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Old Spice Pure Sport Antiperspirant Spray

Benzene in Secret, Old Spice Aerosol Antiperspirants and Deodorants Class Action

This class action takes issue with Secret and Old Spice spray antiperspirants and deodorants, made by the Procter & Gamble Company (P&G). The complaint alleges that the products contain benzene, which the complaint calls “a known human carcinogen that offers no therapeutic deodorant or antiperspirant benefit…”  Read more

Consumer
Deceptive Labels, Deceptive Advertising, Contaminated with Harmful Substances
GrandeLASH-MD

Grande Cosmetics Enhancement Serums Are Drugs, Says California Class Action

Alexandra Mandel, the plaintiff in this case, developed a growth in her eye that had to be removed via surgery. The complaint says she believes the growth was caused by an ingredient in the GrandeLASH-MD Lash Enhancing Serum she was using. The complaint alleges that Grande Cosmetics, LLC makes three “Enhancing Serums” that are in  Read more

Consumer
Side Effects, Druglike Claims, Deceptive Advertising
Peeling Black Stainless Steel Coating

Samsung “Black Stainless Steel” Appliances Peeling Coating Class Action

Kitchen appliances like refrigerators, ranges, ovens, dishwashers, and microwaves are sold in various colors and outer materials. The complaint for this class action takes issue with certain “fingerprint resistant,” “black stainless steel” appliances sold by Samsung Electronics of America, Inc. The complaint alleges that these items are not really fronted with black stainless steel but  Read more

Consumer
Finish Paint or Coating, Defective Home Appliance
EthereumMax Name and Logo

EthereumMax Celebrity Promotion and Token Sale Class Action

This class action concerns sales of EthereumMax (EMAX) tokens, alleging that executives made false or misleading statements to investors about EthereumMax and disguised their control over it and a significant portion of the EMAX tokens to mislead investors. The complaint brings suit against an unknown entity it calls “Corporate Defendant X,” three individual executive defendants  Read more

Consumer
Deceptive Advertising, Cryptocurrency
Medify MA-40 Air Purifier

Medify Air Purifiers Ads CADR Rating, Room Size, Covid Effects Class Action

Air purifiers have become popular in recent years in large part because of Covid-19. Medify Air, LLC makes air purifiers, but the complaint for this class action alleges that it misleads consumers, both in the figures it advertises relating to air purification as well as in the fact that the company’s machines have not been  Read more

Consumer
Item Does Not Do What It Is Advertised to Do, False or Misleading Performance Figures, Deceptive Labels, Deceptive Advertising
Wal-Tussin Non-Drowsy Cough Medicine

Walgreen “Non-Drowsy” Drugs May Cause Drowsiness Class Action

Walgreen Boots Alliance, Inc. and Walgreen Co. are the defendants in this class action, which alleges that Walgreen’s stores sells its own generic cough and cold medicines that are advertised and labeled as being “Non-Drowsy” formulas. The complaint claims that some of them contain dextromethorphan (DXM) and that drowsiness is in fact a side effect  Read more

Consumer
Non-Drowsy Claims, Deceptive Labels, Deceptive Advertising
Algenist Name on Yellow Background

Algenist “Vegan Collagen” Products Skin Penetration Class Action

This class action brings suit against Algenist, LLC for its “vegan collagen” products. It alleges that representations about its topical skincare products are “false and misleading,” first, it says, because collagen products cannot penetrate the skin, and second, it claims, because plants cannot produce collagen.  Read more

Consumer
Item Does Not Do What It Is Advertised to Do, Deceptive Labels, Deceptive Advertising
Herbal Essences Dry Hair Care Aerosols

P&G Aerosol Dry Hair Care Products Benzene Content Class Action

This class action is one of many brought recently alleging the presence of benzene in personal care products from the Procter & Gamble Company (P&G). The complaint cites aerosol dry shampoo and dry conditioner products sold under the brand names Pantene, Aussie, Herbal Essences, Waterless, Old Spice, and Hair Food. The complaint alleges that these  Read more

Consumer
Deceptive Labels, Deceptive Advertising, Contaminated with Harmful Substances
Lance Whole Grain Peanut Butter Crackers

Lance Peanut Butter Crackers Whole Grain and Fiber Content Class Action

The complaint for this class action alleges, “The 2015-2020 Dietary Guidelines for Americans recommend that at least half of all grains eaten be whole grains.” The complaint for this class action alleges that Snyder’s-Lance, Inc. misleads consumers about its Lance Whole Grain Sandwich Crackers with Peanut Butter, giving consumers the impression the product contains more  Read more

Consumer
Deceptive Labels, Deceptive Advertising, Contains Too Little of Featured Ingredients
Ziploc Bags with Unbeatable Protection Claim

Ziploc Bags “Unbeatable” Protection and Freshness Claims Class Action

This class action brings suit against S.C. Johnson & Son, Inc. about its sealable Ziploc bags. The complaint alleges that the company makes claims about the bags, including “Unbeatable Protection” and “Unbeatable Freshness,” that it says are misleading or false. This is because explanations of the claims are limited, the complaint alleges, and their application  Read more

Consumer
Providing False or Misleading Information, Item Does Not Do What It Is Advertised to Do, False or Misleading Performance Figures, Deceptive Labels, Deceptive Advertising