Results for "weight-loss"

Noom Weight-Loss App

August 11th, 2020

A class-action lawsuit was filed against Noom alleging, among other things, that marketing for its weight-loss app: Falsely claims its program is “risk free” and either “zero cost” or costs less than $20 for a two week trial period without disclosing that consumers who sign up for the trial period will be automatically enrolled in


Various Labrada Weight-Loss Supplements

March 10th, 2020

February 2020: The claims against Entertainment Media Ventures were voluntarily dismissed for undisclosed reasons. October 2019: A federal judge granted final approval of the settlement agreement resolving the claims against Naturex. April 2019: A federal judge granted preliminary approval of a settlement agreement that would resolve the claims against Naturex. According to the settlement terms,


Sensa Weight-Loss Crystals

January 24th, 2019

September 2018: A federal judge denied the plaintiffs’ motion for class certification finding that they did not establish several of the requirements for class certification. The judge found that the plaintiffs may be able to fix the problems and gave them until February 21, 2019 to file a renewed motion for class certification. April 2015:


Nature’s Science 100% Pure Garcinia Cambogia Weight-Loss Supplements

December 4th, 2017

In November 2017, a class-action lawsuit was filed against Wellnx Life Sciences for allegedly falsely advertising Nature’s Science 100% Pure Garcinia Cambogia dietary supplements. Specifically, the complaint alleges that the company markets the product as a weight-loss supplement when, according to plaintiffs, it does not and cannot provide the promised benefits. In addition, the complaint


Quick Weight Loss Centers Weight-Loss Programs

October 27th, 2017

In May 2014, a class-action lawsuit was filed against Quick Weight Loss Centers for allegedly falsely advertising its QWLC program. Among other things, plaintiffs claim that the company guarantees consumers who pay the fee to enroll in the program will lose weight, when, according to the complaint, they also need to purchase expensive supplements for


Akävar 20/50 Weight-Loss Dietary Supplement

September 19th, 2017

October 2015: The appeal was voluntarily dismissed, the reasons for which have not been disclosed. August 2015: An objector filed a Notice of Appeal regarding the approval of the settlement. July 2015: A federal judge granted final approval of the settlement agreement. February 2015: A federal judge preliminarily approved a settlement of a false advertising


Various Iovate Weight-Loss Supplements

November 16th, 2016

A false advertising class-action lawsuit was filed against Iovate Health Sciences in September 2016. The complaint alleges, among other things, that the company markets a line of weight-loss supplements – including Garcinia Cambogia Plus, Garcinia Cambogia Plus Gummies, Coconut Oil, Green Coffee Bean, Matcha Green Tea Plus, Probiotics Plus Weight Loss, Raspberry Ketones Plus, Konjac


Amazon.com’s Advertising of Weight-Loss Supplements Containing Sibutramine

March 18th, 2015

August 2016: The Second Circuit Court of Appeals vacated the District Court’s decision to dismiss the case and remanded the case for further proceedings. (Nicosia et al v. Amazon.com, Inc., Case No. 15-423, 2nd Cir.) February 2015: A federal judge dismissed this lawsuit finding, among other things, that the plaintiff waived his right to bring


Sensa Weight-Loss Products

January 9th, 2014

In January 2014, a class-action lawsuit was filed against Sensa Products, LLC for allegedly falsely advertising Sensa weight-loss crystals. Specifically, the complaint alleges that the company’s advertisements promise consumers who use the product can lose weight without dieting when, in reality, the product cannot provide the promised weight-loss benefits. In addition, plaintiffs claim the company


RiduZone

June 25th, 2020

Weight-loss supplement is sending mixed signals with its use of the FDA logo in a claim on its website that it is “FDA Acknowledged.”


Ad Watchdog TINA.org Reports Herbalife’s Coronavirus Claims to FTC

April 28th, 2020

MADISON, CONN. April 28, 2020 – Truthinadvertising.org (TINA.org) has filed a complaint against multilevel marketing company Herbalife with the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) for deceptive claims that Herbalife products can help prevent and treat the coronavirus by boosting the immune system. The ad watchdog is urging the agency to open an inquiry and take immediate



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