60 Day Notice 2020-01456

AG Number: 
2020-01456
Notice PDF: 
Date Filed: 
06/12/2020
Noticing Party: 
Consumer Advocacy Group
Alleged Violators: 
La Fiesta Food Products, inc.
Super King Markets
B&V Enterprises, Inc.
Super King Markets
Chemicals: 
Arsenic (inorganic arsenic compounds)
Lead and lead compounds
Source: 
Ground Cinnamon

60-Day Notice Document

Supplemental Complaint
AG Number:
2020-01456
Complaint PDF: 
Date Filed:
04/01/2021
Case Name: 
CAG v. B & V ENTERPRISES, INC. DBA SUPER KING MARKETS, et al
Court Name: 
Los Angeles County Superior Court
Court Docket Number: 
20STCV42397
Plaintiff: 
Consumer Advocacy Group, Inc.
Plaintiff Attorney: 
Reuben Yeroushalmi
Defendant: 
B & V ENTERPRISES, INC. DBA SUPER KING MARKETS
GREEN FARM MARKET
Type of Claim: 
Failure to Warn
Relief Sought: 
Warning
Civil Penalty
Contact Name: 
Reuben Yeroushalmi
Contact Organization: 
Yeroushalmi & Yeroushalmi
Email Address:
Address: 
9100 Wilshire Blvd., Ste 240 W
City, State, Zip:
Beverly Hills, CA 90212
Phone Number:
(310) 623-1926
Comments: 
This Amended Complaint refers to AG Numbers - 2020-01678, 2020-01724, 2020-02078, 2020-02900
Civil Complaint
AG Number:
2020-01456
Complaint PDF: 
Date Filed:
11/04/2020
Case Name: 
CAG v. B & V Enterprises
Court Name: 
Los Angeles County Superior Court
Court Docket Number: 
20STCV42397
Plaintiff: 
Consumer Advocacy Group
Plaintiff Attorney: 
Yeroushalmi & Yeroushalmi
Defendant: 
B & V Enterprises, Inc. dba Super King Markets
Green Farm Market
Type of Claim: 
Failure to Warn
Relief Sought: 
Warning
Civil Penalty
Contact Name: 
Reuben Yeroushalmi
Contact Organization: 
Yeroushalmi & Yeroushalmi
Email Address:
Address: 
9100 Wilshire Blvd., Ste 240W
City, State, Zip:
Beverly Hills, CA 90212
Phone Number:
(310) 623-1926
Comments: 
This Complaint is related to AG Numbers: 2020-001678, 2020-01724, 2020-02078
Settlement
AG Number:
2020-01456
Settlement PDF: 
Settlement Date:
06/29/2021
Case Name: 
CAG v. B & V ENTERPRISES, INC. DBA SUPER KING MARKETS, et al
Court Name: 
Los Angeles County Superior Court
Court Docket Number: 
20STCV42397
Plaintiff: 
Consumer Advocacy Group
Plaintiff Attorney: 
Reuben Yeroushalmi
Defendant: 
La Fiesta Food Products, Inc.
Injunctive Relief: 
La Fiesta shall reformulate any Covered Products manufactured after the Effective Date and offered for sale in California to a point where: 1. The level of Lead in the Ground Cinnamon does not exceed 200 parts per billion (ppb) and level of Arsenic in Ground Cinnamon does not exceed 20ppb. 2. The level of Lead in the Ground Cumin does not exceed 200 ppb. 3. The level of Lead in the Ground Shrimp does not exceed 75ppb and level of Arsenic in Ground Shrimp does not exceed 20ppb and level of Cadmium in Arsenic in Ground Shrimp does not exceed 120ppb. 4. The level of Lead in the Ground Sumac does not exceed 200ppb and level of Arsenic in Ground Sumac does not exceed 20ppb. La Fiesta agrees, promises, and represents that, as of the Effective Date, to the extent it ships or sells any Covered Products that exceed the levels outlined above, it will provide warnings on such Covered Products that comply with Proposition 65.
*Non-Contingent Civil Penalty:
$ 60,000.00
Attorney(s) Fees and Costs:
$ 130,000.00
Payment in Lieu of Penalty:
$ 0.00
Total Payments:
$ 190,000.00
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
Fax Number:
(310) 623-1930
Comments: 
This settlement is related to AG Numbers: 2020-01678, 2020-01724, 2020-02078, 2020-02900
Settlement
AG Number:
2020-01456
Settlement PDF: 
Settlement Date:
06/29/2021
Case Name: 
CAG v. B & V ENTERPRISES, INC. DBA SUPER KING MARKETS, et al
Court Name: 
Los Angeles County Superior Court
Court Docket Number: 
20STCV42397
Plaintiff: 
Consumer Advocacy Group, Inc.
Plaintiff Attorney: 
Reuben Yeroushalmi
Defendant: 
La Fiesta Food Products, Inc.
Injunctive Relief: 
LA FIESTA shall reformulate any Covered Products manufactured after the Effective Date and offered for sale in California to a point where: 1. The level of Lead in the Ground Cinnamon does not exceed 200 parts per billion (ppb) and level of Arsenic in Ground Cinnamon does not exceed 20ppb. 2. The level of Lead in the Ground Cumin does not exceed 200 ppb. 3. The level of Lead in the Ground Shrimp does not exceed 75ppb and level of Arsenic in Ground Shrimp does not exceed 20ppb and level of Cadmium in Arsenic in Ground Shrimp does not exceed 120ppb. 4. The level of Lead in the Ground Sumac does not exceed 200ppb and level of Arsenic in Ground Sumac does not exceed 20ppb. LA FIESTA agrees, promises, and represents that, as of the Effective Date, to the extent it ships or sells any Covered Products that exceed the levels outlined above, it will provide warnings on such Covered Products that comply with Proposition 65.
*Non-Contingent Civil Penalty:
$ 190,000.00
Attorney(s) Fees and Costs:
$ 130,000.00
Payment in Lieu of Penalty:
$ 0.00
Total Payments:
$ 320,000.00
Will settlement be submitted to court?
Will settlement be submitted to court?: 
Yes
Contact Name: 
Reuben Yeroushalmi
Contact Organization: 
Yeroushalmi & Yeroushalmi
Email Address:
admin@yeroushalmi.com
Address: 
9100 Wilshire Blvd., Ste 240 W
City, State, Zip:
Beverly Hills, CA 90212
Phone Number:
(310) 623-1926
Comments: 
This Settlement is related to AG Numbers: 2020-01678, 2020-01724, 2020-02078, 2020-02900


* 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.