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ConAgra Wesson Cooking Oil

November 10th, 2020

April 2020: Thirteen Attorneys General filed an amici curiae brief objecting to the settlement agreement. November 2019: An objector filed a Notice of Appeal regarding the decision to approve the settlement. October 2019: A federal judge granted final approval of the settlement agreement. April 2019: A federal judge granted preliminary approval of a proposed settlement


ConAgra’s Parkay Spray

November 3rd, 2020

August 2020: A federal judge granted ConAgra’s motion for summary judgment concluding that the claims are preempted by federal law. September 2018: Plaintiffs filed a Consolidated Second Amended Class Action Complaint bringing similar allegations. August 2017: After the appeal in Jones was voluntarily dismissed, the parties agreed to continue the stay in this case pending


Conagra Foods Oil Products

October 27th, 2017

May 2017: The stay was extended pending the outcome of another case against the company, Briseno v. ConAgra Foods. January 2015: This action was stayed pending the outcome of a Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals case, Jones v. ConAgra Foods. November 2013: A class action complaint was filed against Conagra Foods, Inc. for allegedly mislabeling


Snack Packs of Chocolate Fudge Pudding

June 26th, 2020

In June 2020, a class-action lawsuit was filed against Conagra Brands for allegedly misleadingly marketing that its Snack Packs of Chocolate Fudge Pudding are “Made With Real Milk” when, according to the complaint, none of the ingredients in the pudding meet the FDA’s definition of “milk.” Instead, according to the plaintiffs, the pudding contains nonfat


Wesson Oils

May 14th, 2020

May 2020: The First Circuit Court of Appeals reversed the district court’s dismissal of the complaint and remanded the case for further proceedings. To read the decision, click here. (Lee et al v. ConAgra Brands, Inc. et al, Case No. 17-2131, 1st Cir.) November 2017: The named plaintiff filed a Notice of Appeal regarding the


Swiss Miss Simply Cocoa Dark Chocolate Hot Cocoa Mix

November 20th, 2019

In November 2019, a class-action lawsuit was filed against ConAgra Brands for allegedly misleadingly representing that the product is “Made with Real Cocoa” when, according to plaintiffs, the product actually contains a highly processed alkalized cocoa. (Aleisa et al v. ConAgra Brands, Inc., Case No. 19-cv-7520, N. D. CA.) For more of TINA.org’s coverage of


La Choy Crispy Noodle Products

July 11th, 2019

In May 2019, a class-action lawsuit was filed against ConAgra Brands for allegedly falsely marketing La Choy crispy noodle products as containing “0g Trans Fat” when, according to plaintiffs, the products contain a dangerous amount of partially hydrogenated oil, an artificial trans fat that allegedly causes heart disease, diabetes, cancer, and Alzheimer’s Disease. (Altes et


Whole Foods Products

June 10th, 2019

November 2018: This action was dismissed because the parties reached a settlement agreement, the terms of which have not been disclosed. January 2018: This case was reopened after the appeals in the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals were resolved. (The Jones and Kosta appeals were voluntarily dismissed and the Brazil case was remanded for further


Pringles Chips and More

May 7th, 2019

May 2019: The parties reached a settlement agreement, the terms of which have not yet been disclosed. January 2019: A federal judge denied class certification finding that the plaintiffs did not provide a way to calculate economic injury and failed to establish standing for injunctive relief claims. August 2018: The stay was lifted. April 2016:


SkinMedica’s TNS® Products

March 15th, 2018

January 2018: This action was voluntarily dismissed , the reasons for which have not been disclosed. August 2017: The parties informed the Court that the appeal in the Jones case was voluntarily dismissed. May 2015: The case was stayed because the resolution of an appeal pending in the Ninth Circuit, Jones v. ConAgra Foods, may


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.


Crunch ‘n Munch

September 19th, 2017

March 2017: A federal judge dismissed the complaint finding that federal law preempts the claims. June 2015: A class-action lawsuit was filed against ConAgra Foods, Inc. for, among other things, allegedly falsely marketing Crunch ‘n Munch (caramel popcorn snacks) as containing “0g Trans Fat” when, in reality, the snacks contain dangerous levels of trans fat.


Slim Jim® Snacks

September 19th, 2017

February 2015: This action was voluntarily dismissed , the reasons for which have not been disclosed. September 2014: A class-action lawsuit was filed against ConAgra Foods, Inc. for allegedly deceptively packaging the Slim Jim® sticks. The complaint alleges, among other things, that the size of the Slim Jim® box gives consumers the impression that it


Hunt’s Canned Tomato Products, PAM Cooking Sprays, and Swiss Miss Products

September 1st, 2017

August 2017: The appeal was voluntarily dismissed, the reasons for which have not been disclosed. July 2016: ConAgra Foods’s motion to stay the appeal pending the resolution of a Supreme Court case determining whether an appellate court has jurisdiction to review this type of issue, Microsoft Corp. v. Baker, was granted. (Jones v. ConAgra Foods,


PAM Cooking Sprays

July 25th, 2017

September 2015: A federal judge granted the plaintiffs’ motion to dismiss this action. The named plaintiff’s claims were dismissed and the class members’ claims were dismissed . August 2014: A false advertising class-action lawsuit against ConAgra Foods was transferred from state court to federal court. The complaint, which was originally filed in June 2014, alleges


Hunt’s Tomato Products

May 12th, 2017

September 2015: A federal judge granted the named plaintiff’s motion for dismissal. His individual claims were dismissed while class members’ claims were dismissed . The reasons for the dismissal were not disclosed. June 2014: A class-action lawsuit was filed against ConAgra Foods, Inc. for allegedly misleadingly labeling products — Hunt’s Diced Tomatoes, Hunt’s Crushed Tomatoes,


Fleischmann’s Margarines and Vegetable Oil Spreads

March 29th, 2017

In January 2017, a class-action lawsuit was filed against ConAgra for allegedly falsely representing that margarines and vegetable oil spreads are healthful and not harmful to the cardiovascular system when, in reality, they contain dangerous levels of partially hydrogenated oil (PHO), which causes cardiovascular heart disease, diabetes, cancer, and Alzheimer’s disease, because it contains artificial


Great Value Pork & Beans in Tomato Sauce

February 24th, 2017

November 2016: A federal judge granted a stay in this case until after a ruling in a case, Briseño v. ConAgra Foods, Inc., pending in the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals. October 2015: A class-action lawsuit was filed against Walmart for allegedly falsely labeling Great Value Pork & Beans in Tomato Sauce as containing pork


Chef Boyardee Food Products

January 5th, 2017

January 2016: This action was dismissed because the summons was not served upon defendant. September 2015: A class-action lawsuit was filed against ConAgra Foods for allegedly deceptively marketing Chef Boyardee food products, including macaroni & cheese, spaghetti, ravioli, lasagna, and fun flavor pasta. Specifically, the complaint alleges that the company deceptively conveys the message that



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