60 Day Notice 2007-00292

AG Number: 
2007-00292
Notice PDF: 
Date Filed: 
11/20/2007
Noticing Party: 
Anthony E. Held, Ph.D., P.E.
Alleged Violators: 
Rand International Leisure Products Ltd.
Walgreen Company
Chemicals: 
Di(2-ethylhexyl)phthalate
Source: 
Children's toys

60-Day Notice Document

Civil Complaint
AG Number:
2007-00292
Complaint PDF: 
Date Filed:
05/09/2008
Case Name: 
Held v. Rand International, et al.
Court Name: 
Alameda County Superior Court
Court Docket Number: 
RG08386696
Plaintiff: 
Anthony E. Held, Ph.D.
Plaintiff Attorney: 
Laurence D. Haveson
Defendant: 
Rand International Leisure Products, Ltd.
Walgreen Co.
Type of Claim: 
Failure to Warn
Relief Sought: 
Warning
Civil Penalty
Contact Name: 
Laurence Haveson
Contact Organization: 
Hirst & Chanler LLP
Address: 
2560 Ninth Street, Parker Plaza, Suite 214
City, State, Zip:
Berkeley, CA 94710
Phone Number:
(510) 848-8880
Fax Number:
(510) 848-8118
Comments: 
Supplemental Complaint
AG Number:
2007-00292
Complaint PDF: 
Date Filed:
05/09/2008
Case Name: 
Held v. Rand Int'l Leisure Prods. Ltd., et al.
Court Name: 
Alameda County Superior Court
Court Docket Number: 
RG08386696
Plaintiff: 
ANTHONY E. HELD, Ph.D., P.E.
Defendant: 
RAND INTERNATIONAL LEISURE PRODUCTS LTD.
WALGREEN CO.
DOES 1 through 150, inclusive
Type of Claim: 
Failure to Warn
Relief Sought: 
Warning
Civil Penalty
Contact Name: 
Laurence D. Haveson
Contact Organization: 
Hirst & Chanler LLP
Address: 
2560 Ninth St. Ste. 214
City, State, Zip:
Berkeley, CA 94710
Phone Number:
(510) 848-8880
Fax Number:
(510) 848-8118
Comments: 
This complaint supplants the complaint originally filed in Held v. Rand Int'l Leisure Prods Ltd., et al. (Monterey Co. Case No M89139), which was voluntarily dismissed without prejudice on 5/9/2008.
Supplemental Complaint
AG Number:
2007-00292
Complaint PDF: 
Date Filed:
05/09/2008
Case Name: 
Held v. Rand Int'l Leisure Prods. Ltd., et al.
Court Name: 
Alameda County Superior Court
Court Docket Number: 
RG08386696
Plaintiff: 
ANTHONY E. HELD, Ph.D., P.E.
Defendant: 
RAND INTERNATIONAL LEISURE PRODUCTS LTD.
WALGREEN CO.
DOES 1 through 150, inclusive
Type of Claim: 
Failure to Warn
Relief Sought: 
Warning
Civil Penalty
Contact Name: 
Laurence D. Haveson
Contact Organization: 
Hirst & Chanler LLP
Address: 
2560 Ninth St. Ste. 214
City, State, Zip:
Berkeley, CA 94710
Phone Number:
(510) 848-8880
Fax Number:
(510) 848-8118
Comments: 
This complaint is identical to and supplants the complaint originally filed in Held v. Rand Int'l Leisure Prods Ltd., et al. (Monterey Co. Case No M89139), which was voluntarily dismissed without prejudice on 5/9/2008.
Supplemental Complaint
AG Number:
2007-00292
Complaint PDF: 
Date Filed:
05/09/2008
Case Name: 
Held v. Rand Int'l Leisure Prods. Ltd., et al.
Court Name: 
Alameda County Superior Court
Court Docket Number: 
RG08386696
Plaintiff: 
ANTHONY E. HELD, Ph.D., P.E.
Defendant: 
RAND INTERNATIONAL LEISURE PRODUCTS LTD.
WALGREEN CO.
