Bottle of Natural Bliss Almond Milk Coffee Creamer

Natural Bliss “Vanilla” Almond Milk Coffee Creamer New York Class Action

A steady stream of class actions from a single law firm has been challenging the designation of certain food and drink products as “vanilla.” This latest entry brings suit against Nestle Holdings, Inc. for its Natural Bliss “Vanilla” Almond Milk Coffee Creamer, which the complaint claims does not contain the amount of real vanilla suggested  Read more

Consumer
Deceptive Labels, Deceptive Advertising, Contains Too Little of Featured Ingredients
2012 Audi A4

BG Products Engine Performance Restoration and Protection Plan Missouri Class Action

This class action relates to an Engine Performance Restoration Kit from Defendant BG Products, Incorporated, which included a Lifetime BG Protection Plan. The complaint alleges that BG has violated the Missouri Merchandising Practices Act and the common law principle of money had and received, although the specifics of the allegations are unclear.  Read more

Consumer
Insurance, Denial of Benefits, Automobile or Auto Parts
KeyBank Location

KeyBank Overdraft and Nonsufficient Funds Fees Class Action

KeyBank, the complaint for this class action alleges, charges customers improper overdraft (OD) and nonsufficient funds (NSF) fees. It alleges that the bank charges customers OD fees in improper circumstances and charges more than one NSF fee on a single transaction.  Read more

Consumer
Your Bank, Overdraft Fees, Insufficient or Non-Sufficient Funds Fees, Additional charges in breach of contract
Canister of Similac Toddler Formula

Similac Go & Grow Toddler Drink Misleading Labeling New York Class Action

The toddler years, the complaint says, are important for giving toddlers healthy food preferences. Formula made for toddlers is also called transition formula, because it is intended to be used in the transition from breastfeeding to a normal diet. At issue in this class action is Abbott Laboratories, Inc, Similac Go & Grow Toddler Drink,  Read more

Consumer
Toddler Formula, Deceptive Labels, Deceptive Advertising
Coyote Standing in the Snow

Canada Goose US Coyote Fur Products Ethical Claims Class Action

Many consumers these days are concerned about animal welfare. Canada Goose US, Inc. claims to obtain coyote fur through ethical and humane practices, but the complaint for this class action alleges that it actually permits “cruel methods” of trapping and killing.  Read more

Consumer
Deceptive Labels, Deceptive Advertising, Animal Health and Welfare
Cannister of Gerber Toddler Formula

Gerber Good Start Grow Stage 3 Formula Difference from Infants Formula Class Action

Gerber makes a milk-based toddler formula called Gerber Good Start Grow Stage 3, a toddler transition formula, also labeled “Toddler Drink, Milk Based Powder.” The complaint alleges that this formula’s name is deceptive and misleading for a number of reasons, in part because it does not make clear how it differs from its infant formula,  Read more

Consumer
Toddler Formula, Deceptive Labels, Deceptive Advertising
Carton of Prairie Farms Vanilla Bean Ice Cream

Prairie Farms “Vanilla Bean” Ice Cream WI, IL, MI, MN, IA Class Action

Prairie Farms Dairy, Inc. makes ice creams purported to be “vanilla” in flavor under the Prairie Farms Small Batch brand, including a Premium Vanilla Bean Ice Cream. However, the complaint for this class action alleges that the ice cream’s “vanilla” labeling is false and misleading, because “the Product is not flavored mainly from vanilla beans  Read more

Consumer
Deceptive Labels, Deceptive Advertising, Contains Too Little of Featured Ingredients
Bottle of TRESemme Keratin Hair Smoothing Shampoo

TRESemmé Keratin Shampoos Hair Loss and Damage Class Action

Unilever makes the TRESemmé hair products, including a TRESemmé Keratin Hair Smoothing Shampoo and a TRESemmé Keratin Smooth Color Shampoo. Consumers might imagine that a “smooth” or “smoothing” hair product is gentle and repairing, but the complaint for this class action alleges that the products contain ingredients that “cause[] significant hair loss and/or scalp irritation…”  Read more

Consumer
Made or Constructed with Harmful Chemicals, Deceptive Labels, Deceptive Advertising

Graco Car Seats Useful Life Partly Expired New Jersey Class Action

Child car seats now may come with expiration dates. Newell Brands, Inc. and Graco Children’s Products, Inc. are the companies behind Graco-brand car seats, and the complaint for this class action alleges that the seats are being offered for sale with “a significant portion of their limited useful life … expired.”  Read more

Consumer
Portion of Useful Life Expired, Deceptive Advertising, Child Car Seat
Can of Target Toddler Next Stage Formula

Target Toddler Next Stage Formula Difference from Infants Formula Class Action

Target Corporation makes baby and toddler formula. At issue in this class action is its Toddler Next Stage, Milk Drink Powder formula. The complaint alleges that this formula’s name is deceptive and misleading for a number of reasons, in part because it “does not state, in clear terms, what it is in a way that  Read more

Consumer
Toddler Formula, Deceptive Labels, Deceptive Advertising