March 6th, 2019
In February 2019, a class-action lawsuit was filed against Campbell Soup Company regarding the marketing for V8 Energy, V8 Energy – Sparkling, and V8 Energy – Diet. The complaint claims that the company: Falsely markets that the caffeine in the drinks provides “steady energy” and does not cause a crash when, according to plaintiffs, these
July 9th, 2018
In July 2018, a class-action lawsuit was filed against Campbell Soup Company for allegedly deceptively marketing its soups as having “No Preservatives Added” and “Made With Patience, Not Preservatives” when, according to plaintiffs, the soups contain the preservatives citric acid and ascorbic acid. (Cabrega et al v. Campbell Soup Co., Case No. 18-cv-3827, E. D.
April 9th, 2018
In April 2018, a class-action lawsuit was filed against Campbell Soup Company for allegedly falsely advertising V8 Splash. Specifically, the complaint alleges that the company markets the fruit-flavored beverages – including the Berry Blend and Strawberry Kiwi flavors – as healthy, natural, and filled with fruit and vegetable juices when, according to the plaintiffs, the
May 12th, 2017
July 2015: This action was voluntarily dismissed, the reasons for which have not been disclosed. The named plaintiff’s claims were dismissed and the class members’ claims were dismissed . November 2014: A false advertising class-action lawsuit was filed against Campbell Soup Company in September 2014 (and transferred to federal court in November 2014). Specifically, the
April 7th, 2017
March 2017: A federal judge granted Campbell Soup Company’s motion to dismiss because plaintiffs’ claims were preempted by federal law. Later that month, plaintiffs filed a Notice of Appeal regarding the decision to dismiss the complaint. April 2016: Multiple class-action lawsuits were filed against Campbell Soup Company for allegedly falsely marketing Healthy Request Chunky Grilled Chicken
November 19th, 2015
Where’s the butter in this butter cookie? And where is it actually made?
August 29th, 2013
March 2014: Each of the named plaintiffs voluntarily dismissed their claims . The reasons for the dismissals have not been disclosed. Click on the links below to see each filing. O’Shea Voluntary Dismissal Powers Voluntary Dismissal Waldron Voluntary Dismissal January 2014: These three cases were consolidated. (13-cv-4887, D. NJ.) December 2013: The Powers case was