May 20th, 2014
In May 2014, a class-action lawsuit was filed against Trader Joe’s Co. for allegedly misleadingly marketing its sunflower seeds. Among other things, the complaint claims that the company markets the sunflower seeds as a healthy snack without adequately disclosing that the sunflower kernels and the sunflower shells contain a “dangerously high” level of sodium. (DiSimone
May 7th, 2020
The pandemic has also triggered lawsuits over privacy issues with some video conferencing apps, and more.
April 21st, 2020
TINA.org is currently tracking 70 class actions challenging claims that a variety of foods and beverages are truly vanilla.
May 8th, 2019
Courts weigh in on legal term.
April 3rd, 2019
What’s in your water? Does it matter?
February 9th, 2018
We’re calling B.S. on RXBar’s “No B.S.” claims.
September 26th, 2016
The not-so-sweet truth about the missing star ingredient.
July 11th, 2016
January 2015: The named plaintiff voluntarily dismissed this action . The reasons have not been disclosed. November 2014: A class-action lawsuit was filed against Trader Joe’s and Designer Protein, LLC for allegedly misrepresenting the amount of protein in Designer Whey 100% Premium Whey Protein Powder. Specifically, the complaint alleges that the companies misrepresent that the
May 16th, 2016
How much is really in there?
January 7th, 2014
Ingredient labels can have surprises.