60 Day Notice 2017-02415

AG Number: 
2017-02415
Notice PDF: 
Date Filed: 
10/31/2017
Noticing Party: 
Consumer Advocacy Group, Inc.
Alleged Violators: 
The TJX Companies, Inc.
T.J Maxx of CA, LLC
T.J Maxx
Marmaxx Operating Corp.
NBC Manteca Merchants, Inc.
Audio Technology of New York Inc.
Chemicals: 
Di(2-ethylhexyl)phthalate (DEHP)
Source: 
Car Mounts with Polymer Suction Cups

60-Day Notice Document

Settlement
AG Number:
2017-02415
Settlement PDF: 
Settlement Date:
04/09/2019
Case Name: 
CAG v. THE TJX COMPANIES, INC.
Court Name: 
Los Angeles County Superior Court
Court Docket Number: 
BC710959
Plaintiff: 
Consumer Advocacy Group, Inc.
Plaintiff Attorney: 
Yeroushalmi & Yeroushalmi
Defendant: 
Audio Technology of New York, Inc.
Injunctive Relief: 
Reformulation of covered products to contain less than 0.1% DEHP by weight. Compliant warnings on existing inventory.
*Non-Contingent Civil Penalty:
$ 10,000.00
Attorney(s) Fees and Costs:
$ 42,000.00
Payment in Lieu of Penalty:
$ 0.00
Total Payments:
$ 52,000.00
Will settlement be submitted to court?
Will settlement be submitted to court?: 
No
Contact Name: 
Reuben Yeroushalmi
Contact Organization: 
Yeroushalmi & Yeroushalmi
Email Address:
admin@yeroushalmi.com
Address: 
9100 Wilshire Blvd., Ste 240W
City, State, Zip:
Beverly Hills, CA 90212
Phone Number:
(310) 623-1926
Comments: 
1) Audio shall issue two separate checks for a total amount of Ten thousand dollars ($10,000) as follows: (a) one check made payable to the State of California’s Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment (OEHHA) in the amount of Seven thousand five hundred dollars, ($7,500), representing 75% of the total penalty; and (b) one check to Consumer Advocacy Group, Inc. in the amount of Two thousand five hundred dollars ($2,500), representing 25% of the total penalty 2) This Complaint includes AG Number 2017-02415; AG Number 2017-01885; AG Number: 2017-02416; AG Number: 2018-00271


* 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.