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Equate Infant’s and Children’s Pain & Fever Acetaminophen

August 21st, 2020

In June 2020, a class-action lawsuit was filed alleging that Walmart misleads consumers by marketing Equate™ Infant’s Pain & Fever Acetaminophen and Equate™ Children’s Pain & Fever Acetaminophen as different products and charging more for the Infants’ medication when, according to plaintiffs, the products contain the same amount of the active ingredient acetaminophen and are


Equate™ Rapid Release Products

July 31st, 2020

April 2019: A federal judge dismissed certain claims but allowed the false advertising claims to move forward. November 2018: A class-action lawsuit was filed against Walmart for allegedly misleadingly marketing its Equate™ Rapid Release products as being comparable to Tylenol® Extra Strength Rapid Release Gels when, according to plaintiffs, the Tylenol® products have “unique laser


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


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


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


Equate Flushable Wipes

July 25th, 2017

January 2017: This action was dismissed , the reasons for which have not been disclosed. August 2015: A class-action lawsuit was filed against Walmart and Rockline Industries for allegedly misleadingly marketing Equate Flushable Wipes as “flushable” and “safe for properly maintained septic and sewer systems” when, according to the complaint, the wipes cause many plumbing


Walmart Equate Migraine

July 1st, 2014

April 2016: The Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals affirmed the district court’s dismissal concluding that the complaint failed to state a claim. May 2014: A federal judge dismissed a class-action lawsuit against Walmart because plaintiffs did not file an amended complaint fixing the problems in the earlier complaint, as required by a court order. The


Naked Pure Coconut Water

September 17th, 2020

In August 2020, a class-action lawsuit was filed against Naked Juice Co. of Glendora for allegedly misleadingly marketing its coconut water as “pure” without adequately disclosing that the product contains other natural flavors. According to the complaint, the word “pure” is prominently placed at the top of the product label while the “with other natural


Insurance from Alliance Global Assistance

September 11th, 2020

In September 2020, a class-action lawsuit was filed against Allianz Global Assistance for allegedly misleadingly offering consumers insurance for tickets to events and travel arrangements for a specified price without adequately disclosing that consumers who purchase the insurance are charged additional fees. (Elgindy et al v. AGA Service Company d/b/a Allianz Global Assistance) et al,


Lifetime Subscriptions to Sirius XM Radio

September 9th, 2020

2020: The named plaintiff in this case entered into a settlement agreement that was reached in a related case, Alvarez v. Sirius XM Radio. December 2018: The appeal was voluntarily dismissed for undisclosed reasons. June 2017: A federal judge granted Sirius XM Radio’s motion to compel compliance with the dispute resolution procedures the parties agreed


Benefiber Prebiotic Supplement

September 2nd, 2020

In August 2020, a class-action lawsuit was filed against GlaxoSmithKline Consumer Healthcare for allegedly misleadingly advertising Benefiber Prebiotic Supplement as “100% Natural” when, according to plaintiffs, the company uses a complex, multi-step production process to turn wheat starch into wheat dextrin, the supplement’s only ingredient. In addition, the complaint claims that the company does not


Neutrogena Cleansing Towelettes

September 1st, 2020

August 2020: This case was transferred from a court in California to one in New Jersey. (Case No. 20-cv-10406, D.N.J.) July 2020: The case was transferred from state court to federal court. (Potts et al v. Netrogena Corp., Case No. 20-cv-6323, C.D. Cal.) April 2020: A class-action lawsuit was filed against Neutrogena Corp. for allegedly


Electronic Arts Sports Video Games

August 28th, 2020

In August 2020, a class-action lawsuit was filed against the video game company Electronic Arts alleging that the age-ratings for its sports video games – including FIFA soccer, Madden NFL, NHL, and NBA Live – fail to adequately disclose that the Ultimate Team Packs in the games are loot boxes, which according to the complaint,


The Security of Information Collected by Zynga

August 26th, 2020

In August 2020, a class-action lawsuit was filed against video game company Zynga Inc. for allegedly falsely promising it used “reasonable and appropriate security measures” to protect the personal identifying information – such as email addresses, passwords, and financial information – it collected from its players when, according to plaintiffs, the company did not adequately


iTalk Global Communications

August 26th, 2020

August 2020: This case was transferred from state court to federal court. (Case No. 20-cv-7150, C.D. Cal.) July 2020: A class-action lawsuit was filed against the provider of international communication and television services iTalk Global Communications for allegedly violating California law by offering service for a limited period of time without adequately disclosing that consumers



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