Representation of multiple national restaurant chains and a top ten food distributor in an ongoing case against the major producers of chicken in the United States. The chicken manufacturers- who account for more than 90% of all chicken products sold in the country- participated in a decade-long conspiracy to raise the prices of broiler chicken sold nationwide. Bilzin’s clients initiated independent opt out actions against the members of the conspiracy for damages sustained as a result of the overcharges they incurred in connection with their purchases of chicken over the conspiracy period.
Representation of a hygiene, health and nutrition brand makers of brain performance supplements in defense of a nationwide consumer class action alleging false advertising and label misrepresentation and seeking monetary damages and injunctive relief.
Representation of international confectioner Godiva Chocolatier in defense of a product labelling class action lawsuit, alleging that product labelling misled customers regarding the origin of ingredients.
Defense of an American grocery store chain in connection with a nationwide federal class action for violation of the Fair and Accurate Credit Transaction Act (“FACTA”). Plaintiffs alleged the grocery store chain failed to comply with FACTA by printing more than the last 5 digits of consumer credit c...