60 Day Notice 2018-02058

AG Number: 
2018-02058
Notice PDF: 
Date Filed: 
11/13/2018
Noticing Party: 
Consumer Protection Group, LLC
Plaintiff Attorney: 
Jonathan M. Genish
Alleged Violators: 
Home Depot U.S.A. Inc.
Home Depot Product Authority
Chemicals: 
Di(2-ethylhexyl)phthalate (DEHP)
Source: 
Everbilt PVC Coated Canvas Drop Cloth

60-Day Notice Document

Civil Complaint
AG Number:
2018-02058
Complaint PDF: 
Date Filed:
08/27/2019
Case Name: 
Consumer Protection Group, LLC v. Home Depot U.S.A Inc.
Court Name: 
Los Angeles County Superior Court
Court Docket Number: 
19STCV30445
Plaintiff: 
Consumer Protection Group, LLC
Plaintiff Attorney: 
Jonathan M. Genish
Defendant: 
Home Depot U.S.A, Inc.
Type of Claim: 
Failure to Warn
Relief Sought: 
Warning
Civil Penalty
Contact Name: 
Jonathan M. Genish
Contact Organization: 
Blackstone Law, APC
Email Address:
Address: 
8383 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 745
City, State, Zip:
Beverly Hills, CA 90211
Phone Number:
(310) 622-4278
Fax Number:
(855) 786-6356
Settlement
AG Number:
2018-02058
Settlement PDF: 
Settlement Date:
01/08/2020
Case Name: 
Consumer Protection Group, LLC v. Home Depot U.S.A Inc.
Court Name: 
Los Angeles County Superior Court
Court Docket Number: 
19STCV30445
Plaintiff: 
Consumer Protection Group, LLC
Plaintiff Attorney: 
Jonathan M. Genish
Defendant: 
Home Depot U.S.A, Inc.
Injunctive Relief: 
Defendant agrees to reformulate the covered product to 0.1% of DEHP and provide compliant Proposition 65 warnings for any existing inventory of the covered product.
*Non-Contingent Civil Penalty:
$ 12,000.00
Attorney(s) Fees and Costs:
$ 39,000.00
Payment in Lieu of Penalty:
$ 9,000.00  ((Per HSC Section 25249.12(c)(1)(d), Civil Penalties are allocated as follows: OEHHA - $9,000.00 CPG - $3,000.00) )
Total Payments:
$ 60,000.00
Will settlement be submitted to court?
Will settlement be submitted to court?: 
Yes
Contact Name: 
Jonathan M. Genish
Contact Organization: 
Blackstone Law, APC
Email Address:
jgenish@blackstonepc.com
Address: 
8383 Wilshire Blvd 745
City, State, Zip:
Beverly Hills, CA 90211
Phone Number:
(310) 622-4278
Fax Number:
(855) 786-6356
Judgment
AG Number:
2018-02058
Judgment PDF: 
Judgment Date:
06/26/2020
Settlement reported to AG: 
Wed, 01/08/2020
Case Name: 
CPG v. Home Depot U.S.A. Inc.
Court Name: 
Los Angeles County Superior Court
Court Docket Number: 
19STCV30445
Plaintiff: 
Consumer Protection Group, LLC
Plaintiff Attorney: 
Jonathan M. Genish
Defendant: 
Home Depot U.S.A, Inc.
Injunctive Relief: 
Defendant agrees to reformulate the covered product to 0.1% of DEHP or provide compliant Proposition 65 warnings for any existing inventory of the covered product.
*Non-Contingent Civil Penalty:
$ 12,000.00
Attorney(s) Fees and Costs:
$ 39,000.00
Payment in Lieu of Penalty:
$ 9,000.00  (Other payments relate to Additional Settlement Payments as per HSC Section 25249.7 (b) and California Code of Regulations Title 11 Section 3203 (d). )
Total Payments:
$ 60,000.00
Is Judgment Pursuant to Settlement?
Yes
Contact Name: 
Jonathan M. Genish
Contact Organization: 
Blackstone Law, APC
Email Address:
jgenish@blackstonepc.com
Address: 
8383 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 745
City, State, Zip:
Beverly Hills, CA 90211
Phone Number:
(310) 622-4278


* 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.