November 2018: A class-action lawsuit was filed against Outernational Brands for allegedly falsely advertising Vivaloe fruit beverages as being flavored with only natural ingredients when, according to the complaint, the beverages contain the artificial flavor malic acid. (Anderson et al v. Outernational Brands Inc., Case No. 18-cv-2550, S. D. CA.)
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