Wednesday 24 January 2018

Impact Cases

Lawsuit: In-flight Meal Led to AA Flier’s Death

December 2, 2011 | No comments

Troubled American Airlines now faces a new challenge after filing for bankruptcy, one based on wrongful death by airline food. CNN reports […]

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Federal Court in California Certifies Nutella Class

November 21, 2011 | 2 comments

Food Court reported back in February on the Nutella lawsuit (click here to read the earlier post). The suit is […]

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Fatty Foods Addictive Like Cocaine – What Would a Fatty Food Suit Look Like?

November 3, 2011 | No comments

In a Bloomberg article today Kelly Brownell, a leading Yale psychology and public health professor, suggests that food companies could face lawsuits […]

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Arby’s Workers in 5 States to Get $57K in Back Pay

October 24, 2011 | No comments

The Associated Press reported on Friday that Federal officials say more than 700 Arby’s workers in five states are to receive nearly […]

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Lombard Subway Sued over Shigella Outbreak – Likely Cause, Failure to Wash Hands

October 19, 2011 | No comments

The Daily Hearald is reporting that seventy people who say they became ill last year after eating at a Lombard […]

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Tony Chachere’s Files Suit to Protect Trademarks—Claims Unfair Trade and Breach of Contract

September 28, 2011 | No comments

PR News is reporting Tony Chachere’s Creole Foods of Opelousas, Inc. filed a lawsuit in United States District Court for the Western […]

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New York State Tip Law for Food/Hospitality Workers – UPDATE

September 26, 2011 | No comments

The NY Post is reporting this morning that a top restaurateur is “throwing in the apron,” saying he’s done with […]

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Lawyer Sues Chipotle Over Beans Made with Pork

September 21, 2011 | No comments

A Jewish-vegetarian lawyer, Kevin Shenkman, has sued Chipotle Mexican Grill for selling a bean dish that contains pork. Shenkman filed a putative […]

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Margarine Ban Faces Opposition in the Dairy State (Wisconsin)

September 20, 2011 | No comments

The dairy state’s ban on margarine may soon be history. The AP reports that a quirky Wisconsin law intended to protect the […]

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Food Anti Terror Plans Cost $3.4billion

September 14, 2011 | No comments

As the nation stopped to mourn the tenth anniversary of September 11 few need reminders that life after the attacks has changed. […]

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