Judge Refuses To Dismiss Class Claims Related To Labels On Dairy Beverages
(August 18, 2016, 12:18 PM EDT) -- SAN FRANCISCO — A California federal judge on Aug. 16 refused to dismiss a consumer's class action claims for violation of California's unfair completion law (UCL) and other causes of action in relation to allegedly misleading labels on probiotic dairy beverages, denying the manufacturer's motion to dismiss the case and to strike the claims (Robert E. Figy v. Lifeway Foods Inc., No. 13-cv-04828, N.D. Calif.; 2016 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 108755).
(Opinion available. Document #58-160823-022Z.)
Lifeway Foods Inc. makes retail probiotic dairy beverages. Robert E....