Maker’s Mark Whiskey
December 2014: A class-action lawsuit was filed against Maker’s Mark for allegedly misleadingly promoting its whiskey as being “handmade” when it is actually machine-made. (Nowrouzi et al v. Maker’s Mark Distillery, Inc. d.b.a. Maker’s Mark, Case No. 14-cv-2885, S. D. CA.).
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