60 Day Notice 2007-00037

AG Number: 
2007-00037
Notice PDF: 
Date Filed: 
03/15/2007
Noticing Party: 
Mateel Environmental Justice Foundation
Alleged Violators: 
Wear Me Apparel Corporation
Kenneth Cole Productions, Inc.
Chemicals: 
Lead and lead compounds
Source: 
Plastic children's clothing

60-Day Notice Document

Civil Complaint
AG Number:
2007-00037
Complaint PDF: 
Date Filed:
05/31/2007
Case Name: 
MEJF v. Kenneth Cole Productions, Inc.
Court Name: 
San Francisco Superior Court
Court Docket Number: 
07-463859
Plaintiff: 
Mateel Environmental Justice Foundation
Plaintiff Attorney: 
William Verick
David Williams
Brian Acree
Fredric Evenson
Defendant: 
Kenneth Cole Productions, Inc.
Type of Claim: 
Failure to Warn
Relief Sought: 
Warning
Civil Penalty
Contact Name: 
William Verick
Contact Organization: 
Klamath Environmental Law Center
Email Address:
Address: 
424 First Street
City, State, Zip:
Eureka, CA 95501
Phone Number:
(707) 268-8900
Fax Number:
(707) 268-8901
Comments: 
Settlement
AG Number:
2007-00037
Settlement PDF: 
Settlement Date:
11/29/2007
Case Name: 
MEJF v. Kenneth Cole Productions, Inc.
Court Name: 
San Francisco Superior Court
Court Docket Number: 
07-463859
Plaintiff: 
Mateel Environmental Justice Foundation
Plaintiff Attorney: 
William Verick
David Williams
Fredric Evenson
Brian Acree
Defendant: 
Kenneth Cole Productions, Inc.
Injunctive Relief: 
Reformulation/Warnings
*Non-Contingent Civil Penalty:
$ 0.00
Attorney(s) Fees and Costs:
$ 20,000.00
Payment in Lieu of Penalty:
$ 20,000.00  (In lieu of Civil Penalties to be given to Ecological Rights Foundation.)
Total Payments:
$ 40,000.00
Will settlement be submitted to court?
Will settlement be submitted to court?: 
Yes
Contact Name: 
William Verick
Contact Organization: 
Klamath Environmental Law Center
Email Address:
wverick@igc.org
Address: 
424 First Street
City, State, Zip:
Eureka, CA 95501
Phone Number:
(707) 268-8900
Fax Number:
(707) 268-8901
Comments: 
Judgment
AG Number:
2007-00037
Judgment PDF: 
Judgment Date:
01/14/2008
Settlement reported to AG: 
Thu, 11/29/2007
Case Name: 
MEJF v. Kenneth Cole Productions, Inc.
Court Name: 
San Francisco Superior Court
Court Docket Number: 
07-463859
Plaintiff: 
Mateel Environmental Justice Foundation
Plaintiff Attorney: 
William Verick
David Williams
Fredric Evenson
Brian Acree
Defendant: 
Kenneth Cole Productions, Inc.
Injunctive Relief: 
Reformulation/Warnings
*Non-Contingent Civil Penalty:
$ 0.00
Attorney(s) Fees and Costs:
$ 20,000.00
Payment in Lieu of Penalty:
$ 20,000.00  (In lieu of civil penalties, payment to Ecological Rights Foundation)
Total Payments:
$ 40,000.00
Is Judgment Pursuant to Settlement?
Yes
Contact Name: 
William Verick
Contact Organization: 
Klamath Environmental Law Center
Email Address:
nicolefrank@pacbell.net
Address: 
424 First Street
City, State, Zip:
Eureka, CA 95501
Phone Number:
(707) 268-8900
Fax Number:
(707) 268-8901


* 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.