60 Day Notice 2020-03360

AG Number: 
2020-03360
Notice PDF: 
Date Filed: 
12/10/2020
Noticing Party: 
Chemical Toxin Working Group, Inc.
David Steinman
Plaintiff Attorney: 
Chemical Toxin Working Group, Inc.
Alleged Violators: 
Nature’s Bounty Co.
Nature’s Bounty (DE), Inc.
Nature’s Bounty (NY), Inc.
Amazon.com Services LLC
Chemicals: 
Lead
Source: 
Sundown True Tranquility Valerian Root 530 mg 100 Capsules

60-Day Notice Document

Settlement
AG Number:
2020-03360
Settlement PDF: 
Settlement Date:
10/29/2021
Case Name: 
Chemical Toxin Working Group Inc. v. Nature’s Bounty
Court Name: 
Out-of-Court Settlement
Court Docket Number: 
None
Plaintiff: 
The Chemical Toxin Working Group Inc. dba Healthy Living Foundation Inc. (“HLF”)
Plaintiff Attorney: 
Poulsen Law P.C.
Defendant: 
The Nature’s Bounty Co. (“Nature’s Bounty”)
Injunctive Relief: 
Nature’s Bounty shall not engage in “Direct Sales to Consumers in the State of California” of any Covered Product on or after December 31, 2021. Nature’s Bounty, consistent with existing commercial commitments, agrees to cease manufacture of the Covered Product on or before March 11, 2022. This Agreement is intended to and does account for and apply to all sales of Covered Products in California or to California consumers.
*Non-Contingent Civil Penalty:
$ 40,100.00
Attorney(s) Fees and Costs:
$ 160,400.00
Payment in Lieu of Penalty:
$ 0.00
Total Payments:
$ 200,500.00
Will settlement be submitted to court?
Will settlement be submitted to court?: 
No
Contact Name: 
Aida Poulsen
Contact Organization: 
Poulsen Law P.C.
Email Address:
ap@poulsenlaw.org
Address: 
282 11TH AVE SUITE 2612
City, State, Zip:
NEW YORK, NY 100011278
Phone Number:
646-776-5999


* 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.