November 2017: The named plaintiff filed a Notice of Appeal regarding the dismissal.
2017: A class-action lawsuit filed against ConAgra Foods and several supermarkets alleging that Wesson Vegetable Oil, Wesson Canola Oil, Wesson Corn Oil, and Wesson Best Blend are advertised as “Pure & 100% Natural” when, according to the complaint, the oils contain genetically modified organisms (GMOs) and unnatural ingredients. The complaint was transferred to federal court in June and amended in July. (Lee et al v. ConAgra Foods, Inc. et al, Case No. 17-cv-11042, D. Mass.)
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