In re Aurora Dairy Corp. Organic Milk Marketing and Sales Practices Litigation

 

Attorneys at WhatleyKallas served on the Executive Committee in this national class action pending in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Missouri.  The case was being prosecuted on behalf of consumers against Aurora Dairy and several retailers, including Wal-Mart, Costco, and Safeway, for alleged violations of various states’ consumer protection statutes arising out of the defendants’ misrepresentation of the organic practices used to make the milk they sold. On September 7, 2012, the case was settled for $7,500,000 as cash compensation to the Settlement Class. For more information on the settlement, please visit http://organicmilkmarketingsettlement.com.