Ginkgold Ginkgo Extract Claims Settlement

Schwabe North America, Inc. and Nature’s Way Products, LLC are settling a class action claiming they engaged in false advertising of their Ginkgold Advanced Ginkgo Extract and Ginkgold Max Advanced Ginkgo Extract. The complaint alleged that the companies advertised that the products provided cognitive health benefits that they do not actually provide, thus violating consumer  Read more

Box and Bottle of Ginkgold

Joint Juice Products False Advertising of Benefits California Class Action

Premier Nutrition Company sells a line of “Joint Juice” products that purportedly help users with osteoarthritis. The complaint for this class action allege that the company’s advertising and labeling of these products are false and misleading.  Read more

Six-Pack of Joint Juice Bottles

Active Wow Activated Charcoal Tooth Products Misleading Claims Class Action

Active Wow (officially Matherson Organics, LLC) offers a line of tooth products containing active charcoal that the company advertises as safe and beneficial. The complaint for this class action alleges that Active Wow does not “possess the requisite evidence to substantiate its claims concerning the benefits and safety of its Charcoal Tooth Products”—and, in fact,  Read more

Active Wow Activated Charcoal Dentifrice

Prevagen “Memory Improvement” Supplement Settlement

This settlement resolves a number of class actions against Quincy Bioscience, LLC and other related companies concerning its supplement Prevagen. The complaint alleged that Prevagen was marketed as improving memory but that these claims were false and misleading. In addition to this Action, this Settlement also resolves all Prevagen Actions (as defined in the Settlement  Read more

Box of Prevagen

Pro Teeth Whitening Charcoal Toothpaste Advertising Claims Class Action

Pro Teeth Whitening Co. Ltd. sells tooth care products that contain activated charcoal. While activated charcoal products have become popular recently, the complaint for this class action calls the claims made for the Pro Teeth charcoal dentifrices “misleading, deceptive and unsubstantiated.”  Read more

Jar of Pro Teeth Teeth Whitening Powder

Lipozene Efficacy Claims Settlement

This settlement resolves a class action brought against Obesity Research Institute, LLC, Continuity Products, LLC, Henny den Uijl, and Sandra den Uijl. The complaint alleged that the packaging, labeling, and marketing materials for Lipozene weight loss pills violated California consumer and other laws because it contained false and misleading information about the drug’s efficacy.  Read more

Two-Bottle Box of Lipozene

Protalus Insoles Inflated Claims of Relief Class Action

Protalus makes shoe inserts or insoles. The complaint for this class action alleges that Protalus, LLC, Protalus USA, LLC, and Protalus Holdings, LLC makes false claims about these orthotics, claiming they can relieve a number of conditions and problems.   Read more

Pair of Protalus Insoles

VSL#3 Probiotics Change of Formula False Advertising Class Action

When people buy a certain product, which goes by a certain name, they expect the product to remain the same, unless they’re told otherwise. However, the complaint for this class action alleges that, when VSL Pharmaceuticals lost the rights to the formula for their VSL#3 probiotic medical food formula, they simply replaced it with an  Read more

Box of VSL#3

RockTape Claims of Better Blood Flow, Lymph Drainage Class Action

RockTape’s tagline is “Go stronger, longer.” The complaint for this class action brings suit against its maker, Tumbleweed, and its owner, Implus Footcare, LLC, claiming that that and other statements about the benefits of RockTape are simply not true.  Read more

Woman's Shoulder and Upper Arm Taped Up with Rocktape

Aveeno “Stress Relief” Lavender Products False Advertising Class Action

A couple of stress-relief personal products might be providing a little stress for Johnson & Johnson Consumer Companies, Inc. The complaint for this class action alleges that two of its products do not in fact relieve stress or calm and relax users.  Read more

Aveeno Stress Relief Moisturizing Lotion