California Federal Judge Rejects CLRA, UCL Claims Over Dryers

Mealey's (April 8, 2016, 2:03 PM EDT) -- SAN DIEGO — In an opinion filed April 5, a California federal judge granted partial summary judgment to a hair dryer manufacturer in a class action alleging that one of its products is defective and causes fires (Cynthia L. Czuchaj, et al. v. Conair Corp., No 13-cv-1901, S.D. Calif.; 2016 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 46693).

(Opinion available. Document #58-160419-030Z.)

U.S. Judge Roger T. Benitez of the Southern District of California rejected the claims that plaintiff Cynthia L. Czuchaj filed under California’s unfair competition law (UCL; California Business...
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