60 Day Notice 2012-00310

AG Number: 
2012-00310
Notice PDF: 
Date Filed: 
05/09/2012
Noticing Party: 
Environmental Research Center, Inc.
Alleged Violators: 
Yerba Prima, Inc.
Chemicals: 
Lead
Source: 
Dietary supplement

60-Day Notice Document

Civil Complaint
AG Number:
2012-00310
Complaint PDF: 
Date Filed:
09/24/2012
Case Name: 
ERC v. Yerba Prima, Inc.
Court Name: 
Alameda County Superior Court
Court Docket Number: 
RG12649221
Plaintiff: 
Environmental Research Center
Plaintiff Attorney: 
Environmental Research Center
Defendant: 
Yerba Prima, Inc., an Oregon Corporation
Type of Claim: 
Unlawful Discharge
Relief Sought: 
Warning
Civil Penalty
Contact Name: 
Richard Drury
Contact Organization: 
Environmental Research Center
Email Address:
Address: 
410 12th Street, Suite 250
City, State, Zip:
Oakland, CA 94607
Phone Number:
510-836-4200
Fax Number:
510-836-4205
Comments: 
Notice to Attorney General received with Attchment and Complaint
Settlement
AG Number:
2012-00310
Settlement PDF: 
Settlement Date:
04/11/2013
Case Name: 
ERC v. Yerba Prima, Inc.
Court Name: 
Alameda County Superior Court
Court Docket Number: 
RG12649221
Plaintiff: 
Environmental Research Center, Inc.
Plaintiff Attorney: 
Richard Drury, Lozeau Drury LLP
Cathy Lee, Lozeau Drury LLP
Defendant: 
Yerba Prima, Inc.
Injunctive Relief: 
Warning, reformulation, or withdrawal from market
*Non-Contingent Civil Penalty:
$ 5,940.00
Attorney(s) Fees and Costs:
$ 48,738.00
Payment in Lieu of Penalty:
$ 17,822.00  ((In lieu of civil penalty, to be spent in California on projects promoting the goals of Prop 65.))
Total Payments:
$ 72,500.00
Will settlement be submitted to court?
Will settlement be submitted to court?: 
Yes
Contact Name: 
Richard Drury
Contact Organization: 
Lozeau Drury LLP
Address: 
410 12th Street, Suite 250
City, State, Zip:
Oakland, CA 95607
Phone Number:
(510) 836-4200
Fax Number:
(510) 836-4205
Judgment
AG Number:
2012-00310
Judgment PDF: 
Judgment Date:
07/10/2013
Settlement reported to AG: 
Thu, 04/11/2013
Case Name: 
ERC v. Yerba Prima, Inc.
Court Name: 
Alameda County Superior Court
Court Docket Number: 
RG12649221
Plaintiff: 
Environmental Research Center, Inc.
Plaintiff Attorney: 
Richard Drury, Lozeau Drury LLP
Cathy Lee, Lozeau Drury LLP
Defendant: 
Yerba Prima, Inc.
Injunctive Relief: 
Warning, reformulation, or withdrawal from market
*Non-Contingent Civil Penalty:
$ 5,940.00
Attorney(s) Fees and Costs:
$ 48,738.00
Payment in Lieu of Penalty:
$ 17,822.00  (In lieu of civil penalty, to be spent in California on projects promoting the goals of Prop 65.)
Total Payments:
$ 72,500.00
Is Judgment Pursuant to Settlement?
Yes
Contact Name: 
Richard Drury
Contact Organization: 
Lozeau Drury LLP
Address: 
410 12th Street, Suite 250
City, State, Zip:
Oakland, CA 95607
Phone Number:
(510) 846-4200
Fax Number:
(510) 846-4205


* 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.