in Newly Filed / Newly Settled Published on February 8, 2021

Heavy Metals in Baby Food? Class Actions Filed Against Gerber, Beech-Nut, Plum [UPDATE]

by Erin Shaak

Last Updated on March 9, 2023

March 9, 2023 – Beech-Nut Class Action Dismissed, Jurisdiction Ceded to FDA

September 2, 2021 – Walmart Hit with Class Action

June 9, 2021 – Panel Rules Against Consolidating Lawsuits

April 14, 2021 – FDA Releases Action Plan to Reduce Heavy Metal Levels in Baby Food

April 8, 2021 – New Lawsuit Alleges Defendants Conspired to Hide “Massive Food Fraud Scheme”

March 9, 2021 – Plaintiffs Move to Consolidate Cases in MDL

March 2, 2021 – Hain, Beech-Nut Face More Lawsuits

February 26, 2021 – Five More Lawsuits Filed

February 19, 2021 – Baby Food Makers Hit with Two More Lawsuits

February 16, 2021 – Beech-Nut Faces Another Lawsuit

February 13, 2021 – Two More Lawsuits Filed

February 11, 2021 – Nurture, Campbell, Beech-Nut Hit with More Lawsuits

February 10, 2021 – More Lawsuits Filed, NY AG Calls for FDA Action

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