60 Day Notice 2014-00009

AG Number: 
2014-00009
Notice PDF: 
Date Filed: 
12/20/2013
Noticing Party: 
Council for Education and Research on Toxics
Alleged Violators: 
Fast Forward Energy, Inc.
Chemicals: 
Acrylamide
Source: 
Coffee-based products
Comments: 
The complaint for this notice is posted at AG2010-00692.

60-Day Notice Document

Civil Complaint
AG Number:
2014-00009
Complaint PDF: 
Date Filed:
05/09/2011
Case Name: 
CERT v. Brad Barry Co. Ltd., et al.
Court Name: 
Los Angeles County Superior Court
Court Docket Number: 
BC461182
Plaintiff: 
Council for Education and Research on Toxics
Plaintiff Attorney: 
Raphael Metzger
Defendant: 
Fast Forward Energy, Inc.
Type of Claim: 
Failure to Warn
Relief Sought: 
Warning
Civil Penalty
Contact Name: 
Raphael Metzger
Contact Organization: 
Metzger Law Group
Email Address:
Address: 
401 E. Ocean Blvd., Suite 800
City, State, Zip:
Long Beach, CA 90802
Phone Number:
562-437-4499
Fax Number:
562-436-1561
Comments: 
Fast Forward Energy, Inc., voluntarily appeared as a defendant in the case.
Settlement
AG Number:
2014-00009
Settlement PDF: 
Settlement Date:
05/02/2014
Case Name: 
CERT v. Brad Barry Co., Ltd.
Court Name: 
Los Angeles County Superior Court
Court Docket Number: 
BC461182
Plaintiff: 
Council for Education and Research on Toxics
Plaintiff Attorney: 
Raphael Metzger
Defendant: 
Fast Forward Energy, Inc.
Injunctive Relief: 
Defendant will provide a warning for all coffee products that it manufacturers, distributes, or sells into California as set forth in the Consent Judgment.
*Non-Contingent Civil Penalty:
$ 8,000.00
Attorney(s) Fees and Costs:
$ 8,000.00
Payment in Lieu of Penalty:
$ 0.00
Total Payments:
$ 16,000.00
Will settlement be submitted to court?
Will settlement be submitted to court?: 
Yes
Contact Name: 
Raphael Metzger
Contact Organization: 
Metzger Law Group
Email Address:
rmetzger@toxictorts.com
Address: 
401 E. Ocean Blvd., Suite 800
City, State, Zip:
Long Beach, CA 90802
Phone Number:
562-437-4499
Fax Number:
562-436-1561
Judgment
AG Number:
2014-00009
Judgment PDF: 
Judgment Date:
05/06/2016
Settlement reported to AG: 
Mon, 02/01/2016
Case Name: 
CERT v. Starbucks
Court Name: 
Los Angeles County Superior Court
Court Docket Number: 
BC435759
Plaintiff: 
Council for Education and Research on Toxics ("CERT")
Plaintiff Attorney: 
Metzger Law Group
Defendant: 
Luberski, Inc., dba Hidden Villa Ranch
Injunctive Relief: 
Settling Defendant agrees to be bound by the final judgment rendered in this case with respect to providing warnings for Covered Products. Settling Defendant will comply with the final judgment rendered in this case for all Covered Products sold into California beginning no later than ninety (90) days afterreceipt of notice of entry of the final judgment
*Non-Contingent Civil Penalty:
$ 0.00
Attorney(s) Fees and Costs:
$ 0.00
Payment in Lieu of Penalty:
$ 0.00
Total Payments:
$ 0.00
Is Judgment Pursuant to Settlement?
Yes
Contact Name: 
Raphael Metzger
Contact Organization: 
Metzger Law Group
Email Address:
nvidal@toxictorts.com
Address: 
401 E. Ocean Blvd., Suite 800
City, State, Zip:
Long Beach, CA 90802
Phone Number:
(562) 437-4499
Judgment
AG Number:
2014-00009
Judgment PDF: 
Judgment Date:
07/08/2014
Settlement reported to AG: 
Fri, 05/02/2014
Case Name: 
CERT v. Brad Barry Co. Ltd., et al.
Court Name: 
Los Angeles County Superior Court
Court Docket Number: 
BC461182
Plaintiff: 
Council for Education and Research on Toxics
Plaintiff Attorney: 
Raphael Metzger
Defendant: 
Fast Forward Energy, Inc.
Injunctive Relief: 
Defendant will provide a warning for all coffee products that it manufacturers, distributes, or sells into California as set forth in the Consent Judgment.
*Non-Contingent Civil Penalty:
$ 8,000.00
Attorney(s) Fees and Costs:
$ 8,000.00
Payment in Lieu of Penalty:
$ 0.00
Total Payments:
$ 16,000.00
Is Judgment Pursuant to Settlement?
Yes
Contact Name: 
Raphael Metzger
Contact Organization: 
Metzger Law Group
Email Address:
ksaldana@toxictorts.com
Address: 
401 E. Ocean Blvd., Suite 800
City, State, Zip:
Long Beach, CA 90802
Phone Number:
562-437-4499
Fax Number:
562-436-1561


* A non-contingent civil penalty is the civil penalty that must be paid pursuant to the settlement, regardless of future events or actions of the defendant. If a settlement includes a contingent penalty, the plaintiff should report the additional penalty amount when it becomes due.