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FTC challenges proposed Sysco-US Foods merger
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • February 20 2015

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has filed an administrative complaint arguing that a proposed merger of US Foods and Sysco would violate antitrust


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


Senators urge commerce department against quotas on Mexican sugar imports
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • August 1 2014

A group of 17 U.S. senators has submitted a letter to the Commerce Department warning that a proposed suspension agreement imposing quotas on Mexican


Court dismisses suit accusing LSU of fraudulent sweetener patent
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • July 18 2014

A California federal court has dismissed on jurisdictional grounds Quest Nutrition LLC's lawsuit against Louisiana State University Agricultural


Court withholds approval from $50 million milk monopoly settlement
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • July 18 2014

While the Dairy Farmers of America (DFA) and affiliated Dairy Marketing Services have agreed to pay $50 million to settle class claims that they


Whole Foods agrees to penalties for overcharging customers
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • June 27 2014

Following a year-long investigation of Whole Foods Markets in California, state and county weights and measures inspectors found that it was charging


MDL court finds chocolate cos. did not conspire to increase prices
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • February 28 2014

A federal multidistrict litigation (MDL) court in Pennsylvania has determined that individual-purchaser plaintiffs and a direct-purchaser class


Single-serve coffee maker alleges unfair competition in market
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • February 14 2014

TreeHouse Foods, Inc. has filed an antitrust and unfair competition lawsuit against Green Mountain Coffee Roasters, Inc. and Keurig, Inc., alleging


Chobani prohibited from using “Greek” yogurt designation in U.K.
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • Greece, United Kingdom, USA
  • January 31 2014

The England and Wales Court of Appeal has dismissed the appeal filed by Chobani from a lower court's grant of permanent injunction barring the


FWW report suggests that choice at the grocery store is a mirage
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • December 13 2013

A December 2013 Food & Water Watch (FWW) report titled "Grocery Goliaths: How Food Monopolies Impact Consumers" examines consolidation in the food