New Balance Shoes
January 2017: This case was transferred to federal court. (Case No. 17-cv-159, S. D. CA.)
December 2016: A class-action lawsuit was filed against New Balance for allegedly deceptively representing that shoes are “Made in the USA” when, according to the complaint, a “substantial percentage” of the components are from other countries. (Dashnaw et al v. New Balance Athletics, Inc. and Does 1-50, Case No. 37-2016-00045461, California State Court – San Diego)
For more information about other class-action lawsuits regarding Made in USA claims and TINA.org’s coverage of the issue, click here.