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KT Sports Tape Settlement

KT Health has agreed to provide $1,750,000 to compensate buyers of its KT Tape varieties, thanks to a class action alleging that the company violated Massachusetts and federal laws and made false claims in advertising and marketing the tapes. The advertising claimed that KT Tape would relieve pain from sports injuries, and also that it  Read more

Diet Coke Weight Gain and Health Problems Class Action

Does drinking Diet Coke actually lead to weight gain and increased risks of metabolic disease, diabetes, and cardiovascular disease? That’s what the complaint for this class action claims, adding that the “diet” part of the name “Diet Coke” is false, misleading, and unlawful. The complaint quotes a number of studies showing that nonnutritive sweeteners, such  Read more

Proganix Vitamin E and Ceramide 3 “Repair” Products Class Action

Vogue International sells a line of hair care products under the name “Proganix” that, according to the complaint for this class action, promise to “repair” hair. In fact, as shown in the image of the products in the complaint, the word “repair” is the single largest word on the label. But according to the complaint,  Read more

Atkins Nutritionals “Net Carbs” Claims Omit Sugar Alcohols California Class Action

The complaint for this class action alleges that “net carbs” calculation on Atkins Nutritionals products is deceptive because it fails to properly take sugar alcohols into account. To calculate a product’s “net carbs,” Atkins takes the number of carbs it contains and subtracts both fiber and sugar alcohols, which the complaint claims provides a false  Read more

Amish Secret Wood Polish Missouri Settlement

Telebrands Corporation has agreed to settle a class action alleging that the company made false and misleading claims in advertising, marketing, and selling its Amish Amish Secret Handmade Wood Polish. The complaint alleged that the company violated Missouri laws in its representations about the product’s quality, superiority, and effectiveness.   Read more

Atkins Snack Food Deceptive “Net Carb” Calculation Class Action

We’ve all heard of the famous “Atkins Diet,” developed by Dr. Robert Coleman Atkins, which focuses on limiting unhealthy carbohydrates. According to the complaint, Atkins believed that simple calorie counting ignored the fact that different foods had very different glycemic effects and that these made a big difference in whether food was used for energy  Read more

Now Health Liver Detoxifier Supplement Class Action

The complaint for this class action alleges that Now Health advertises its Liver Detoxifier & Regenerator product a "What else?—detoxifying and regenerating the liver," a claim that the complaint calls false. According to the complaint, the human body has detoxifying and regenerative functions and the liver is one of the organs that perform them, but  Read more

Rust-Oleum Spray Paint Coverage Settlement

This is the settlement for a class action alleging that Rust-Oleum deceptively advertised its 2x spray paint products as offering twice as much coverage as competing brands. The products included in this action include the following: Rust-Oleum Painter’s Touch Ultra Cover 2X spray paint Rust-Oleum Painter's Touch 2X Ultra Cover spray paint Rust-Oleum PaintPlus Ultra  Read more

Evanger’s and Against the Grain Pet Foods Pentobarbital Class Action

In recent years, pet food scandals have caused people to do more research about what they feed their pets. But this research primarily involves finding out what pet food makers say about their products and trusting those claims, as plaintiffs Nicole and Guy Mael trusted the claims that Evanger’s made about its dog food. However,  Read more

Hyland’s Homeopathic Products Class Action Settlement

This class action lawsuit claims that Hyland's made false and misleading statements about the effectiveness of their homeopathic products.  Read more