February 14th, 2020
February 2020: This case was transferred from state court to federal court. (Case No. 20-cv-1418, D.N.J.) January 2020: A class-action lawsuit was filed against Old Navy and The Gap for allegedly falsely advertising discounts at Old Navy retail and outlet stores in New Jersey by deceptively comparing discounted prices to fake “regular” prices. (Tripicchio et
December 16th, 2019
In December 2019, a class-action lawsuit was filed against Old Navy for allegedly misleadingly advertising discounts by comparing a “discounted” price to a “regular” price that is false, inflated, and fictitious. (Nemykina et al v. Old Navy, LLC et al, Case No. 19-cv-1958, W. D. WA.) For more of TINA.org’s coverage of Old Navy, click
November 7th, 2019
October 2019: The case was transferred from state court to federal court. (Case No. 19-cv-7032, N. D. CA.) July 2019: A class-action lawsuit was filed against Old Navy for allegedly falsely advertising pricing discounts by comparing a discounted price to an inflated regular price when, according to plaintiffs, the items are rarely, if ever, sold
July 11th, 2019
In July 2019, a class-action lawsuit was filed against The Gap and Old Navy for allegedly misleadingly advertising sales by comparing discounted prices to false former prices. (Hennessey et al v. The Gap, Inc. and Old Navy, LLC, Case No. 19-cv-1867, E. D. MO.)
July 1st, 2015
More than a dozen items touting American slogans and imagery are made overseas.
February 9th, 2018
These brand-relationship disclosures are far from world-class.
June 30th, 2016
Online retailer faced recent federal scrutiny regarding Made in the USA advertising.
September 27th, 2011
Marketers want to get to know us better – to get us involved in the development of their products. Is it because they really want to be our friends?
May 21st, 2019
REJUVENATION MADE IN USA MARKETING Below is a sampling of Rejuvenation marketing materials that claim, either expressly or implicitly, that the following types of products are made in the USA: • Furniture, including leather furniture, upholstered furniture, and walnut bedroom furniture • Lighting, including outdoor and customized lighting Claims shown below in gray have been
June 28th, 2016
Below are over 100 examples of Made in the USA misrepresentations on Walmart.com found in June 2016. Group 1: Instances in which U.S.-origin representations made on Walmart.com conflict with origin information contained on the product packaging or manufacturer’s website. Group 2: Instances in which Walmart.com indicates in one place that the product is made in