60 Day Notice 2019-00470

AG Number: 
2019-00470
Notice PDF: 
Date Filed:
03/08/2019
Noticing Party: 
Environmental Research Center, Inc.
Plaintiff Attorney: 
Environmental Research Center
Alleged Violators: 
Synergy CHC Corp.
Nomad Choice Pty Ltd.
Flat Tummy Co.
Chemicals: 
Cadmium
Lead and lead compounds
Source: 
Dietary supplements

60-Day Notice Document

Civil Complaint
AG Number:
2019-00470
Complaint PDF: 
Date Filed:
05/28/2019
Case Name: 
Environmental Research Center, Inc. v. Synergy CHC Corp.
Court Name: 
Alameda County Superior Court
Court Docket Number: 
RG19020554
Plaintiff: 
Environmental Research Center, Inc.
Plaintiff Attorney: 
Charles Poss
Defendant: 
Synergy CHC Corp.; Nomad Choice Pty Ltd.; Flat Tummy Co.
Type of Claim: 
Failure to Warn
Relief Sought: 
Warning
Civil Penalty
Contact Name: 
Charles Poss
Contact Organization: 
Environmental Research Center, Inc.
Email Address:
Address: 
3111 Camino Del Rio North, Suite 400
City, State, Zip:
San Diego, CA 92108
Phone Number:
(619) 500-3090
Settlement
AG Number:
2019-00470
Settlement PDF: 
Settlement Date:
06/05/2019
Case Name: 
Environmental Research Center, Inc. v. Synergy CHC Corp.
Court Name: 
Alameda County Superior Court
Court Docket Number: 
RG19020554
Plaintiff: 
Environmental Research Center, Inc.
Plaintiff Attorney: 
Charles Poss
Defendant: 
Synergy CHC Corp.; Nomad Choice Pty Ltd.; Flat Tummy Co.
Injunctive Relief: 
Warning, Testing
*Non-Contingent Civil Penalty:
$ 35,108.00
Attorney(s) Fees and Costs:
$ 23,562.00
Payment in Lieu of Penalty:
$ 26,330.00  (Additional Settlement Payment will be used for the purposes set forth in Section 4.4 of the Stipulated Consent Judgment, including compliance monitoring of past settlements and supporting ERC's Voluntary Compliance and "Got Lead?" programs. )
Total Payments:
$ 85,000.00
Will settlement be submitted to court?
Yes
Contact Name: 
Charles Poss
Contact Organization: 
Environmental Research Center, Inc.
Email Address:
charles.poss@erc501c3.org
Address: 
3111 Camino Del Rio North, Suite 400
City, State, Zip:
San Diego, CA 92108
Phone Number:
(619) 500-3090


* 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.