One No-Hide Chew and Packaging

No-Hide Chews Deceptive No-Rawhide Claims Class Action

Earth Animal “No-Hide Dog Chews” are named to advertise the claim that the chews do not contain rawhide. But this class action brings suit against Earth Animal Ventures, Inc., Earth Animal Ventures, LLC, and Pony Express Foods, LLC alleging that the chews do in fact contain rawhide.  Read more

Consumer
Deceptive Labels, Deceptive Advertising, Contains Substance It Claims Not to Contain
Box of Annie's Bunny Fruit Snacks

Annie’s Bunny Fruit Snacks Too Much Slack Fill New York Class Action

Empty space in a box containing food or other products is called “slack fill.” A number of good reasons exist as to why some slack fill may be needed for effective packaging. But the complaint for this class action brings suit against Annie’s, Inc. alleging that the slack fill in Annie’s Homegrown brand Bunny Fruit  Read more

Consumer
Excessive Slack Fill, Deceptive Packaging, Deceptive Advertising
Box of Organic 365 Chocolate & Almond Ice Cream Bars

Organic 365 Ice Cream Bars “Dipped in Chocolate” Labeling Class Action

Whole Foods Market Group, Inc. sells ice cream bars that are purportedly dipped in chocolate and covered with almonds, under the Organic 365 brand. The complaint alleges that the representation of the outer layer as “chocolate” or chocolate coating” is “false, deceptive, and misleading because the purported chocolate contains vegetable oils.”  Read more

Consumer
Deceptive Labels, Deceptive Advertising, Chocolate Regulations
Carton of Wholesome Pantry Vanilla Coconutmilk

Wholesome Pantry “Vanilla” Coconutmilk Drink Labeling Class Action

The Wholesome Pantry brand offers a “Vanilla” Coconutmilk drink. This class action brings suit against the brand’s owner, Wakefern Food Corporation, alleging that the drink drink “purport[s] to be flavored only with vanilla” but in reality contains little or no vanilla.  Read more

Consumer
Deceptive Labels, Deceptive Advertising, Contains Too Little of Featured Ingredients
Carton of Orgain Sweet Vanilla Bean High-Protein Nutritional Shake

Orgain “Sweet Vanilla Bean” High-Protein Milk Drink Labeling Class Action

Orgain, LLC offers what it calls an “All-in-One Nutritional Shake”—a high protein milk drink—in what it calls “Sweet Vanilla Bean Flavor.” The complaint for this class action argues that the drink “purport[s] to be flavored only with vanilla” but in reality contains little or no vanilla.  Read more

Consumer
Deceptive Labels, Deceptive Advertising, Contains Too Little of Featured Ingredients
Concert Event with Lights Spilling onto Audience

Stubhub No Refund for Covid-19 Cancellations Class Action

Stubhub, Inc. and its subsidiary or affiliate, Last Minute Transactions, Inc., offer what the complaint calls “the world’s largest ‘secondary market’ for event tickets” from the Stubhub website. Under their FanProtect guarantee, they promised customers they would give cash refunds for canceled shows—until Covid-19 showed up. The complaint for this class action alleges that the  Read more

Consumer
Failure To Pay For Refund, Event Tickets, Entertainment
Luminox Watch

Luminox Watch Faces Fogging Problem Class Action

Lumondi, Inc., doing business as Luminox Watch Company, imports Luminox watches, which are advertised as the “Official Watch of the Navy SEALS.” According to the complaint, the company also markets its watches to “military service members, scuba divers, first responders, athletes and ‘rugged outdoorsmen’ seeking ‘extreme performance’ from their timepieces.” However, the complaint alleges that,  Read more

Consumer
Item Does Not Do What It Is Advertised to Do, Deceptive Advertising, Breach of warranty
Online Ad for Sally Beauty Liter Sale

Sally Beauty Supply Quart Bottles at “Liter Sale” Class Action

Sally Beauty Supply, LLC has 4,000 stores around the world, half of them in the US. They sell both Sally Beauty professional product lines of products and third-party products. The complaint for this class action alleges that the company’s regular “Liter Sales” are deceptively advertised, because many of the products on sale at those times  Read more

Consumer
Underfilled Product, Deceptive Labels, Deceptive Advertising
Box of True Lemon Lemonade Packets

True Lemon or True Lime Mislabeled Drink Mix Packets Class Action

Grand Brands, Inc. does business as True Citrus or True Lemon. It makes packets of drink mixes that consumers use to flavor water. The packet labels claim to contain only “simple and clean” ingredients and “natural flavors,’ but the complaint for this class action alleges that this creates the false perception that the drink mixes  Read more

Consumer
Deceptive Labels, Deceptive Advertising, Contains synthetic ingredients, All Natural Claims
Box of Celestial Seasonings Honey Vanilla Chamomile Tea

Celestial Seasonings “Honey Vanilla” Chamomile Tea New York Class Action

Consumers these days prefer natural flavors. But that’s not all: They want the flavors to come from the “characterizing ingredient” advertised. That is, if a drink is said to be honey- or vanilla-flavored, they expect the flavor to come from real honey or real vanilla, and not from some other ingredient, natural or otherwise, that  Read more

Consumer
Deceptive Labels, Deceptive Advertising, Contains Too Little of Featured Ingredients