Partner George Sax Successfully Defended a Multinational Food Manufacturer In a Product Liability and Consumer Fraud Class Action in Federal Court in Chicago

Partner George Sax successfully defended a multinational food manufacturer in a product liability and consumer fraud class action in federal court in Chicago. The plaintiff voluntarily dismissed his complaint after the filing of a motion to dismiss that raised preemption defenses under both the U.S. Pure Food and Drug Act and the Illinois Food, Drug and Cosmetic Act .  The case was dismissed before responses to the firm’s motion were filed or argued and was not refiled, resulting in a win for our client. A full summary of the case can be found here. (Law 360, Subscription Required)

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