firm casework - enforcement

July 19, 2018
Lead
Out-of-Court Settlement
On July 19, 2018, citizen enforcer John Moore and settling party Dick Blick Holdings, Inc. (“DBH”) entered into an out-of-court settlement agreement. Moore had alleged that DBH sold brass compass wheels containing the heavy metal lead in the State of California without providing the requisite health hazard warnings.    As part of the settlement, DBH...
April 4, 2018
DEHP
Out-of-Court Settlement
On April 4, 2018, citizen enforcer Anthony E. Held, Ph.D., P.E. and settling party KHS America, Inc. (“KHSA”) entered into an out-of-court settlement agreement. Held had alleged that KHSA sold musical instruments with vinyl or other plastic handles or handgrips containing the phthalate chemical di(2-ethylhexyl)phthalate (“DEHP”) in the State of...
February 15, 2018
DEHP
Out-of-Court Settlement
On February 15, 2018, citizen enforcer Anthony E. Held, Ph.D., P.E., and settling party Art Supply Enterprises, Inc. (“Art Supply”) entered into an out-of-court settlement agreement. Held had alleged that Art Supply sold vinyl/PVC cutting mats containing di(2-ethylhexyl)phthalate (“DEHP”) in the State of California without providing the requisite...
January 25, 2018
DEHP
Consent Judgment
The parties involved in the case Moore v. Nady Systems, Inc. executed a Consent Judgment on January 25, 2018.  In this matter, citizen enforcer John Moore alleged that Nady Systems, Inc. (“Nady”) sold vinyl/PVC microphone pouches and vinyl/PVC microphone cords containing the phthalate chemical di(2-ethylhexyl)phthalate (“DEHP”) in the State of...
December 5, 2017
DEHP
Consent Judgment
The parties involved in the case Moore v. Jazwares, LLC executed a Consent Judgment on December 5, 2017.  In this matter, citizen enforcer John Moore alleged that Jazwares, LLC (“Jazwares”) sold amplifiers containing the phthalate chemical di(2-ethylhexyl)phthalate (“DEHP”) in the State of California without providing the requisite health...
June 30, 2017
DEHP
Consent Judgment
The parties involved in the case Englander v. Roland Corporation U.S. executed a Consent Judgment on June 30, 2017.  In this matter, citizen enforcer Peter Englander alleged that Roland Corporation U.S. (“Roland”) sold products with vinyl/PVC hand straps containing the phthalate chemical di(2-ethylhexyl)phthalate (“DEHP”) in the State of...
April 12, 2017
DEHP, DINP
Consent Judgment
The parties involved in the case Brimer v. Mafcote, Inc., et al. executed a Consent Judgment on April 12, 2017.  In this matter, citizen enforcer Russell Brimer alleged that Mafcote, Inc. and Royal Consumer Products, LLC (collectively, “Defendants”) sold vinyl/PVC poster carriers and vinyl lettering containing the phthalate chemical di(2-ethylhexyl)...
March 7, 2017
DEHP
Consent Judgment
The parties involved in the case Leeman v. Almar Sales Co., Inc. executed a Consent Judgment on March 7 2017.  In this matter, citizen enforcer Whitney R. Leeman, Ph.D. alleged that Almar Sales Co,, Inc. (“Almar”) sold vinyl/PVC charms containing the phthalate chemical di(2-ethylhexyl)phthalate (“DEHP”) in the State of California without...