Our Manufacturing Agreement Says What?!

I am always amazed when a new client informs me they do not have a written agreement with their third party manufacturer(s).  Or, they have one but don't know the key terms or haven't looked at it in years.  So when I heard about this case, I figured it was a good topic for discussion.  Ask yourself this-- … Continue reading Our Manufacturing Agreement Says What?!

Court Dismissals of “Made in USA” Class Actions

Two cases involving allegations that companies falsely labeled their products as "Made in USA" and thereby violated California's "Made in USA" statute have recently been dismissed.  In April, the Southern District Court of California dismissed all claims against Heinz.  Then, earlier this month on June 6, the Central District Court of California dismissed all claims against Stearn's Products.  … Continue reading Court Dismissals of “Made in USA” Class Actions