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White Chocolate Kit Kat Bars

July 29th, 2020

July 2020: A federal judge dismissed this case for lack of subject matter jurisdiction. June 2019: A class-action lawsuit was filed against The Hershey Company for allegedly falsely marketing that certain Kit Kat bars contain white chocolate when, according to the complaint, the bars do not contain white chocolate. (Rivas et al v. The Hershey


Nestle Toll House Premier White Chocolate Morsels

July 29th, 2020

July 2020: Plaintiffs amended their complaint to allege that the marketing for Nestle Toll House Premier White Morsels deceives reasonable consumers by making them believe that the product is white chocolate when it actually does not contain any white chocolate. June 2020: A federal judge dismissed the case concluding, among other things, that reasonable consumers


Clif Bar® and Luna® White Chocolate Macadamia Nut Bars

February 14th, 2020

January 2020: The case was voluntarily dismissed , the reasons for which have not been disclosed. August 2018: A class-action lawsuit was filed against Clif Bar & Company for allegedly misleadingly marketing Clif Bar® White Chocolate Macadamia Nut bars and Luna® White Chocolate Macadamia bars as containing white chocolate when, according to the complaint, they


Drizzilicious White Chocolate Products

April 1st, 2019

In February 2019, a class-action lawsuit was filed against Snack Innovations for allegedly falsely marketing that Drizzilicious Cinnamon Swirl and Drizzilicious Birthday Cake contain white chocolate when, according to plaintiffs, the products do not contain white chocolate. (Morrison et al v. Snack Innovations, Inc., Case No. 19-cv-1238, S. D. NY.) For more of TINA.org’s coverage


CATrends: Fake White Chocolate

December 19th, 2018

Stocking stuffer alert: These “white chocolate” treats are allegedly missing key ingredients.


Nuts ‘N More White Chocolate Peanut Spread

December 5th, 2018

In November 2018, a class-action lawsuit was filed against Nuts ‘N More for allegedly deceptively marketing that its White Chocolate Peanut Spread contains white chocolate when, according to plaintiffs, the product does not contain real white chocolate, as defined by the FDA. (Morrison et al v. Nuts ‘N More LLC, Case No. 18-cv-11192, S. D.


Starbucks White Chocolate Doubleshot Energy Drink

October 17th, 2018

In October 2018, a class-action lawsuit was filed against Starbucks for allegedly deceptively advertising that its White Chocolate Doubleshot Energy Drink contains white chocolate when, according to the complaint, the drink does not contain white chocolate, as defined by state and federal law. (Marten et al v. Starbucks Corp., Case No. 18-cv-9201, S. D. NY.)


Activated Superfood Nut Blend White Chocolate

October 17th, 2018

In October 2018, a class-action lawsuit was filed against Living Intentions for allegedly misleadingly marketing its Activated Superfood Nut Blend White Chocolate as containing white chocolate when, according to the complaint, the product does not contain real white chocolate, as defined by state and federal law. (Ruiz et al v. Living Intentions, LLC, Case No.


Ghirardelli® White Chocolate Products

June 23rd, 2015

July 2016: After a federal judge granted the plaintiff’s attorney’s motion to withdraw, the case was dismissed because the named plaintiff did not provide the Court with contact information for his new attorney or tell the Court that he was going to represent himself. June 2015: A class-action lawsuit was filed against Ghirardelli Chocolate Company


Ghirardelli Classic White Premium Baking Chips

June 26th, 2020

April 2020: A federal judge granted the company’s motion to dismiss finding that reasonable consumers would not be mislead to believe that the term “white chips” means white chocolate chips, and that the term “Premium” constitutes puffery and is not actionable. Later in April, plaintiffs filed an amended complaint adding information about survey results showing


White Reese’s Peanut Butter Cups

July 9th, 2019

In June 2019, a class-action lawsuit was filed against The Hershey Company for allegedly falsely advertising White Reese’s Peanut Butter Cups as containing white chocolate when, according to plaintiffs, they do not contain white chocolate. (Winston et al v. The Hershey Company, Case No. 19-cv-3735, E. D. NY.) For more of TINA.org’s coverage of white


Ghirardelli Classic White Chips and Other Ghirardelli Products

July 25th, 2017

January 2016: The Narkin appeal was voluntarily dismissed, the reasons for which have not been disclosed. August 2015: The Ference appeal was dismissed because the objector failed to respond to a June 2015 court order. March 2015: Two objectors filed Notices of Appeal regarding the approval of the settlement. Click on the links below to


Rejuvenation Database

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


2016 Walmart Error Database

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


2015 Walmart Error Database

June 29th, 2015

Below are 200 examples of Made in the USA misrepresentations on Walmart.com found between June 22 and July 13, 2015. Group 1: Instances in which the Walmart.com USA label is inconsistent with information contained on the product packaging or manufacturer’s website. Errors 1-35 are from TINA.org’s June sampling; Errors 36-40 are from TINA.org’s July sampling.



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