DOES 1 through 150, inclusive
Type of Claim: 
Failure to Warn
Relief Sought: 
Warning
Civil Penalty
Contact Name: 
Laurence D. Haveson
Contact Organization: 
Hirst & Chanler LLP
Address: 
2560 Ninth St. Ste. 214
City, State, Zip:
Berkeley, CA 94710
Phone Number:
(510) 848-8880
Fax Number:
(510) 848-8118
Comments: 
This complaint is identical to and supplants the complaint originally filed in Held v. Rand Int'l Leisure Prods Ltd., et al. (Monterey Co. Case No M89139), which was voluntarily dismissed without prejudice on 5/9/2008.
Supplemental Complaint
AG Number:
2007-00292
Complaint PDF: 
Date Filed:
05/09/2008
Case Name: 
Held v. Rand Int'l Leisure Prods. Ltd., et al.
Court Name: 
Alameda County Superior Court
Court Docket Number: 
RG08386696
Plaintiff: 
ANTHONY E. HELD, Ph.D., P.E.
Defendant: 
RAND INTERNATIONAL LEISURE PRODUCTS LTD.
WALGREEN CO.
DOES 1 through 150, inclusive
Type of Claim: 
Failure to Warn
Relief Sought: 
Warning
Civil Penalty
Contact Name: 
Laurence D. Haveson
Contact Organization: 
Hirst & Chanler LLP
Address: 
2560 Ninth St. Ste. 214
City, State, Zip:
Berkeley, CA 94710
Phone Number:
(510) 848-8880
Fax Number:
(510) 848-8118
Comments: 
This complaint is identical to and supplants the complaint originally filed in Held v. Rand Int'l Leisure Prods Ltd., et al. (Monterey Co. Case No M89139), which was voluntarily dismissed without prejudice on 5/9/2008.
Supplemental Complaint
AG Number:
2007-00292
Complaint PDF: 
Date Filed:
05/09/2008
Case Name: 
Held v. Rand Int'l Leisure Prods. Ltd., et al.
Court Name: 
Alameda County Superior Court
Court Docket Number: 
RG08386696
Plaintiff: 
ANTHONY E. HELD, Ph.D., P.E.
Plaintiff Attorney: 
Clifford A. Chanler, SBN 135534
Laurence D. Haveson, SBN 152631
Defendant: 
RAND INTERNATIONAL LEISURE PRODUCTS LTD.
WALGREEN CO.
DOES 1 through 150, inclusive
Type of Claim: 
Failure to Warn
Relief Sought: 
Warning
Civil Penalty
Contact Name: 
Laurence D. Haveson
Contact Organization: 
Hirst & Chanler LLP
Address: 
2560 Ninth St. Ste. 214
City, State, Zip:
Berkeley, CA 94710
Phone Number:
(510) 848-8880
Fax Number:
(510) 848-8118
Comments: 
This complaint is identical to and supplants the complaint originally filed in Held v. Rand Int'l Leisure Prods Ltd., et al. (Monterey Co. Case No M89139), which was voluntarily dismissed without prejudice on 5/9/2008.
Supplemental Complaint
AG Number:
2007-00292
Complaint PDF: 
Date Filed:
05/09/2008
Case Name: 
Held v. Rand Int'l Leisure Prods. Ltd., et al.
Court Name: 
Alameda County Superior Court
Court Docket Number: 
RG08386696
Plaintiff: 
ANTHONY E. HELD, Ph.D., P.E.
Plaintiff Attorney: 
Clifford A. Chanler, SBN 135534
Laurence D. Haveson, SBN 152631
Defendant: 
RAND INTERNATIONAL LEISURE PRODUCTS LTD.
WALGREEN CO.
DOES 1 through 150, inclusive
Type of Claim: 
Failure to Warn
Relief Sought: 
Warning
Civil Penalty
Contact Name: 
Laurence D. Haveson
Contact Organization: 
Hirst & Chanler LLP
Address: 
2560 Ninth St. Ste. 214
City, State, Zip:
Berkeley, CA 94710
Phone Number:
(510) 848-8880
Fax Number:
(510) 848-8118
Comments: 
This complaint is identical to and supplants the complaint originally filed in Held v. Rand Int'l Leisure Prods Ltd., et al. (Monterey Co. Case No M89139), which was voluntarily dismissed without prejudice on 5/9/2008.
