Results for "Made in USA"

Ester-C and Other Vitamin Supplements

March 13th, 2019

October 2017: This action was voluntarily dismissed , the reasons for which have not been disclosed. September 2017: A federal judge dismissed some of the claims but allowed others to move forward. October 2016: Plaintiffs filed an amended complaint that brings similar allegations. July 2016: A class-action lawsuit was filed against NBTY, Inc. for allegedly


Alive! Women’s Energy and Other Vitamin Supplements

March 13th, 2019

June 2018: This case was voluntarily dismissed after the parties reported that the case was settled. The terms of the agreement were not disclosed. October 2017: A federal judge dismissed some of the claims but allowed others to move forward. April 2017: Plaintiff filed an amended complaint making similar allegations. May 2016: A class-action lawsuit


McIlhenny Co. Tabasco Pepper Sauce and Other Condiments

March 13th, 2019

October 2018: A state court judge granted final approval of the settlement agreement. March 2018: A state court judge preliminarily approved a settlement agreement that would resolve a false advertising class-action lawsuit against McIhenny Company. The March 2017 complaint alleges that the company misleadingly marketed condiments – such as Tabasco Pepper Sauce – as “Made


Chippewa Boots

February 28th, 2019

July 2018: A state court judge granted final approval of a settlement agreement that would provide class members who file valid claims with the option to receive either a $25 cash award or a $50 promotional code to be used toward the purchase of a Chippewa product. In addition, the company agreed to qualify its


Vital Nutrients Supplements

July 9th, 2018

February 2018: A federal judge granted final approval of this settlement agreement. February 2017: A federal judge preliminarily approved a settlement of this action. According to the settlement terms, class members may receive $6 for each product purchased. Class members with proof of purchase may receive a refund for a maximum of 25 products while


Dutch’s Current-Elliott Jeans

June 27th, 2017

April 2017: This action was voluntarily dismissed . The reasons for the dismissal have not been disclosed. March 2017: A federal judge denied preliminary approval of the proposed settlement finding that the cy pres award did not meet legal requirements and the “face value” of gift cards was less than the actual value. The judge


Shinola Watches

May 12th, 2017

October 2016: This case was dismissed after the parties reported that they resolved the matter. More information about the reasons for the dismissal have not been disclosed. August 2016: A false advertising class-action lawsuit was filed against Shinola for allegedly falsely marketing its watches as made in Detroit and made in America without adequately disclosing


Wellness Brand Pet Food

May 4th, 2017

April 2017: A federal judge dismissed this action finding that the complaint failed to sufficiently allege injury and a likelihood of future damages as a result of the alleged fraud. August 2016: A class-action lawsuit was filed against WellPet, LLC for allegedly falsely marketing its Wellness brand pet food as “Made in the USA” when


Animal Pak

April 13th, 2017

In December 2016, a state judge preliminarily approved a settlement agreement resolving a lawsuit filed in March 2016 alleging that Universal Nutrition falsely and misleadingly labels Animal Pak dietary supplements and over-the-counter workout products as being “Made Proudly in the USA” when they contain foreign ingredients. According to the settlement agreement, class members with proof


Rockstar Energy Drinks and Caffeinated Drinks

January 23rd, 2017

December 2016: A federal judge dismissed this action finding, among other things, that plaintiffs failed to meet the heightened pleading standard for fraud-based claims. December 2015: A class-action lawsuit was filed against Rockstar, Inc. for allegedly deceptively labeling Rockstar products – including energy and caffeinated drinks – as “Made In The USA” when they actually


Peg Perego Ride On Toys

May 11th, 2016

February 2016: The appellant voluntarily dismissed the appeal . October 2015: A federal judge granted final approval of this settlement. Later that month, an appeal of this decision was filed, though the basis of the appeal has not yet been disclosed. (Hofmann v. Peg Perego U.S.A., Inc., Case No. 15-56626, 9th Cir.) June 2015: A


Nudges Dog Treats

May 11th, 2016

December 2015: The complaint was dismissed . The reasons for the dismissal have not yet been disclosed. November 2015: A class-action lawsuit was filed against Tyson Foods for allegedly falsely representing that Nudges dog treats are made in America when, in reality, certain ingredients are from foreign countries. (Fitzpatrick et al v. Tyson Foods, Inc.,


Permatex Automotive Repair Kits

January 20th, 2015

In December 2014, a state judge preliminarily approved a settlement of a class-action lawsuit against Permatex. The complaint, which was originally filed in 2013, alleged that the company misleadingly labeled automotive repair kits as “Made in USA” when they actually do not contain 100% U.S. content. According to the settlement terms, class members may be


Claims of It’s Just Lunch Dating Service

July 31st, 2020

March 2020: A federal judge granted final approval of the settlement agreement. Later in March, one of the class members filed a Notice of Appeal regarding the approval of the settlement agreement. September 2019: A federal judge granted preliminary approval of the settlement agreement that would provide class members with a cash award or voucher


Capital One Interest-Free Grace Period

July 17th, 2020

March 2019: This case was transferred to a court in Virginia. (Case No. 19-cv-343, E. D. Va.) May 2018: A class-action lawsuit was filed against Capital One for allegedly promising that its credit card provides consumers with an interest-free grace period without disclosing that consumers who fail to pay their entire balance by the statement


Bertolli and Carapelli Olive Oil

November 1st, 2019

February 2019: The appeal was dismissed for failure to prosecute because the objector did not file an opening brief. September 2018: A class member who objected to the settlement agreement filed a Notice of Appeal regarding the district court’s decision to grant final approval. August 2018: A federal judge granted final approval of the settlement


iSpring’s Water Filtration Systems

March 13th, 2019

September 2017: This case was voluntarily dismissed because the parties reached a resolution of all the claims, the terms of which were not disclosed. June 2017: A class-action lawsuit was filed against iSpring Water Systems for allegedly falsely marketing water filtration systems as made in the United States when, according to plaintiffs, the products are


Volkswagen “Clean Diesel” Vehicles

January 25th, 2019

October 2017: A federal judge granted final approval of a settlement agreement that resolves consumers’ class-action lawsuits against Volkswagen and Audi. According to the settlement terms: Class members who own eligible vehicles may receive a cash payment and have Volkswagen either buyback or fix their vehicles; Class members who lease eligible vehicles may receive a


LuLaRoe Pyramid Scheme Claims

January 30th, 2018

January 2018: The Atkinson, Berry, Haskett, and Rocke cases were voluntarily dismissed. The named plaintiffs in the cases were added to the January 2018 complaint in Lemberg v. LuLaRoe. October/November 2017: Four class-action lawsuits were filed against LuLaRoe for allegedly failing to disclose that it operates an illegal pyramid scheme. The complaints claim that the


Hertz Rent-a-Car’s Unbundled Surcharges

December 14th, 2017

January 2017: The Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals reversed the district court’s decision that Hertz violated a Nevada statute requiring certain disclosures to be made in advertising for leases and vacated the district court’s award of restitution (i.e., the monetary award) and prejudgment interest. Among other things, the appellate court found that Hertz’s practices were



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