Judge Tosses Class Action Claims in Dietary Supplements Case

In a decisive win for Umeken USA Inc., Hueston Hennigan prevailed in the U.S. District Court for the Central District of California Tuesday when Judge Cormac Carney granted its motion to dismiss expansive fraud, labeling and RICO class action claims against the leading manufacturer of dietary supplements. In June of this year, Judge Carney dismissed plaintiff’s original complaint, largely with prejudice, but granted leave to amend on certain claims.

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