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Kona Beers

March 16th, 2017

In March 2017, a class-action lawsuit was filed against Kona Brewing Co. for allegedly falsely marketing Kona beers – including

Total Wine

January 31st, 2017

NAD refers liquor store chain's comparative pricing claims to the FTC.

Beck’s Beer

January 23rd, 2017

April 2016: The appeal was dismissed , the reasons for which have not been disclosed. November 2015: An objector filed

Old Charter Bourbon

November 28th, 2016

In November 2016, a class-action lawsuit was filed against Buffalo Trace Distillery for allegedly deceptively labeling Old Charter bourbon as

Blue Moon Beer

July 25th, 2016

June 2016: After plaintiffs filed an amended complaint making similar allegations (i. e., the company misleadingly markets Blue Moon as

Red Stripe® Beer

June 29th, 2016

May 2016: Plaintiffs voluntarily dismissed claims against Diageo-Guinness USA, Inc. . The reasons for the dismissal have not been disclosed.

Status & Updates

May 23rd, 2016

May 25, 2016: Stew Leonard’s sends response to warning letter indicating that the identified error was an oversight and

Summary of Action

May 23rd, 2016 investigated certain marketing practices used by liquor stores in Connecticut and found that the majority of stores visited —

Warning Letters

May 23rd, 2016

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