Firm partner appointed lead counsel in Honest Company class action

August 26, 2016 – Firm Partner Nicholas Carlin was appointed today Co-Lead Interim Class Counsel today by Federal District Court Judge John A. Kronstadt in the firm’s consumer class action against The Honest Company. The plaintiffs in that lawsuit contend that The Honest Company, founded in 2011 by celebrity Jessica Alba and others, falsely advertised non-natural products as “natural” and that its sunscreen was not effective.  The case, Shane Michael v. Honest Company, Inc., Case No. 2:15-cv-07059, is pending in the Central District of California in Los Angeles.  The court has set a further hearing in the matter for March 20, 2017.