firm casework - enforcement

July 24, 2017
Lead
Out-of-Court Settlement
On July 24, 2017, citizen enforcer Laurence Vinocur and settling party Penshurst Trading Inc. (“Penshurst”) entered into an out-of-court settlement agreement.  Vinocur had alleged that Penshurst sold napkin rings containing the heavy metal lead in the State of California without providing the requisite health hazard warnings. As part of the settlement,...
July 13, 2017
DEHP
Out-of-Court Settlement
On July 13, 2017, citizen enforcer John Moore and settling party Half Price Books, Records, Magazines, Incorporated (“Half Price Books”) entered into an out-of-court settlement agreement.  Moore had alleged that Half Price Books sold vinyl/PVC disc organizer zipper pulls containing the phthalate chemical di(2-ethylhexyl)phthalate (“DEHP”) in...
June 21, 2017
DEHP
Out-of-Court Settlement
On June 21, 2017, citizen enforcer John Moore and settling party Imax Corporation (“Imax”) entered into an out-of-court settlement agreement.  Moore had alleged that Imax sold vinyl/PVC trays containing the phthalate chemical di(2-ethylhexyl)phthalate (“DEHP”) in the State of California without providing the requisite health hazard warnings....
May 1, 2017
DEHP
Out-of-Court Settlement
On May 1, 2017, citizen enforcer Laurence Vinocur and settling party AS America, Inc. (“AS America”) entered into an out-of-court settlement agreement.  Vinocur had alleged that AS America sold vinyl/PVC hoses containing the phthalate chemical di(2-ethylhexyl)phthalate (“DEHP”) in the State of California without providing the requisite health...
April 12, 2017
DEHP
Out-of-Court Settlement
On April 12, 2017, citizen enforcer John Moore and settling party Collins International Co., Ltd. (“Collins”) entered into an out-of-court settlement agreement.  Moore had alleged that Collins sold vinyl/PVC jewelry boxes containing the phthalate chemical di(2-ethylhexyl)phthalate (“DEHP”) in the State of California without providing the...
March 24, 2017
DEHP
Out-of-Court Settlement
On March 24, 2017, citizen enforcer Russell Brimer and settling party Glenoit LLC (“Glenoit”) entered into an out-of-court settlement agreement.  Brimer had alleged that Glenoit sold vinyl/PVC napkin rings containing the phthalate chemical di(2-ethylhexyl)phthalate (“DEHP”) in the State of California without providing the requisite health...
March 14, 2017
DEHP
Consent Judgment
The parties involved in the case Leeman v. Fremont Group LLC executed a Consent Judgment on March 14, 2017.  In this matter, citizen enforcer Whitney R. Leeman, Ph.D. alleged that Fremont Die Consumer Products, Inc. (“Fremont”) sold vinyl/PVC bar stool covers containing the phthalate chemical di(2-ethylhexyl)phthalate (“DEHP”) in the State of...
March 2, 2017
DEHP
Consent Judgment
The parties involved in the case Brimer v. Comptree, Inc. executed a Consent Judgment on March 2, 2017.  In this matter, citizen enforcer Russell Brimer alleged that Comptree, Inc. (“Comptee”) sold vinyl/PVC cables and stools with vinyl/PVC upholstery containing the phthalate chemical di(2-ethylhexyl)phthalate (“DEHP”) in the State of...