60 Day Notice 2021-00586

AG Number: 
2021-00586
Notice PDF: 
Date Filed: 
03/09/2021
Noticing Party: 
Precila Balabbo
Plaintiff Attorney: 
Evan J. Smith
Alleged Violators: 
Simba Dickie Group North America
Simba-Dickie-Group GmbH
GS1 Germany
Simba Toys GmbH & Co. KG GMBH & Co. KG
Kohl’s, Inc.
Simba Toys USA, Inc.
Simba-Dickie USA
Chemicals: 
Di-isodecyl phthalate (DIDP)
Source: 
Toddler Girl first purse set

60-Day Notice Document

Civil Complaint
AG Number:
2021-00586
Complaint PDF: 
Date Filed:
01/18/2022
Case Name: 
Balabbo v. Simba Toys USA, Inc.
Court Name: 
San Francisco Superior Court
Court Docket Number: 
CGC-22-597667
Plaintiff: 
Precila Balabbo
Plaintiff Attorney: 
Evan J. Smith
Defendant: 
Simba Toys USA, Inc.
Kohl's, Inc.
Type of Claim: 
Failure to Warn
Relief Sought: 
Warning
Civil Penalty
Reformulation
Contact Name: 
Evan J. Smith
Contact Organization: 
Brodsky & Smith
Email Address:
Address: 
9595 Wilshire Boulevard, Ste. 900
City, State, Zip:
Beverly Hills, CA 90212
Phone Number:
(877) 534-2590
Fax Number:
(310) 247-0160
Settlement
AG Number:
2021-00586
Settlement PDF: 
Settlement Date:
05/26/2022
Case Name: 
Balabbo v. Flat River Group
Court Name: 
N/A
Court Docket Number: 
N/A
Plaintiff: 
Precila Balabbo
Plaintiff Attorney: 
Evan J. Smith
Defendant: 
Flat River Group
Injunctive Relief: 
Flat River Group 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:
$ 2,000.00
Attorney(s) Fees and Costs:
$ 23,000.00
Payment in Lieu of Penalty:
$ 0.00
Total Payments:
$ 25,000.00
Will settlement be submitted to court?
Will settlement be submitted to court?: 
No
Contact Name: 
Evan J. Smith
Contact Organization: 
Brodsky & Smith
Email Address:
esmith@brodskysmith.com
Address: 
9595 Wilshire Blvd., Ste. 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.