Supplemental Complaint
AG Number:
2007-00292
Complaint PDF: 
Date Filed:
05/09/2008
Case Name: 
Held v. Rand Int'l Leisure Prods. Ltd., et al.
Court Name: 
Alameda County Superior Court
Court Docket Number: 
RG08386696
Plaintiff: 
ANTHONY E. HELD, Ph.D., P.E.
Plaintiff Attorney: 
Clifford A. Chanler, SBN 135534
Laurence D. Haveson, SBN 152631
Defendant: 
RAND INTERNATIONAL LEISURE PRODUCTS LTD.
WALGREEN CO,
DOES 1 through 150
Type of Claim: 
Failure to Warn
Relief Sought: 
Warning
Civil Penalty
Contact Name: 
Laurence D. Haveson
Contact Organization: 
Hirst & Chanler LLP
Address: 
2560 Ninth St. Ste 214
City, State, Zip:
Berkeley, CA 94710
Phone Number:
(510) 848-8880
Fax Number:
(510) 848-8118
Comments: 
This complaint is near-identical to and supplants the complaint voluntarily dismissed without prejudice in Held v. Rand Int'l Lesiure Prods. Ltd. (Monterey Co. Case No. M89139)
Civil Complaint
AG Number:
2007-00292
Complaint PDF: 
Date Filed:
02/11/2008
Case Name: 
Held v. Rand
Court Name: 
Monterey County Superior Court
Court Docket Number: 
M89139
Plaintiff: 
Anthony Held
Plaintiff Attorney: 
Christopher Martin
Defendant: 
Rand International Leisure Products LTD
Type of Claim: 
Failure to Warn
Relief Sought: 
Warning
Civil Penalty
Contact Name: 
Christopher Martin
Contact Organization: 
Hirst & Chanler LLP
Address: 
566 W. Adams, Suite 450
City, State, Zip:
Chicago, IL 60521
Phone Number:
(312) 376-1801
Fax Number:
(312) 376-1804
Comments: 
Settlement
AG Number:
2007-00292
Settlement PDF: 
Settlement Date:
10/20/2008
Case Name: 
Held v. Rand
Court Name: 
Alameda County Superior Court
Court Docket Number: 
RG07350981
Plaintiff: 
Anthony E. Held, Ph.D., P.E.
Plaintiff Attorney: 
Laurence Haveson
Defendant: 
Rand International Leisure Products LLC
Walgreen Co.
Injunctive Relief: 
Propective relief: reformulation and warnings.
*Non-Contingent Civil Penalty:
$ 18,000.00
Attorney(s) Fees and Costs:
$ 48,500.00
Payment in Lieu of Penalty:
$ 0.00
Total Payments:
$ 66,500.00
Will settlement be submitted to court?
Will settlement be submitted to court?: 
Yes
Contact Name: 
Laurence Haveson
Contact Organization: 
Hirst & Chanler LLP
Address: 
2560 Ninth Street, Parker Plaza, Suite 214
City, State, Zip:
Berkeley, CA 94710
Phone Number:
(510) 848-8880
Fax Number:
(510) 848-8118
Comments: 
Judgment
AG Number:
2007-00292
Judgment PDF: 
Judgment Date:
01/12/2009
Settlement reported to AG: 
Mon, 10/20/2008
Case Name: 
Held v. Rand
Court Name: 
Alameda County Superior Court
Court Docket Number: 
RG07350981
Plaintiff: 
Anthony Held, Ph.D., P.E.
Plaintiff Attorney: 
David Lavine
Defendant: 
Rand International Leisure Products LLC
Injunctive Relief: 
Warnings and reformulation
*Non-Contingent Civil Penalty:
$ 18,000.00
Attorney(s) Fees and Costs:
$ 48,000.00
Payment in Lieu of Penalty:
$ 0.00
Total Payments:
$ 66,000.00
Is Judgment Pursuant to Settlement?
Yes
Contact Name: 
David Lavine
Contact Organization: 
Hirst & Chanler LLP
Address: 
2560 Ninth Street, Parker Plaza, Suite 214
City, State, Zip:
Berkeley, CA 94710
Phone Number:
(510) 848-8880
Fax Number:
(510) 848-8118


* 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.