Lawsuit Filed Against Al-Bev Marketers

Published: 12/13/2003

WASHINGTON - A Washington, D.C., plastic surgeon last month filed a class action lawsuit against several beer, spirits and wine marketers, alleging deceptive marketing practices targeted at underage consumers. The plaintiff, Ayman Hakki, seeks to represent all parents whose funds were used without their prior knowledge for the illegal purchase of beverage alcohol by their underage children.