In the News Today - December 13, 2016

December 13, 2016
  • AZ AG Files Motion to Dismiss 1,000 ADA Lawsuits: The Arizona Attorney General’s Office has filed a 20-page motion to dismiss more than 1,000 civil lawsuits filed by the Advocates for Individuals with Disabilities Foundation. The foundation has accused Arizona businesses of violating mostly technical rules of the ADA, such as handicapped parking signs being too low to the ground. (East Valley Tribune)

  • Fruit  Class Action “Case Will Go Nowhere” Says Attorney: Companies are facing an increased number of lawsuits from consumers who continue to demand more “real” ingredients in their food, such as the recent Krispy Kreme class action that claims the company made false advertising claims regarding the amount of fruit in the blueberry donuts. “You would have a tough time trying to sue Krispy Kreme in this case. What damages could be caused from this,” says Minnesota attorney Chris Kennedy. (Legal Newsline