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Food advertising to kids deemed “inherently misleading”

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • February 24 2012

In an article titled “Government Can Regulate Food Advertising to Children Because Cognitive Research Shows That It Is Inherently Misleading,” two attorneys and a communications professor assert that the First Amendment is no bar to the regulation of “junk food” ads targeting children younger than 12 because they lack the ability to understand the advertisers’ intent

Who is the most interesting man in the world?

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • August 30 2013

The Mexican brewer that makes Dos Equis beer and has advertised it with a distinctive campaign since 2007 has brought a trademark and copyright

Yogurt sugar content and “Non-GMO” almond milk labels challenged

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • November 14 2014

Whole Foods Market Inc. is the target of two new putative nationwide class actions, one filed in a Texas federal court regarding the amount of sugar

California prosecutors target chocolate bunnies for deceptive advertising

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • January 23 2015

District attorneys in California's Yolo, Sacramento and San Joaquin counties have reportedly filed a lawsuit in state court alleging that R.F. Palmer

Court refuses to dismiss omega-3 claims against walnut producer

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • September 10 2010

A federal court in California has denied a walnut producer's request to dismiss claims alleging that the company falsely advertises its products by asserting that the omega-3 in walnuts has certain health benefits

CFBAI announces new ad guidelines as food fight escalates

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • July 22 2011

The 17 companies comprising the Children’s Food and Beverage Advertising Initiative (CFBAI) have reportedly agreed to abide by new uniform nutrition criteria as part of a voluntary effort to encourage healthier dietary choices among children

Ad watchdog upholds complaint against Naked Juice antioxidant claims

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • United Kingdom, USA
  • -
  • January 10 2014

The U.K. Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) has upheld a complaint alleging that PepsiCo International Ltd. ta Naked Juice made antioxidant

Ninth Circuit withdraws opinion upending settlement of false advertising

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • September 14 2012

The Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals has withdrawn its previous opinion reversing an order that approved the settlement of class claims against Kellogg Co., although it has reached the same conclusion in its new opinion

Class action challenging source of restaurants’ “Kobe” beef settled

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • June 9 2014

A California state trial court has approved the settlement agreement in a class action against Innovative Dining Group LLC (IDG), owner of the Boa

Court refuses to certify class alleging Mott’s false advertising

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • December 12 2014

A California federal court has denied certification to a putative class action alleging that Mott's misleadingly labeled its apple juice as having