60 Day Notice 2019-01800

AG Number: 
2019-01800
Notice PDF: 
Date Filed: 
09/18/2019
Noticing Party: 
Precila Balabbo
Plaintiff Attorney: 
Evan J. Smith, Esquire
Alleged Violators: 
B.R.E. Industries, Inc.
Ross Stores, Inc.
Ross Stores, Inc. t/a dd's Discounts
Chemicals: 
Di(2-ethylhexyl)phthalate (DEHP)
Diisononyl phthalate (DINP)
Source: 
Imoshion Fanny Pack, PO# 0750
Imoshion Cosmetic Bag, PO# 1170

60-Day Notice Document

Civil Complaint
AG Number:
2019-01800
Complaint PDF: 
Date Filed:
01/07/2020
Case Name: 
Precila Balabbo v. B.R.E. Industries, Inc.
Court Name: 
Alameda County Superior Court
Court Docket Number: 
HG20049352
Plaintiff: 
Precila Balabbo
Plaintiff Attorney: 
Evan J. Smith
Defendant: 
B.R.E. Industries, Inc.
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., Suite 900
City, State, Zip:
Beverly Hills, CA 90212
Phone Number:
877-534-2590
Fax Number:
310-247-0160
Settlement
AG Number:
2019-01800
Settlement PDF: 
Settlement Date:
02/08/2020
Case Name: 
Balabbo v B.R.E. Industires Inc.
Court Name: 
Alameda County Superior Court
Court Docket Number: 
HG20049352
Plaintiff: 
Precila Balabbo
Plaintiff Attorney: 
Evan Smith
Defendant: 
B.R.E. Industires Inc.
Injunctive Relief: 
Reformulate or warn.
*Non-Contingent Civil Penalty:
$ 3,500.00
Attorney(s) Fees and Costs:
$ 29,000.00
Payment in Lieu of Penalty:
$ 0.00
Total Payments:
$ 32,500.00
Will settlement be submitted to court?
Will settlement be submitted to court?: 
Yes
Contact Name: 
Evan Smith
Contact Organization: 
Brodsky & Smith LLC
Email Address:
kingjeans1@gmail.com
Address: 
333 E City Ave
City, State, Zip:
Bala Cynwyd, PA 19004-1513
Phone Number:
(814) 777-1152
Judgment
AG Number:
2019-01800
Judgment PDF: 
Judgment Date:
06/04/2020
Settlement reported to AG: 
Sat, 02/08/2020
Case Name: 
HG20049352
Court Name: 
Alameda County Superior Court
Court Docket Number: 
HG20049352
Plaintiff: 
Precila Balabbo
Plaintiff Attorney: 
Evan J. Smith
Defendant: 
B.R.E. Industries, Inc.
Injunctive Relief: 
B.R.E. Industries, Inc. 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:
$ 3,500.00
Attorney(s) Fees and Costs:
$ 29,000.00
Payment in Lieu of Penalty:
$ 0.00
Total Payments:
$ 32,500.00
Is Judgment Pursuant to Settlement?
Yes
Contact Name: 
Evan J. Smith
Contact Organization: 
Brodsky & Smith, LLC
Email Address:
esmith@brodskysmith.com
Address: 
9595 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 900
City, State, Zip:
Beverly Hills, CA 90212
Phone Number:
877-534-2590
Fax Number:
310-247-0160


* 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.