60 Day Notice 2017-02396

AG Number: 
2017-02396
Notice PDF: 
Date Filed:
10/30/2017
Noticing Party: 
Gabriel Espinosa
Plaintiff Attorney: 
Evan J. Smith, Esquire
Alleged Violators: 
The Burton Corporation
Rip Curl, Inc.
Rip Curl International Pty Ltd.
Rip Curl USA
Rip Curl Surf Center
Chemicals: 
Di(2-ethylhexyl)phthalate (DEHP)
Source: 
Channel Islands CI Fin Wallet - white, shiny plastic, 216623, 283271

60-Day Notice Document

Civil Complaint
AG Number:
2017-02396
Complaint PDF: 
Date Filed:
01/26/2018
Case Name: 
Espinosa v The Burton Corp.
Court Name: 
Alameda County Superior Court
Court Docket Number: 
RG18890692
Plaintiff: 
Gabriel Espinosa
Plaintiff Attorney: 
Evan J. Smith
Defendant: 
The Burton Corp.
Type of Claim: 
Failure to Warn
Relief Sought: 
Warning
Civil Penalty
Contact Name: 
Evan J. Smith
Contact Organization: 
Brodsky & Smith, LLC
Email Address:
Address: 
9595 Wilshire Blvd. Ste. 900
City, State, Zip:
Beverly Hills, CA 90212
Phone Number:
610-667-6200
Civil Complaint
AG Number:
2017-02396
Complaint PDF: 
Date Filed:
01/26/2018
Case Name: 
Espinosa v The Burton Corp.
Court Name: 
Alameda County Superior Court
Court Docket Number: 
RG18890692
Plaintiff: 
Gabriel Espinosa
Plaintiff Attorney: 
Evan J. Smith
Defendant: 
The Burton Corp.
Type of Claim: 
Failure to Warn
Relief Sought: 
Warning
Civil Penalty
Contact Name: 
Evan J. Smith
Contact Organization: 
Brodsky & Smith, LLC
Email Address:
Address: 
9595 Wilshire Blvd. Ste. 900
City, State, Zip:
Beverly Hills, CA 90212
Phone Number:
610-667-6200
Settlement
AG Number:
2017-02396
Settlement PDF: 
Settlement Date:
06/26/2018
Case Name: 
Espinosa v The Burton Corp.
Court Name: 
Alameda County Superior Court
Court Docket Number: 
RG18890692
Plaintiff: 
Gabriel Espinosa
Plaintiff Attorney: 
Evan J. Smith
Defendant: 
The Burton Corp.
Injunctive Relief: 
Burton shall not distribute, offer for sale or sell any Product that is not a reformulated Product unless the Product is labeled with a clear Proposition 65 exposure warning.
*Non-Contingent Civil Penalty:
$ 3,000.00
Attorney(s) Fees and Costs:
$ 28,500.00
Payment in Lieu of Penalty:
$ 0.00
Total Payments:
$ 31,500.00
Will settlement be submitted to court?
Yes
Contact Name: 
Evan J. Smith
Contact Organization: 
Brodsky & Smith, LLC
Email Address:
esmith@brodsky-smith.com
Address: 
9595 Wilshire Blvd.Ste. 900
City, State, Zip:
Beverly Hills, CA 90212
Phone Number:
(610) 667-6200


* 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.