Federal Judge Refuses To Reconsider Ruling Letting Baby Formula Suit Proceed

(August 18, 2015, 10:55 AM EDT) -- LOS ANGELES — A recent decision by the Fourth Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals on the standard of proof in false advertising actions does not provide a basis for dismissing a suit alleging that the manufacturer of infant formula made false representations and engaged in misleading practices in violation of the California’s unfair competition law (UCL) for the marketing of its product, a federal judge in California ruled July 14 (Oula Zakaria v. Gerber Products Co., et al., No. 15-200, C.D. Calif.).

(Order available. Document #77-150722-021R)....
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