60 Day Notice 2018-00534

AG Number: 
2018-00534
Notice PDF: 
Date Filed: 
04/09/2018
Noticing Party: 
Laurence Vinocur
Plaintiff Attorney: 
The Chanler Group
Alleged Violators: 
CSS Industries, Inc.
C.R. Gibson, LLC
Chemicals: 
Di(2-ethylhexyl)phthalate (DEHP)
Source: 
Vinyl/PVC Cosmetic Cases

60-Day Notice Document

Civil Complaint
AG Number:
2018-00534
Complaint PDF: 
Date Filed:
07/27/2018
Case Name: 
Vinocur, et al. v. CSS Industries, Inc., et al.
Court Name: 
Marin County Superior Court
Court Docket Number: 
CIV1802647
Plaintiff: 
Laurence Vinocur; and John Moore
Plaintiff Attorney: 
Laralei S. Paras
Defendant: 
CSS Industries, Inc.
C.R. Gibson, LLC
Made Modern, LLC
Target Corporation
Type of Claim: 
Failure to Warn
Relief Sought: 
Warning
Civil Penalty
Contact Name: 
Laralei S. Paras
Contact Organization: 
The Chanler Group
Email Address:
Address: 
2560 Ninth St, Suite 214
City, State, Zip:
Berkeley, CA 94710
Phone Number:
(510) 848-8880
Settlement
AG Number:
2018-00534
Settlement PDF: 
Settlement Date:
09/19/2018
Case Name: 
Vinocur, et al. v. CSS Industries, Inc., et al.
Court Name: 
Marin County Superior Court
Court Docket Number: 
CIV1802647
Plaintiff: 
Laurence Vinocur; and John Moore
Plaintiff Attorney: 
Laralei S. Paras
Defendant: 
CSS Industries, Inc.
C.R. Gibson, LLC
Injunctive Relief: 
Reformulation and warnings
*Non-Contingent Civil Penalty:
$ 8,000.00
Attorney(s) Fees and Costs:
$ 30,000.00
Payment in Lieu of Penalty:
$ 0.00
Total Payments:
$ 38,000.00
Will settlement be submitted to court?
Will settlement be submitted to court?: 
Yes
Contact Name: 
Laralei S. Paras
Contact Organization: 
The Chanler Group
Email Address:
laralei@chanler.com
Address: 
2560 Ninth St, Suite 214
City, State, Zip:
Berkeley, CA 94710
Phone Number:
(510) 848-8880
Judgment
AG Number:
2018-00534
Judgment PDF: 
Judgment Date:
11/13/2018
Settlement reported to AG: 
Wed, 09/19/2018
Case Name: 
Vinocur, et al. v. CSS Industries, Inc., et al.
Court Name: 
Marin County Superior Court
Court Docket Number: 
CIV1802647
Plaintiff: 
Laurence Vinocur; and John Moore
Plaintiff Attorney: 
The Chanler Group
Defendant: 
CSS Industries, Inc.
C.R. Gibson, LLC
Injunctive Relief: 
Reformulation and warnings
*Non-Contingent Civil Penalty:
$ 8,000.00
Attorney(s) Fees and Costs:
$ 30,000.00
Payment in Lieu of Penalty:
$ 0.00
Total Payments:
$ 38,000.00
Is Judgment Pursuant to Settlement?
Yes
Contact Name: 
Laralei S. Paras
Contact Organization: 
The Chanler Group
Email Address:
laralei@chanler.com
Address: 
2560 Ninth St, Suite 214
City, State, Zip:
Berkeley, CA 94710
Phone Number:
510-848-8880


* 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.