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ReJuvenation Deceptive Advertising Claims FTC Settlement

Quantum Wellness Botanical Institute, LLC, CEO Fred Auzene, and former marketer Maria Gutierrez Veloso are settling a class action alleging that they deceptively advertised ReJuvenation as providing all kinds of anti-aging benefits. The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) brought an action against the parties because of advertising saying it would reverse the aging process, repair physical  Read more

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Target Up&Up Hand Sanitizer “99.99% of Germs” Claim Illinois Class Action

Target Corporation makes an alcohol-based hand sanitizer under its up&up brand. The hand sanitizer, like many such products, has a promise printed on its label: “kills 99.99% of germs*[.]” Is it really so thorough? The complaint for this class action alleges that this claim is false and misleading, “because alcohol-based hand sanitizers, such as the  Read more

Pumping Hand Sanitizer onto Hand

Neuriva Scientifically “Proven” Products Settlement

Reckitt Benckiser, LLC and RB Health (US), LLC are settling a number of class actions regarding their Neuriva products, including Neuriva Original, Neuriva Plus, or Neuriva De-Stress, in any sizes. The complaint alleged that they advertised the products were clinically and scientifically “proven,” but that these representations are false and misleading and violate consumer protection  Read more

Neuriva Original and Neuriva Plus

Crest, Oral-B Gum & Enamel Repair Toothpastes Illinois Class Action

Can toothpastes really help repair gums? The complaint for this class action says no. It bring suit against the Procter & Gamble Company (P&G) for the marketing and labeling of two of its products: Crest Gum & Enamel Repair Toothpaste, in Intensive Clean and Advanced Whitening varieties, and Oral-B Gum & Enamel Repair Toothpaste.  Read more

Crest Gum & Enamel Repair Toothpaste

Tom’s of Maine Charcoal Toothpastes Misleading Claims Class Action

Tom’s of Maine, Inc. originated as a brand of supposedly “natural” personal care products, such as toothpaste, soap, and deodorant. The complaint for this class action brings suit against the company for deceptive marketing and misleading claims and omissions, in connection with the sale of toothpastes with activated charcoal.  Read more

Tom's of Maine Charcoal Toothpaste

WaveCel Bicycle Helmets Concussion Protection Claims Class Action

In a press release, Trek Bicycle Corporation touted its Bontrager WaveCel bicycle helmets as “A major advancement in the protection against cycling-related head injuries.” The complaint alleges that the marketing and promotion of this helmet gives the impression that it can reduce the incidence of concussion better than other helmets. However, the complaint contends that  Read more

Cyclist Wearing a Bontrager WaveCel Helmet

Snow Tooth-Whitening and Covid-19 Product Claims New York Class Action

Snow Teeth Whitening, LLC, the possible subsidiary of Foresold, LLC, makes tooth whitening products. The complaint for this class action alleges that the advertising and marketing of the products is “fraudulent, false, and misleading…” The complaint alleges that the companies “have recently even sought to extend their fraud to suggest their products could offer protection  Read more

A Snow Tooth-Whitening Kit

Under Armour Claims for Rush Athletic Clothing NY, NJ, PA Class Action

Under Armour, Inc. (UA) makes a “Rush” line of athletic clothing which it claims are “the Fabric Version of an Infrared Sauna, Recycling the Body’s Energy During Performance.” But the complaint for this class action alleges that the company’s claims for these clothes are false and that they do not do what the company claims  Read more

Torso and Legs Wearing Rush Clothing

Theraworx Muscle Cramp Reliever Deceptive Advertising New York Class Action

Avadim Health, Inc. offers a product called Theraworx Muscle Cramp & Spasm (MCS) Relief Foam that contains the active ingredient magnesium sulfate and that is sold with a knee compression sleeve. Avadim makes certain claims for the Theraworx MCS which the complaint for this class action alleges are “false, deceptive and misleading.” In fact, the  Read more

Theraworx Product and Box

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