60 Day Notice 2019-01783

AG Number: 
2019-01783
Notice PDF: 
Date Filed: 
09/16/2019
Noticing Party: 
Brad Van Patten
Plaintiff Attorney: 
George Rikos
Alleged Violators: 
Kellogg Company
Chemicals: 
Acrylamide
Source: 
Austin Toasty Crackers with Peanut Butter

60-Day Notice Document

Civil Complaint
AG Number:
2019-01783
Complaint PDF: 
Date Filed:
02/14/2020
Case Name: 
Brad Van Patten v. Kellogg Company
Court Name: 
San Diego County Superior Court
Court Docket Number: 
37-2020-00008328
Plaintiff: 
Brad Van Patten
Plaintiff Attorney: 
Law Offices of George Rikos
Defendant: 
Kellogg Company
Type of Claim: 
Failure to Warn
Relief Sought: 
Warning
Civil Penalty
Contact Name: 
George Rikos
Contact Organization: 
Law Offices of George Rikos
Email Address:
Address: 
555 West Beech Street, Suite 500,
City, State, Zip:
San Diego, CA 92101
Phone Number:
(858) 342-9161
Supplemental Settlement
AG Number:
2019-01783
Settlement PDF: 
Settlement Date:
10/16/2020
Case Name: 
Brad Van Patten v. Kellogg Company
Court Name: 
San Diego County Superior Court
Court Docket Number: 
37-2020-00008328-CU-MC-CTL
Plaintiff: 
Brad Van Patten
Plaintiff Attorney: 
Law Offices of George Rikos
Defendant: 
Kellogg Company
Injunctive Relief: 
reformulation and testing
*Non-Contingent Civil Penalty:
$ 6,500.00
Attorney(s) Fees and Costs:
$ 82,000.00
Payment in Lieu of Penalty:
$ 0.00
Total Payments:
$ 88,500.00
Will settlement be submitted to court?
Will settlement be submitted to court?: 
Yes
Contact Name: 
George Rikos
Contact Organization: 
Law Offices of George Rikos
Email Address:
george@georgerikoslaw.com
Address: 
555 West Beech Street, Suite 500,
City, State, Zip:
San Diego, CA 92101
Phone Number:
(858) 342-9161
Settlement
AG Number:
2019-01783
Settlement PDF: 
Settlement Date:
09/20/2020
Case Name: 
Brad Van Patten v. Kellogg Company
Court Name: 
San Diego County Superior Court
Court Docket Number: 
37-2020-00008328-CU-MC-CTL
Plaintiff: 
Brad Van Patten
Plaintiff Attorney: 
Law Offices of George Rikos
Defendant: 
Kellogg Company
Injunctive Relief: 
Reformulation of Product and testing
*Non-Contingent Civil Penalty:
$ 6,500.00
Attorney(s) Fees and Costs:
$ 82,000.00
Payment in Lieu of Penalty:
$ 0.00
Total Payments:
$ 88,500.00
Will settlement be submitted to court?
Will settlement be submitted to court?: 
Yes
Contact Name: 
George Rikos
Contact Organization: 
Law Offices of George Rikos
Email Address:
george@georgerikoslaw.com
Address: 
555 West Beech Street, Suite 500,
City, State, Zip:
San Diego, CA 92101
Phone Number:
(858) 342-9161
Judgment
AG Number:
2019-01783
Judgment PDF: 
Judgment Date:
12/09/2020
Settlement reported to AG: 
Fri, 09/18/2020
Case Name: 
Van Patten v. Kellogg, et. al.
Court Name: 
San Diego Superior Court
Court Docket Number: 
37-2020-00008328-CU-MC-CTL
Plaintiff: 
Brad Van Patten
Plaintiff Attorney: 
Law Offices of George Rikos
Defendant: 
Kellogg Company
Injunctive Relief: 
Reformulation
*Non-Contingent Civil Penalty:
$ 6,500.00
Attorney(s) Fees and Costs:
$ 82,000.00
Payment in Lieu of Penalty:
$ 0.00
Total Payments:
$ 88,500.00
Is Judgment Pursuant to Settlement?
Yes
Contact Name: 
George Rikos
Contact Organization: 
Law Offices of George Rikos
Email Address:
george@georgerikoslaw.com
Address: 
555 West Beech Street, Suite 500
City, State, Zip:
San Diego, CA 92101
Phone Number:
(858) 342-9161


* 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.