60 Day Notice 2020-02668

AG Number: 
2020-02668
Notice PDF: 
Date Filed: 
10/09/2020
Noticing Party: 
Consumer Advocacy Group
Plaintiff Attorney: 
Reuben Yeroushalmi
Alleged Violators: 
Paradigm Trends
Homegoods, Inc.
Chemicals: 
Di(2-ethylhexyl)phthalate (DEHP)
Source: 
Home Accessories

60-Day Notice Document

Settlement
AG Number:
2020-02668
Settlement PDF: 
Settlement Date:
05/11/2021
Case Name: 
CAG, INC. v. DESIGN AMERICA IMPORT CORP. dba PARADIGM TRENDS
Court Name: 
Los Angeles County Superior Court
Court Docket Number: 
20STCV46166
Plaintiff: 
CONSUMER ADVOCACY GROUP, INC.
Plaintiff Attorney: 
Reuben Yeroushalmi
Defendant: 
DESIGN AMERICA IMPORT CORP. DBA PARADIGM TRENDS
Injunctive Relief: 
PARADIGM agrees, promises, and represents that after the Effective Date PARADIGM shall reformulate any Covered Products manufactured after the Effective Date and offered for sale in California to a point where the level of DEHP in the Covered Products does not exceed 0.1% by weight. PARADIGM agrees, promises, and represents that, as of the Effective Date, to the extent it ships or sells any Covered Products in existing inventory that have not been reformulated, it will provide warnings on such Covered Products that comply with Proposition 65.
*Non-Contingent Civil Penalty:
$ 52,000.00
Attorney(s) Fees and Costs:
$ 40,000.00
Payment in Lieu of Penalty:
$ 0.00
Total Payments:
$ 92,000.00
Will settlement be submitted to court?
Will settlement be submitted to court?: 
No
Contact Name: 
Reuben D Yeroushalmi
Contact Organization: 
Yeroushalmi & Yeroushalmi
Email Address:
admin@yeroushalmi.com
Address: 
9100 Wilshire Blvd, Ste. 240
City, State, Zip:
Beverly Hills, CA 90212
Phone Number:
(310) 623-1926
Settlement
AG Number:
2020-02668
Settlement PDF: 
Settlement Date:
05/11/2021
Case Name: 
CAG, INC. v. DESIGN AMERICA IMPORT CORP. dba PARADIGM TRENDS
Court Name: 
Los Angeles County Superior Court
Court Docket Number: 
20STCV46166
Plaintiff: 
CONSUMER ADVOCACY GROUP, INC.
Plaintiff Attorney: 
Reuben Yeroushalmi
Defendant: 
DESIGN AMERICA IMPORT CORP. DBA PARADIGM TRENDS
Injunctive Relief: 
PARADIGM agrees, promises, and represents that after the Effective Date PARADIGM shall reformulate any Covered Products manufactured after the Effective Date and offered for sale in California to a point where the level of DEHP in the Covered Products does not exceed 0.1% by weight. PARADIGM agrees, promises, and represents that, as of the Effective Date, to the extent it ships or sells any Covered Products in existing inventory that have not been reformulated, it will provide warnings on such Covered Products that comply with Proposition 65.
*Non-Contingent Civil Penalty:
$ 52,000.00
Attorney(s) Fees and Costs:
$ 40,000.00
Payment in Lieu of Penalty:
$ 0.00
Total Payments:
$ 92,000.00
Will settlement be submitted to court?
Will settlement be submitted to court?: 
No
Contact Name: 
Reuben D Yeroushalmi
Contact Organization: 
Yeroushalmi & Yeroushalmi
Email Address:
admin@yeroushalmi.com
Address: 
9100 Wilshire Blvd, Ste. 240
City, State, Zip:
Beverly Hills, CA 90212
Phone Number:
(310) 623-1926


* 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.