Wolf Haldenstein Files Class Action Against Baby Food Maker Hain Celestial Group for Potentially Dangerous Earth’s Best Rice Cereal

Wolf Haldenstein filed a class action complaint in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York against the Hain Celestial Group for deceptive marketing practices concerning its Earth’s Best rice cereal.  As alleged in the complaint, Earth’s Best prominently advertises its rice cereal as wholesome, safe food to feed to infants [...]

Wolf Haldenstein Announces Important Progress in the Rock ’n Play Sleeper Multidistrict Litigation

Wolf Haldenstein Adler Freeman & Herz LLP, court-appointed lead counsel in In re Rock 'n Play Sleeper Marketing, Sales Practices, and Products Liability Litigation, is pleased to announce the filing of plaintiffs’ consolidated amended complaint (“Complaint”) in the multidistrict class action litigation against Fisher-Price, Inc., and its corporate parent Mattel, Inc., pending in the United [...]

Wolf Haldenstein Files Federal Class Action Against Fisher-Price & Mattel for Consumer Protection Violations in Selling the Rock ‘n Play Sleeper

New York, NY – April 29, 2019 – On April 19, 2019, Wolf Haldenstein and Connors LLP filed a consumer class action against Fisher-Price, Inc. and its corporate parent Mattel Inc. (“Defendants”) on behalf of Cassandra Mulvey and all other owners of Fisher-Price’s Rock ‘n Play Sleeper since 2009, alleging violations of consumer protection laws, [...]

Wolf Haldenstein Joins With Health and Welfare Benefit Plans to Combat Opioid Crisis

Wolf Haldenstein has joined with health and welfare benefit plans and their members and beneficiaries to combat the growing prescription opioid drug crisis. The Firm recently commenced actions against opioid manufactures and distributors on behalf of the Teamsters Local 237 Welfare Fund and the Retirees’ Benefit Fund (the “Teamsters Complaint”) and the Plumbers Local Union [...]

Bumble Bee, StarKist And Chicken Of The Sea Class Action Price Fixing Litigation

Wolf Haldenstein was appointed lead counsel in the consolidation of a series of antitrust class actions lawsuits that were filed against StarKist Co. Bumble Bee Foods LLC and Tri-Union Seafoods LLC, which produces “Chicken of the Sea,” (the “Defendants”) accusing them of conspiring together in order to fix, raise and maintain the price of tuna. [...]

Wolf Haldenstein Files Three Class Action Lawsuits against Facilitators of Pace Loans Who Participate in a Nationwide Practice Which Takes Advantage Of Unwitting Homeowners

America’s Fastest Growing Loan Category Has Eerie Echoes of Subprime Crisis. Lenders offering energy-conscious loans care little about borrowers’ credit worthiness, contractors work as loan brokers, and investors can’t get enough. Wall Street Journal, January 10, 2017. San Diego Firm Named in LA Energy-Efficiency Loans Lawsuit, San Diego Union Tribune, November 2016. Pace Financiers Grabble with [...]