Warranty Breach Claims Proceed In Suit Alleging Squid In Octopus Products

Mealey's (September 13, 2016, 11:47 AM EDT) -- SAN JOSE, Calif. — A consumer who has accused Goya Foods Inc. of using squid in its products labeled as octopus may proceed with his breach of warranty claims, a California federal judge ruled Sept. 8, granting in part and denying in part a dismissal motion (Luis Diego Zapata Fonseca v. Goya Foods Inc., No. 16-2559, N.D. Calif.; 2016 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 121716).

(Order available. Document #43-160916-007R.)

The cost of octopus has increased over the last several years as populations have decreased. In the meantime, the...
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