Results for "dental"

Nylabone Natural Pet Products

January 22nd, 2020

In January 2020, a class-action lawsuit was filed against Nylabone Corp. for misleadingly marketing Nylabone pet products – including dental sprays, dental chews, toothpastes, edible treats, and interactive treats (i.e., chew toys with edible treats inside) – as natural when, according plaintiffs, they contain non-natural and synthetic ingredients. (Scandore et al v. Nylabone Corp., Case


NUK Orthodontic Pacifiers

October 23rd, 2019

In October 2019, a class-action lawsuit was filed against Newell Brands and NUK USA for allegedly misleadingly marketing that NUK® Orthodontic Pacifiers promote healthy oral development in children and improve their dental health by correcting the position of teeth and jaws when, according to plaintiffs, the pacifiers do not provide the advertised dental health benefits.


Ryan ToysReview: Target Audience

August 28th, 2019

In order to establish the age of Ryan ToysReview’s target audience, TINA.org conducted an appraisal of every video published on the YouTube channel between January 1 and July 31, 2019, which revealed that 92 percent promote at least one product or television/YouTube program that is appropriate for – and targeted at – children under the


Summary of Action

July 10th, 2019

In July 2019, based on a consumer tip, TINA.org investigated Snow Teeth Whitening’s marketing and determined that it is improperly using an FDA logo in violation of the FDA’s Logo Policy. Specifically, the Arizona-based dental cosmetics company prominently featured an FDA logo in its marketing materials, including its product packaging, website, and social media platforms


FloSports, FloWrestling

February 13th, 2019

Streaming service advertises a monthly rate for a wrestling package that has no monthly plan.


TurboTax Free

January 28th, 2019

Spoiler: Filing your taxes with this product “could cost you money” and those are TurboTax’s words.


British Airways Executive Club

June 27th, 2018

May 2018: A federal judge preliminarily approved a settlement agreement that would resolve this case. According to the settlement terms, British Airways agreed to automatically place Avios (the frequent flyer miles members redeem for an award ticket to travel) into the accounts of class members who are still active members of the frequent flier program


Nissan’s 2014 Infiniti Q50 InTouch

July 7th, 2017

May 2017: The claims in this action were resolved as part of a settlement in another case, Rafafsky v. Nissan. According to the settlement terms, class members may receive a $500 voucher to use toward the purchase or lease of a new Infiniti vehicle, or a cash award in the amount of $30, plus an


Listerine Total Care Mouthwash

May 31st, 2017

June 2015: The parties withdrew the appeal, the reasons for which have not been disclosed. December 2014: The named plaintiff filed a Notice of Appeal regarding the November 2014 order. November 2014: A federal judge granted Johnson & Johnson’s motion to dismiss this lawsuit finding, among other things, that because the FDA sets out labeling


TINA.org in the News

January 5th, 2017

  ​ ​ “The Influencer Election Is Here” Kate Knibbs, February 13, 2020 “‘Social-media-influencer political ads are definitely in the gray zone of the law, and I think that’s being charitable,’ says Bonnie Patten, executive director of the nonprofit Truth in Advertising. “ “FTC Alerted to Savage x Fenty Sketchy Membership Fees” Hazel Cills, February


The Lowdown on Low T

February 11th, 2016

Is Big Pharma marketing a drug to help aging men with low sex drives or really selling a made-up disease?



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