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Sunita Bali is a partner with the firm's Litigation practice and has substantial experience litigating cases in California state and federal courts.

Thomas v. Costco Wholesale Corp., No. 5:12cv2908 (N.D. Cal.):  Plaintiff alleged that eight of Costco’s Kirkland Signature food products are improperly labeled in violation of state and federal law.  After the Court dismissed some of Plaintiff’s claims in March, Plaintiff filed an amended complaint adding two new claims: violations of the implied warranty of merchantability

Rahman v. Mott’s LLP, No. 3:13-cv-03482 (N.D. Cal.):  In this proposed class action, the court dismissed claims that Mott’s applesauce is improperly labeled as having “no sugar added,” although it allowed claims regarding Mott’s apple juice to proceed.  As to applesauce, the court held that the complaint did not plead sufficient facts to show