TORONTO, May 8 /CNW/ - The law offices of Juroviesky and Ricci LLP have
filed a series of class action lawsuits in the Ontario Superior Court of
Justice against the manufacturers and distributors of many popular "Energy
Drink" products ("Defendants"), including those drinks known as Red Bull, Full
Throttle, Monster, Jolt, Amp and Rockstar.
The suits allege widespread violations of various consumer protection
legislation and certain common law causes of action. Juroviesky and Ricci LLP
are seeking to pursue remedies against the Defendants for breaches under the
Consumer Protection Act, the Food and Drugs Act and the Competition Act as
well as for Negligence and other claims based on the allegation that consumers
were not made aware of the potential health consequences of using "Energy
For further details, please see the statements of claim posted at
www.energydrinkclassaction.com (this site should be active shortly) and/or
www.jrclassactions.com. For more background information, please see the Health
Canada website regarding health risks of "Energy Drink" products, which can be
found at http://www.hc-sc.gc.ca/hl-vs/iyh-vsv/prod/energy-energie-eng.php.
Note that the statements of claim filed with the Ontario Superior Court
of Justice are the result of an extensive and independent investigation
conducted by Juroviesky and Ricci LLP. In respect of Canada, to the knowledge
of Juroviesky and Ricci LLP, no other statements of claim have been filed in
this matter against the Defendants and no other law firms, as at the time of
filing the statements of claim, represent plaintiffs in this litigation.
Because lawyers at Juroviesky and Ricci LLP have conducted a thorough
investigation on this matter, they are in a superior position to answer
questions about the claims alleged in the statements of claim, and can be
contacted to discuss these cases through the telephone number and/or e-mail
address indicated below.
To be included as a lead or representative plaintiff on these matters,
you must meet certain legal requirements. If you would like to join these
class actions as a lead or representative plaintiff, join as a class member,
or otherwise be included in the Energy Drink Class Action database, please
visit the following website: www.energydrinkclassaction.com, and provide us
with the information requested.
More information on this and other class actions can be found on the
Juroviesky and Ricci LLP Class Action website at www.jrclassactions.com.
For further information:
For further information: Juroviesky and Ricci LLP, Henry Juroviesky,
Tel: (416) 481-0718 Ext. 324, Fax: (416) 481-1792, Email: