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Wal-Mart’s Rollback Prices

April 24th, 2017

August 2017: This case was voluntarily dismissed , the reasons for which have not been disclosed. April 2017: A class-action lawsuit was filed against Walmart for allegedly deceptively advertising pricing discounts by comparing “rollback” prices to false regular prices that were not the prevailing market price for the three months immediately before the advertisement, as


Walmart’s Parent’s Choice Pediatric Shakes

March 4th, 2020

February 2020: Plaintiffs filed an amended complaint bringing similar allegations and adding allegations that Walmart misleadingly advertises that the characterizing flavor in its vanilla shakes is vanilla when, according to plaintiffs, the flavor comes from unspecified “Natural Flavors.” January 2020: A federal judge granted in part and denied in part Walmart’s motion to dismiss. The


Walmart’s Bill Payment Services

January 30th, 2020

December 2019: This case was transferred to federal court. (Case No. 19-cv-10983, C. D. Cal.) August 2019: A class-action lawsuit was filed against Walmart for allegedly falsely advertising that customers who use its bill payment service to pay third parties will be notified if payments are unsuccessful when, according to plaintiffs, such notification does not


Great Value LED Light Bulbs

November 19th, 2019

In November 2019, a class-action lawsuit was filed against Wal-Mart for allegedly falsely advertising that its Great Value LED light bulbs are ENERGY STAR® qualified, use less energy, and cost less to operate than regular light bulbs when, according to plaintiffs, the Great Value LED light bulbs do not meet ENERGY STAR® standards and do


Lang Pharma Nutrition’s CoQ-10 Softgels

January 24th, 2019

In July 2018, a state judge preliminarily approved a settlement of a class-action lawsuit filed against Lang Pharma Nutrition (a company that supplies retailers with CoQ-10 supplements to sell under their store brand names) and four retailers who sell Lang supplements – Walmart, CVS, Walgreens, and Meijer – alleging that they misleadingly market store brand


Equate High Absorption CoQ-10

January 24th, 2019

December 2017: This case was voluntarily dismissed , the reasons for which have not been disclosed. The plaintiff also agreed not to refile a similar complaint until the earlier of 90 days after the dismissal or the date the settlement in Jackson v. Lang Pharma Nutrition fails. August 2017: A class-action lawsuit was filed against


“Independent Doctors of Optometry” at Walmart

August 8th, 2018

July 2018: The Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals found that the District Court properly dismissed the case but it should not have been dismissed so it remanded the case to be dismissed . (Case No. 17-55539, 9th Cir.) March 2017: A federal judge dismissed this action finding that the plaintiffs failed to show that they


Parent’s Choice Organic Rice Rusks

June 21st, 2018

In June 2018, a class-action lawsuit was filed against Walmart for allegedly failing to disclose that Parent’s Choice Organic Rice Rusks contain milk and eggs. (Kelly et al v. Wal-Mart Stores, Inc., Case No. 18-cv-702, N. D. NY.) For more of TINA.org’s coverage of Walmart, click here.


Welspun India’s “100% Egyptian Cotton” Bed Linens

June 7th, 2018

March 2017: The Monahan case was consolidated with In re Welspun Litigation. February 2017: A Consolidated Amended Class Action Complaint was filed. The complaint makes the same allegation (i.e., that the bed linens are falsely marketed as being “100% Egyptian Cotton” when the bed linens were produced using a non-Egyptian cotton) and adds two more


Equate Migraine

June 7th, 2018

December 2013: This case was voluntarily dismissed , the reasons for which have not been disclosed. October 2013: A class-action lawsuit was filed against Walmart for allegedly falsely marketing Equate Extra Strength Headache Relief and Equate Migraine Relief. Specifically, the complaint alleges that the company falsely markets Equate Migraine as a “superior and more-potent drug


Walmart’s Equate Migraine

April 27th, 2018

April 2016: The Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals affirmed the dismissal concluding that the complaint failed to state a claim upon which relief could be granted. (Case No. 14-55752, 9th Cir.) May 2014: Because plaintiffs did not file an amended complaint after their case was dismissed , the case was dismissed . Later in May,


Equate Migraine Pain Reliever

April 27th, 2018

December 2013: This case was voluntarily dismissed , the reasons for which have not been disclosed. September 2013: A class-action lawsuit was filed against Walmart for allegedly deceptively marketing the over-the-counter pain reliever Equate Migraine Pain Reliever. Specifically, plaintiffs claim that Walmart promotes Equate Migraine as a stronger medicine than Equate Headache that will more


Thread Counts of Bed Linens at Walmart

April 23rd, 2018

A false advertising class-action lawsuit against Walmart was dismissed in March 2007. The 2006 complaint alleged that the store inflated the thread count of bed linens by counting each strand in a yarn as a separate thread resulting in an actual thread count that was doubled, tripled, or quadrupled. The named plaintiff’s claims were dismissed


Spring Valley Glucosamine Sulfate

April 3rd, 2018

In March 2018, a class-action lawsuit was filed against Walmart for allegedly mislabeling Spring Valley joint health supplements as containing glucosamine sulfate when, according to plaintiffs, they contain glucosamine hydrochloride and potassium sulfate. The complaint also alleges that, because the supplements do not contain the ingredient on the product label, they are not effective for


Nest Fresh Eggs

March 14th, 2018

In March 2018, two class-action lawsuits were filed against Walmart for allegedly falsely marketing that Nest Fresh Egg Farms “farm fresh” eggs are laid by hens “with outdoor access” when, according to plaintiffs, the hens are kept in industrial barns that have enclosed porches with roofs and screens and the hens do not have access


Organic Marketside “farm fresh” Eggs

January 9th, 2018

In January 2018, a class-action lawsuit was filed against Walmart and Cal-Maine Foods for allegedly falsely advertising that Organic Marketside “farm fresh” eggs are laid by hens with access to the outdoors when, according to the complaint, the hens are kept in industrial barns that have enclosed porches with roofs and screens and these porches


Various Parmesan Cheese Products

December 14th, 2017

June 2016: This case was transferred to a multidistrict litigation (MDL) to be heard with similar lawsuits. To learn more about the MDL, click here. March 2016: A class-action lawsuit was filed against Target, Kraft Heinz Foods Company, and Walmart Stores for allegedly deceptively marketing various brands of parmesan cheese products – including Kraft’s, Walmart’s Great


Walmart’s Equate Co-Q10

December 14th, 2017

September 2016: A federal judge granted the named plaintiff’s motion to voluntarily dismiss this action and imposed two conditions on the dismissal: First, the named plaintiff must agree to use the discovery from this case in a state court case; and second, the named plaintiff must be deposed. The dismissal was . April 2015: The


Great Value 100% Grated Parmesan Cheese

December 1st, 2017

June 2016: All six of these lawsuits were transferred to multidistrict litigation (MDL) to be heard with similar lawsuits. For more information about the MDL, click here. Early 2016: In February and March 2016, multiple class-action lawsuits were filed against Walmart for allegedly deceptively labeling Great Value 100% Grated Parmesan Cheese as containing 100% grated


100% Parmesan Cheese Products

December 1st, 2017

June 2016: This case was transferred to multidistrict litigation (MDL) to be heard with other lawsuits. For more information about the MDL, click here. March 2016: A class-action lawsuit was filed against Walmart and Kraft Heinz Foods Company for allegedly falsely marketing Great Value 100% Grated Parmesan Cheese and Kraft’s 100% Grated Parmesan Cheese as



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