firm casework - enforcement

September 6, 2016
DEHP
Out-of-Court Settlement
On September 6, 2016, citizen enforcer Laurence Vinocur and settling party Militti Sales & Promotions, L.L.C. (“Militti”) entered into an out-of-court settlement agreement.  Vinocur had alleged that Militti sold earphones with vinyl/PVC cords containing the phthalate chemical di(2-ethylhexyl)phthalate (“DEHP”) in the State of California...
May 24, 2016
DEHP
Consent Judgment
The parties involved in the case Moorberg v. TFI, Inc. executed a Consent Judgment on May 24, 2016.  In this matter, citizen enforcer Mark Moorberg alleged that TFI, Inc. (“TFI”) sold planners with vinyl/PVC covers containing the phthalate chemical di(2-ethylhexyl)phthalate (“DEHP”) in the State of California without providing the requisite...
April 20, 2016
DEHP
Consent Judgment
The parties involved in the case Moorberg v. Gartner Studios, Inc. executed a Consent Judgment on April 20, 2016.  In this matter, citizen enforcer Mark Moorberg alleged that Gartner Studios, Inc. (“Gartner”) sold vinyl/PVC notebook covers containing the phthalate chemical di(2-ethylhexyl)phthalate (“DEHP”) in the State of California without...
March 30, 2016
DEHP, Lead
Consent Judgment
The parties involved in the case Wozniak v. Dollar General Corporation, et al. executed a Consent Judgment on March 30, 2016.  In this matter, citizen enforcer Paul Wozniak alleged that Dollar General Corporation and Dolgencorp, LLC (collectively, “Dollar General”) sold vinyl/PVC storage baskets and pencil pouches containing the phthalate chemical di(2-...
March 18, 2016
Lead
Consent Judgment
The parties involved in the case Leeman v. Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Company executed a Consent Judgment on March 18, 2016.  In this matter, citizen enforcer Whitney R. Leeman, Ph.D. alleged that Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Company (“Houghton”) sold books with vinyl/PVC covers containing the heavy metal lead in the State of California without providing the...
September 30, 2015
DEHP
Out-of-Court Settlement
On September 30, 2015, citizen enforcer John Moore and settling party C-Line Products, Inc. ( “C-Line”) entered into an out-of-court settlement agreement.  Moore had alleged that C-Line sold vinyl/PVC file case handles containing the phthalate chemical di(2-ethylhexyl)phthalate (“DEHP”) in the State of California without providing the...
August 19, 2015
DEHP
Out-of-Court Settlement
Citizen enforcer Whitney R. Leeman, Ph.D. and settling party Catalyst Marketing, Inc. (“Catalyst”) entered into an out-of-court settlement agreement on August 19, 2015.  Leeman had alleged that Catalyst sold vinyl/PVC journal covers containing the phthalate chemical di(2-ethylhexyl)phthalate (“DEHP”) in the State of California without...
August 12, 2015
DEHP
Out-of-Court Settlement
On August 12, 2015, citizen enforcer Whitney R. Leeman, Ph.D and settling party It’s Academic of Illinois, Inc. (“It’s Academic”) entered into an out-of-court settlement agreement.  Leeman had alleged that It’s Academic sold book covers with vinyl/PVC components containing the phthalate chemical di(2-ethylhexyl)phthalate (“DEHP...