In February 2021, a class-action lawsuit
was filed against Orgain, LLC for allegedly misleadingly representing that the flavoring ingredient in its Kids Protein Organic Nutritional Shake is vanilla when, according to plaintiffs, the ingredients list shows that the product contains unspecified “Natural Flavors” and testing reveals that the vanilla flavor comes from an artificial ingredient. (Zahora et al v. Orgain, LLC
, Case No. 21-cv-705, N.D. Ill.)
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