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

Medify MA-40 Air Purifier

Welch’s Grape Juice “Healthy Heart” Claims Settlement

Welch Foods, Inc. is paying a million and a half dollars to settle a class action alleging that its labeling of three juice products is misleading. According to the complaint, labeling that stated that the juices supported or promoted a healthy heart was misleading.  Read more

Welch's Grape Juice

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

Wal-Tussin Non-Drowsy Cough Medicine

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

Algenist Name on Yellow Background

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

Herbal Essences Dry Hair Care Aerosols

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

Lance Whole Grain Peanut Butter Crackers

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

Ziploc Bags with Unbeatable Protection Claim

Van’s Waffles and Pancakes Amount of Protein Provided Class Action

Food companies sometimes tout the amount of protein in their products. But this can be deceptive, because not all proteins are of equal value to humans. The complaint for this class action alleges that certain of Van’s International Foods, Inc. products are misbranded, because they are not labeled to give an accurate picture of their  Read more

Van’s Power Grains Protein Original Waffles

Whole Foods 365 Long Grain & Wild Rice Excessive Slack Fill Class Action

Consumers may not look closely at labeling information when they pick items off their supermarket shelves. The complaint for this class action alleges that Whole Foods Market Group, Inc. takes advantage of this superficial attention by using a box for its 365 brand Long Grain & Wild Rice—Rice Pilaf that is too large for the  Read more

Whole Foods 365 Long Grain & Wild Rice Pilaf

Bosch “Titanium” Drill Bits Not Made of Titanium Class Action

Certain metals are stronger than other metals, making metal composition an important characteristic for consumers looking to buy tools. The complaint for this class action alleges that Robert Bosch Tool Corporation advertises that certain of its drill bits as being “titanium” when in fact they are not made of that material.  Read more

Hands Using a Bosch Drill