A Monster Liability: a Summary of a New Lawsuit Filed Against Monster Beverage

As readers of this blog know, I have been following the progression of events relating to contentions and investigations of Monster beverages. Not to tout my own prescient abilities, but I predicted a few months ago that news stories and regulatory investigations would result in a serious consumer class action lawsuit against the company. I […]

New FDA Probe and Wrongful Death Action Confirm Emerging Liabilties Relating to Energy Drinks

I always hate to say “I told you so” but what did I tell you?  Left Coast Law predicted just a few weeks ago (here), that there will be a number of new California lawsuits relating to energy drinks being consumed by kids (including a few of my own–you know who you are and your […]

The Inaugural Post–What Are the Greatest Risks?

Consistent with the purpose of this blog, it is appropriate that the first post list the Top Ten litigation liabilities for California businesses. Knowing your company’s risks is the first step to avoiding senseless and costly litigation.  Based on the past several years of monitoring new case filings and defending companies in every conceivable type […]