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Here in our Class-Action Tracker (CAT) section, you can find information about false or deceptive advertising class-action lawsuits filed around the country. For each case, we highlight the allegations in the complaint, as well as the status of the case. We also link to relevant settlement pages when possible. Please note that our list is not comprehensive and does not reflect TINA.org’s opinion with respect to the lawsuits or disposition of the cases. (Additional disclaimer: Sometimes we get behind due to the huge number of class actions pending in the U.S. so the information may not always be up-to-date.)

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Bai 5 Antioxidant Infusions

Published on February 9th, 2016 by TINA

A false advertising class-action lawsuit was filed against Bai Brands for allegedly misleadingly representing that Bai 5 Antioxidant Infusions beverages contain antioxidants without meeting federal and state requirements to make such claims. In January 2016, a ... Read More


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Cellucor Brand Dietary Supplements

Published on February 9th, 2016 by TINA

February 2016: The named plaintiff voluntarily dismissed this action. The reasons for the dismissal have not yet been disclosed. January 2016: A class-action lawsuit was filed against Cellucor and Nutrabolt for, among other things, allegedly falsely ... Read More


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McDonald’s Mozzarella Cheese Sticks

Published on February 3rd, 2016 by TINA

In January 2016, a class-action lawsuit was filed against McDonald’s for allegedly falsely marketing its Mozzarella Cheese Sticks as being made with “pure mozzarella,” “real mozzarella,” and “100% real cheese” when they actually contain various filler ... Read More


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Whole Foods Prices

Published on February 2nd, 2016 by TINA

January 2016: A federal judge dismissed this lawsuit after the parties reached a settlement agreement, the terms of which have not yet been disclosed. October 2015: This lawsuit was transferred to federal court. (Burgos et al ... Read More


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Uber’s Safe Rides Representations

Published on February 2nd, 2016 by TINA

In January 2016, the parties to a false advertising class-action lawsuit filed against Uber agreed to dismiss the case after reaching a settlement agreement, the terms of which are confidential. The complaint, which was filed in ... Read More


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Packaging of Lean Shake Products

Published on February 2nd, 2016 by TINA

In December 2015, a class-action lawsuit was filed against GNC for allegedly deceptively packaging GNC Lean Shake products — including Total Lean, Total Lean Advanced, and Total Lean Control and Reduce — in large, opaque containers ... Read More


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Harvest Snaps Snapea Crisps

Published on February 2nd, 2016 by TINA

In January 2016, a class-action lawsuit was filed against Calbee North America, LLC for allegedly deceptively marketing Harvest Snaps Snapea Crisps. Among other things, the complaint alleges that the company misleadingly markets the snacks as being ... Read More


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Finnamic Shoes and Sandals

Published on January 30th, 2016 by TINA

March 2016: This action was dismissed as to the named plaintiff and as to the class members because the parties reached a settlement. The terms of the settlement have not been disclosed. August 2015: A class-action ... Read More


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Fancy Feast Cat Food

Published on January 29th, 2016 by TINA

January 2016: Plaintiffs filed a Notice of Appeal regarding the December 2015 Order. (Barber et al v. Nestle USA, Inc. et al, Case No. 16-55041, 9th Cir.) December 2015: A federal judge granted Nestlé’s motion to ... Read More


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SneakPeek Early Gender Test

Published on January 8th, 2016 by TINA

In December 2015, a class-action lawsuit was filed against SneakPeek for allegedly deceptively marketing SneakPeek Early Gender Test as having the ability to scientifically determine the gender of an unborn baby (before a sonogram is able ... Read More


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Various MusclePharm Supplements

Published on January 5th, 2016 by TINA

September 2016: A federal judge granted MusclePharm’s motion to dismiss finding, among other things, that plaintiffs did not have standing, failed to state a claim, and did not satisfy the heightened pleading requirement for fraud-based claims. ... Read More


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Zicam Pre-Cold Medicine Products

Published on January 4th, 2016 by TINA

In December 2015, a class-action lawsuit was filed against Zicam for allegedly deceptively marketing Zicam Pre-Cold Medicine products – including RapidMelts, Oral Mist, Ultra Crystals, Lozenges, and Chewables – as having the ability to treat cold ... Read More


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Spark Energy

Published on January 4th, 2016 by TINA

In December 2015, a class-action lawsuit was filed against Spark Energy (a supplier of electricity and natural gas) for allegedly engaging in a deceptive bait-and-switch scheme. According to the complaint, the company promises customers who switch ... Read More


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EltaMD UV Aero

Published on January 4th, 2016 by TINA

In December 2015, a class-action lawsuit was filed against Swiss-American Products, Inc. for allegedly deceptively labeling EltaMD UV Aero sunscreen as SPF 45 when it is actually only SPF 18. (Dayan et al v. Swiss-American Products, ... Read More


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Sales at Saks

Published on January 4th, 2016 by TINA

In December 2015, a class-action lawsuit was filed against Saks for allegedly misleadingly advertising discounts of merchandise. Specifically, the complaint alleges that the store compares “sale” prices to false “market” prices when, according to plaintiffs, the ... Read More


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Sales at Sears Stores

Published on January 4th, 2016 by TINA

In December 2015, a class-action lawsuit was filed against Sears for allegedly misleadingly advertising discounts. Specifically, the complaint alleges that the store overstated discounts and compared a “sale” price to a false “original” retail price when, ... Read More


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