Trial Lawyers (page 6)

Class Action Over Calorie Counts

Alright. Everyone who put their money on “June 2008” can step forward to claim their winnings. The outcome has been decided in the betting pool for when (not if)…
Posted June 5, 2008 at 12:00 am

Twinkies Worse Than Terrorists, Food Cop Claims

It’s no secret that frivolous lawsuits are becoming increasingly absurd. Case in point: Last year, a Washington, DC judge sued a family-owned neighborhood dry cleaner for $54 million over…
Posted February 26, 2008 at 12:00 am

Make Sure Santa Gives Gifts, Not Lawsuits

When Santa comes down the chimney, he can’t help but drink the milk and eat the cookies kids leave out for him. Sadly, in this litigious age, he may leave…
Posted December 21, 2007 at 12:00 am

Quote of the Week

Notorious trial lawyer John Banzhaf recently gave ABC News a doozie of a quote about public schools that reward good grades with food. Banzhaf has been largely unsuccessful in…
Posted December 10, 2007 at 12:00 am

Giving Thanks For Seconds And Thirds

The Center for Consumer Freedom wishes you a happy Thanksgiving and hopes that your holiday celebration is free from any food cop finger-wagging. Their incessant (and usually bogus) health scares…
Posted November 22, 2007 at 12:00 am

Don’t Let Lawyers Sue The Stuffing Out Of You This Thanksgiving

Pleading "Don’t Sue the Hand That Feeds You," the Center for Consumer Freedom offers our 2007 Thanksgiving Guest Liability and Indemnification Form to keep your holiday cook in…
Posted November 16, 2007 at 12:00 am

Vegan ‘Physicians’ Group, Heal Thyself

Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine (PCRM) chief attorney Dan Kinburn appeared at a San Francisco legal conference on Friday, and a funny thing happened on the way…
Posted March 26, 2007 at 12:00 am

Food Police Pickup Line: “Giggidy, Giggidy, Sue”

As the playboy of the activist community, the Center for Science in the Public Interest (CSPI) has a problem with commitment. Since the group’s tumultuous relationship with the food industry…
Posted February 13, 2007 at 12:00 am

Food Cops Have A Quota To Make

As more and more consumers voice their desire for trans fat-free foods, America’s food producers and restaurants are responding en masse with menus full of redesigned offerings. KFC made…
Posted January 8, 2007 at 12:00 am

Make Sure Santa Gives Gifts, Not Lawsuits

When Santa comes down the chimney, he can’t help but drink the milk and eat the cookies kids leave out for him. Sadly, in this litigious age, he may leave…
Posted December 18, 2006 at 12:00 am