Results for "butter"

White Reese’s Peanut Butter Cups

November 9th, 2020

October 2020: A federal judge dismissed the complaint for failure to state a claim finding that reasonable consumers would not be misled into believing that the product contains white chocolate. June 2019: A class-action lawsuit was filed against The Hershey Company for allegedly falsely advertising White Reese’s Peanut Butter Cups as containing white chocolate when,


Pepperidge Farm Golden Butter Crackers

November 5th, 2020

In October 2020, a class-action lawsuit was filed against Pepperidge Farm for allegedly misleadingly marketing that butter is the only shortening ingredient in its Golden Butter Crackers when, according to the complaint, the ingredients list reveals that the crackers also contain vegetable oils. (Kamara et al v. Pepperidge Farm, Inc., Case No. 20-cv-9012, S.D.N.Y.) For


Entenmann’s All Butter Loaf Cake

October 28th, 2020

In October 2020, a class-action lawsuit was filed against Bimbo Bakeries for allegedly falsely marketing that butter is the only shortening ingredient in Entenmann’s All Butter Loaf Cake when, according to plaintiffs, the ingredients list reveals that the cake also contains soybean oil. Plaintiffs also claim that the cake contains artificial butter flavoring to make


Sara Lee All Butter Pound Cake

September 11th, 2020

In September 2020, a class-action lawsuit was filed against Sara Lee Frozen Bakery for allegedly misleadingly marketing its All Butter Pound Cake to make consumers think butter is the only shortening ingredient in the cake when, according to the complaint, the ingredients list reveals that the cake also contains soybean oil. Plaintiffs also claim that


Palmer’s Cocoa Butter Formula for Stretch Marks

April 27th, 2020

In April 2020, a class-action lawsuit was filed against E.T. Browne Drug Company for allegedly falsely marketing that Palmer’s Cocoa Butter Formula products for stretch marks – including massage lotion, tummy butter, and massage cream – “help[] reduce the appearance of stretch marks” when, according to the complaint, scientific evidence shows the products do not


Kerrygold Butter Products

May 7th, 2019

March 2019: The named plaintiff voluntarily dismissed this action , the reasons for which have not been disclosed. February 2019: A federal judge dismissed this action for failure to state a claim, concluding that reasonable consumers would not interpret the “grass-fed cows” advertising claims to mean that the cows are fed only grass, and that


Miyoko’s European Style Cultured Vegan Butter

November 5th, 2018

In October 2018, a class-action lawsuit was filed against Miyoko’s Kitchen for allegedly misleadingly marketing its European Style Cultured Vegan Butter as being a form of “butter” when, according to the complaint, the product does not contain any milk or dairy ingredients and its attributes are different than butter. (Brown et al v. Miyoko’s Kitchen,


I Can’t Believe It’s Not Butter! Sprays

October 24th, 2018

In October 2018, a class-action lawsuit was filed against Unilever for allegedly falsely advertising I Can’t Believe It’s Not Butter! Spray as containing “0 calories” and “0g fat” when, according to plaintiffs, each 12-ounce bottle of the spray has 1160 calories and 124 grams of fat. Plaintiffs also claim that the company does not disclose


Justin’s Peanut Butter Cups

October 18th, 2018

In October 2018, a class-action lawsuit was filed against Justin’s Nut Butter for allegedly deceptively packaging Justin’s Peanut Butter Cups in opaque containers with approximately 40% empty space. (Clark et al v. Justin’s Nut Butter, LLC, Case No. 18-cv-6193, N. D. CA.) For more of TINA.org’s coverage of ed packaging, click here.


I Can’t Believe It’s Not Butter! Spray

October 6th, 2017

September 2017: After the Jones appeal was dismissed, the parties agreed to continue the stay in this case pending a U.S. Supreme Court decision in a related case, Briseno v. ConAgra. April 2015: A federal judge granted plaintiffs’ motion to stay pending the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals’ decision in a related case, Jones v.


Low Sodium and Extra Virgin Olive Oil Smart Balance® Buttery Spreads

September 19th, 2017

October 2016: This action was voluntarily dismissed, the reasons for which have not been disclosed. The named plaintiff’s claims were dismissed . August 2016: A class-action lawsuit was filed against Boulder Brands for allegedly deceptively packaging Low Sodium and Extra Virgin Olive Oil Smart Balance® buttery spreads. The complaint alleges that the company uses the


Naples Soap Company

December 1st, 2020

From “cruelty free” to “Made in the USA,” TINA.org finds personal care company’s marketing awash with questionable labels.


Boxes of Various Nestle Candies

November 17th, 2020

October 2020: The companies filed a motion for summary judgment. April 2020: A federal judge certified a class of purchasers of candies. For more information about the case, click here. May 2018: Plaintiffs added Ferrara Candy Company as a defendant. 2017: A class-action lawsuit was filed against Nestle U.S.A., Inc. for allegedly deceptively using ed



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