In May 2020, a class-action lawsuit
was filed against The Folger Coffee Company for allegedly misleadingly representing the number of six fluid ounce cups of coffee that the coffee inside the canister will make when, according to plaintiffs, consumers who follow the instructions on the packaging do not get the advertised number of cups of coffee. For example, plaintiffs claim that the front label of Folgers French Roast, Med-Dark coffee says it makes up to 210 cups of coffee when, according to the complaint, the products makes approximately 156 cups of coffee. (Ibarra et al v. The Folger Coffee Company
, Case No. 20-cv-850, S.D. Cal.)
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