In February 2020, a class-action lawsuit
was filed against Starbucks alleging that it misleads consumers by making them believe that large (or Venti-sized) espresso beverages contain more espresso and caffeine than medium (or Grande-sized) espresso beverages when, according to the complaint, both sizes of the drink contain the same amount of espresso and caffeine. (Adams et al v. Starbucks Corp.
, Case No. 20-cv-225, C. D. Cal.)
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