60 Day Notice 2014-00484

AG Number: 
2014-00484
Notice PDF: 
Date Filed: 
05/23/2014
Noticing Party: 
Environmental Research Center, Inc.
Plaintiff Attorney: 
Christina Caro
Alleged Violators: 
Trace Minerals Research, L.C.
Chemicals: 
Lead and lead compounds
Source: 
Dietary Supplements

60-Day Notice Document

Civil Complaint
AG Number:
2014-00484
Complaint PDF: 
Date Filed:
08/04/2014
Case Name: 
Environmental Research Center v. Trace Minerals Research
Court Name: 
Alameda County Superior Court
Court Docket Number: 
RG14735532
Plaintiff: 
Environmental Research Center, Inc.
Plaintiff Attorney: 
Douglas Chermak
Richard Drury
Defendant: 
Trace Minerals Research, L.C.
Type of Claim: 
Failure to Warn
Relief Sought: 
Warning
Civil Penalty
Contact Name: 
Douglas Chermak
Contact Organization: 
Lozeau Drury LLP
Email Address:
Address: 
410 12th Street, Suite 250
City, State, Zip:
Oakland, CA 94609
Phone Number:
510-836-4200
Settlement
AG Number:
2014-00484
Settlement PDF: 
Settlement Date:
12/15/2014
Case Name: 
Environmental Research Center v. Trace Minerals Research
Court Name: 
Alameda County Superior Court
Court Docket Number: 
RG14735532
Plaintiff: 
Environmental Research Center, Inc.
Plaintiff Attorney: 
Douglas Chermak
Richard Drury
Defendant: 
Trace Minerals Research, L.C.
Injunctive Relief: 
Warning, Reformulation
*Non-Contingent Civil Penalty:
$ 51,076.00
Attorney(s) Fees and Costs:
$ 23,792.00
Payment in Lieu of Penalty:
$ 40,131.00  (Payments will be made in three equal installments.)
Total Payments:
$ 114,999.00
Will settlement be submitted to court?
Will settlement be submitted to court?: 
Yes
Contact Name: 
Douglas Chermak
Contact Organization: 
Lozeau Drury LLP
Email Address:
doug@lozeaudrury.com
Address: 
410 12th Street, Suite 250
City, State, Zip:
Oakland, CA 94609
Phone Number:
510-836-4200
Judgment
AG Number:
2014-00484
Judgment PDF: 
Judgment Date:
03/03/2015
Settlement reported to AG: 
Wed, 12/15/2004
Case Name: 
Environmental Research Center v. Trace Minerals Research
Court Name: 
Alameda County Superior Court
Court Docket Number: 
RG14735532
Plaintiff: 
Environmental Research Center, Inc.
Plaintiff Attorney: 
Douglas Chermak
Richard Drury
Defendant: 
Trace Minerals Research, L.C.
Injunctive Relief: 
Warning, Reformulation
*Non-Contingent Civil Penalty:
$ 51,076.00
Attorney(s) Fees and Costs:
$ 23,792.00
Payment in Lieu of Penalty:
$ 40,131.00  (Payments will be made in three equal installments.)
Total Payments:
$ 114,999.00
Is Judgment Pursuant to Settlement?
Yes
Contact Name: 
Douglas Chermak
Contact Organization: 
Lozeau Drury LLP
Email Address:
doug@lozeaudrury.com
Address: 
410 12th Street, Suite 250
City, State, Zip:
Oakland, CA 94609
Phone Number:
510-836-4200


* 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.