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Dirty Salt & Vinegar Potato Chips

June 6th, 2019

May 2019: This case was voluntarily dismissed because the parties reached a settlement agreement, the terms of which have not been disclosed. November 2018: A class-action lawsuit was filed against UTZ Quality Foods for allegedly misleadingly marketing Dirty Salt & Vinegar Potato Chips as containing “No Artificial Flavors” when, according to the complaint, the chips


Kettle Brand Potato Chips

January 17th, 2019

December 2018: The named plaintiff’s claims were voluntarily dismissed . November 2018: This case was dismissed because the parties failed to file a scheduling report. October 2018: This case was transferred to a court in Florida. (Case No. 18-cv-81338, S. D. FL.) July 2018: A class-action lawsuit was filed against Kettle Foods (and amended in


Hawaiian Kettle Style Potato Chips

November 30th, 2018

November 2018: This lawsuit was transferred to federal court. (Case No. 18-cv-459, D. HI.) October 2018: A class-action lawsuit was filed against Pinnacle Foods for allegedly falsely marketing Hawaiian Kettle Style Potato Chips as being made in Hawaii from local ingredients when, according to the complaint, the chips are made in Washington state and no


Bags of Wise® Potato Chips

October 19th, 2018

March 2018: A federal judge dismissed this case concluding that reasonable consumers would not be misled by the ed packaging. The judge also found that plaintiffs did not have standing for injunctive relief claims and failed to adequately plead that the empty space was not functional. April 2017: A class-action lawsuit was filed against Wise


Herr Potato Chips Bags

July 30th, 2018

July 2018: This action was voluntarily dismissed , the reasons for which have not been disclosed. November 2016: A class-action lawsuit was filed against Herr Foods for allegedly deceptively packaging potato chips in non-transparent, slack-filled bags to make consumers believe they are getting more chips than they actually are. For example, bags of Herr’s® Crisp


7-Select Potato Chips and More

June 7th, 2018

May 2017: This case was voluntarily dismissed , the reasons for which have not been disclosed. June 2016: The Ninth Circuit reversed the district court’s dismissal of the lawsuit finding that the district court erred in concluding that the allegations failed to establish standing (i.e., a proper basis to sue). April 2014: A federal judge dismissed


Lay’s Potato Chips, Fritos, and Other Frito-Lay Snacks

December 1st, 2017

October 2015: This action was voluntarily dismissed , the reasons for which have not been disclosed. May 2014: A class-action lawsuit was filed against Frito-Lay North America for allegedly mislabeling several products, including Lay’s Honey Barbecue Potato Chips, Cheetos Puffs, Fritos Original Corn Chips, and several flavors of Tostito Tortilla Chips. Specifically, plaintiffs claim that


Frito-Lay Salt and Vinegar Potato Chips

July 6th, 2017

A false advertising class-action lawsuit was filed against Frito-Lay. Specifically, the complaint alleges that the company falsely markets Salt and Vinegar Flavored Potato Chips as being natural and containing no artificial flavors when, according to plaintiffs, the chips contain artificial flavors. The lawsuit was filed in state court in May 2017 and transferred to federal


Dirty Potato Chips

May 12th, 2017

August 2016: This action was voluntarily dismissed , the reasons for which have not been disclosed. May 2016: A class-action lawsuit was filed against Utz Quality Foods, Inc. for allegedly falsely labeling varieties of Dirty Potato Chips – including Mesquite BBQ, Jalapeno Heat, Sour Cream and Onion, Sea Salt and Vinegar, Cracked Pepper and Sea


Snyder’s of Hanover Pretzels, Cape Cod Potato Chips, and More

November 28th, 2016

September 2016: After an objector filed a Notice of Appeal, the appeal was voluntarily dismissed. The reasons for the dismissal have not been disclosed. June 2016: A federal judge granted final approval of the settlement. February 2016: A federal judge granted preliminary approval of a settlement of this false advertising lawsuit. The settlement terms provide


Yes, Mr. Wilson, Potato Chips are Fattening

April 24th, 2012

I love potato chips.  The ruffled ones with a little onion dip – now that’s heaven.  But though I love potato chips dearly, they only enter our house once a year, on Super Bowl Sunday.  On this day, my kids and I plow through bags of fried potatoes until our fingers are so coated in


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:


Popchips Snacks

September 16th, 2014

March 2014: A judge gave final approval of the settlement to this lawsuit. November 2013: A state court judge preliminarily approved a $2,400,000 settlement ($2,100,000 of which is in cash and the remainder in vouchers) to a class-action lawsuit filed against Popchips, Inc. in April 2013. The agreement will settle claims that Popchips falsely labels


UTZ’s All Natural Claims

May 23rd, 2019

March 2019: A federal judge preliminarily approved the settlement agreement. A final fairness hearing is scheduled for September 13, 2019. For more information, go to http://utzsettlement.com/. December 2017: Plaintiffs moved for preliminary approval of a settlement agreement that would provide class members with a $2 refund for each purchase, with a maximum award of $20


Frito-Lay’s Food Products

April 11th, 2018

March 2018: The appeal was voluntarily dismissed , the reasons for which have not been disclosed. (Case No. 17-16817, 9th Cir.) September 2017: Plaintiffs filed a Notice of Appeal regarding the decision to grant summary judgment. May 2017: A federal judge granted Frito-Lay’s motion for summary judgment finding that the named plaintiffs did not establish


Herr’s Snacks

May 12th, 2017

January 2017: This action was voluntarily dismissed , the reasons for which have not been disclosed. April 2016: A class-action lawsuit was filed against Herr Foods in March 2016 (and transferred to federal court in April 2016) for allegedly falsely marketing snack products, including Herr’s Popped Chips, Herr’s Potato Chips, Herr’s All Natural Sourdough Pretzels,



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