Reese LLP represents clients in a wide array of class actions involving Consumer Fraud, Antitrust and Securities law violations.

Current Cases

Recent and current cases litigated by the attorneys of Reese LLP on behalf of investors and consumers include the following:

  • - Mantikas v. Kellogg Co., 910 F.3d 633 (2d Cir. 2018)(case involving alleged misrepresentation of amount of whole grain in food product; adoption by Second Circuit of reasonable consumer standard)

  • - Sgouros v. Transunion Corp., 817 F.3d 1029 (7th Cir. 2016)(case alleging violation of the Fair Credit Reporting Act (“FCRA”); rejection by Seventh Circuit that case was subject to arbitration)

  • - Praxis Project v. The Coca-Cola Co. et al., case no. 2017 CA 004801 B (D.C. Superior Court) (case alleging manipulation of science attempting to delink and discredit connection between sugar with diabetes and other diseases and health issues)

  • - In re Santa Fe Natural Tobacco Company Marketing & Sales Practices and Products Liability Litig., 288 F.Supp.3d 1087 (D. New Mexico Dec. 21, 2017) (case alleging violation of consumer protection statutes for deceptive labeling of “natural” cigarettes)

  • - Huyer v.Wells Fargo Co., 295 F.R.D. 332 (S.D. Iowa 2013)(certification of RICO class on behalf of mortgagors, resulting in $25 million settlement)

  • -Shalikar v. Asahi Beer U.S.A., Inc.,, case no. 17-cv-02713 JAK, 2017 WL 9362139 (C.D. Cal. Oct. 16, 2017) (case alleging violation of consumer protective statute for deceptive and misleading labeling regarding origin of product)

  • - Coe et al. v. General Mills, Inc., case no. 15-cv-05112-TEH, 2016 WL 4208287 (N.D. Cal. Aug. 10, 2016) (case alleging violation for deceptive and misleading packaging regarding levels of protein and sugar in popular breakfast cereal)

  • Rapoport-Hecht v. Seventh Generation, Inc., case no. 14-cv-09087-KMK, 2016 WL 11397676 (S.D.N.Y. July 10, 2016)(case alleging misleading labeling of personal care products as natural)

  • - In re Frito-Lay North America, Inc. All Natural Litigation, 2013 WL 4647512 (E.D.N.Y. Aug. 29, 2013) (case alleging violation for deceptive and misleading packaging of food products containing genetically modified organisms)