

The Tech Brothers allegedly infringed upon Adobe's trademark

Jenie Mallari-Torres Sep. 26, 2016, 12:10pm

SAN FRANCISCO — A major software developer has filed suit against an individual and his company for alleged trademark infringement and false advertising.

Hewlett Packard Co. allegedly sold falsely labeled printers

Jenie Mallari-Torres Sep. 26, 2016, 11:58am

SAN DIEGO — Consumers have filed a class-action lawsuit against a major computer and electronics company for allegedly selling printers labeled with "smart install," a feature that provides easy installation, but did not actually have that function.

PowaPOS Inc. allegedly failed to pay executives' salary, bonuses

Jenie Mallari-Torres Sep. 26, 2016, 11:51am

SAN DIEGO — The former chief executive officer and chief marketing officer for a business that offers all-in-one solution for tablet-based merchant and consumer payments have filed suit for alleged breach of contract and unpaid wages after the two claim they were abruptly terminated.

Netatmo allegedly infringed upon e.Digital Corp.'s patent

Jenie Mallari-Torres Sep. 23, 2016, 2:33pm

SAN FRANCISCO — A security system developer has filed suit against a competitor for alleged patent infringement.

Caterpillar allegedly shared patented technology with a company's competitior

Jenie Mallari-Torres Sep. 23, 2016, 2:28pm

SAN FRANCISCO — A company has filed suit against a competitor and an international equipment manufacturer for fraud and breach of contract after a partnership between the company and the equipment manufacturer resulted in the alleged inappropriate sharing of private information and patented items with the competitor.

FEMA allegedly refused to provide documents to the Ecological Rights Foundation

Jenie Mallari-Torres Sep. 23, 2016, 2:19pm

SAN FRANCISCO — An advocacy group has filed suit against a government agency for allegedly withholding requested documents under the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA).

Elle magazine publisher alleges Early Warning Services infringed upon its trademark

Jenie Mallari-Torres Sep. 23, 2016, 2:06pm

SAN FRANCISO — A financial company has filed suit against an overseas publisher that produces Elle magazine seeking declaratory relief for alleged threats made pertaining to a trademark.

Copello Electric Co. allegedly failed to contribute to employee trust funds

Jenie Mallari-Torres Sep. 23, 2016, 1:59pm

SAN FRANCISCO — Employees and boards of trustees have filed suit against an electrical contractor for allegedly failing to make contributions to trust funds.

Imperial Shotcrete allegedly failed to contribute to employees' trust funds

Jenie Mallari-Torres Sep. 23, 2016, 1:30pm

SAN FRANCISCO — Several groups of trustees have filed suit against a business for allegedly failing to make its employees' fringe benefits contributions.

Fantasy Jewels alleged to have sold counterfeit Cartier jewelry

Jenie Mallari-Torres Sep. 23, 2016, 11:14am

SAN FRANCISCO – A jewelry store in San Rafael's Northgate Mall is accused of selling counterfeit Cartier products.