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Hospital walks back study linking aspartame to leukemia
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • October 26 2012

Brigham and Women’s Hospital (BWM) has reportedly walked back a recent study claiming to link aspartame with an increased risk of leukemia, non- Hodgkin’s lymphoma (NHL) and other blood-related cancers


Gerber Graduates Puffs Lawsuit Preempted by Federal Law
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • April 22 2016

An Oregon federal court has dismissed a lawsuit alleging Gerber’s Graduates Puffs is mislabeled because its packaging displays fruits and vegetables


Phthalate Exposure Allegedly Linked to Fast-Food Consumption
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • April 22 2016

A study has allegedly linked fast-food consumption to higher urinary phthalate-metabolite levels but not to increased bisphenol A (BPA) levels. Ami


Dr. Oz-Backed Green Coffee Supplement Faces Class Action Lawsuit
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • March 24 2016

A recent putative class action targets the makers of popular weight-loss supplements, including Green Coffee Bean Extract Fat Loss Optimizer


Chipotle GMO Proposed Class Action to Continue
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • April 22 2016

A Florida federal court has denied Chipotle's motion to dismiss a putative class action alleging the company misrepresents its food as free of


Slave Labor Suit Against Nestlé Dismissed
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • December 11 2015

A California federal court has dismissed a putative class action alleging Nestlé USA Inc. violates state laws about notifying consumers of products


Seventh Circuit Finds P.F. Chang’s Customers Have Standing to Sue for Data Breach
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • April 22 2016

The Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals has revived a data-breach lawsuit against P.F. Chang's China Bistro, Inc., finding that the two plaintiffs have


ANH Claims Glyphosate Residues Present in Breakfast Foods
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • April 22 2016

The Alliance for Natural Health (ANH) has released a white paper that allegedly identifies glyphosate residue in common breakfast foods, including


Monster Energy faces lawsuit over potentially lethal ingredient ECGC
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • November 9 2012

A putative class action filed in a California state court claims that Monster Rehab, a green tea and energy drink, contains unknown amounts of epigallocatechin-3-gallate (ECGC), “an extremely dangerous and potentially lethal ingredient,” and that the company fails to warn consumers of its potential hepatotoxic side effects


Cornucopia Institute Lawsuit Challenges “Unqualified Individuals” on NOSB
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • April 22 2016

Public-interest group Cornucopia Institute has filed a lawsuit against Tom Vilsack in his capacity as Secretary of Agriculture alleging that he and