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Putative Class Action Filed After DNA Test Reportedly Finds Subway Chicken Sandwiches Are Half-Soy
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • March 17 2017

A Connecticut plaintiff filed a projected class action against Subway after DNA testing of the chain's chicken sandwiches allegedly showed the meat


Food & Beverage Litigation Update: Issue 628
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • March 24 2017

The Government Accountability Office (GAO) has issued a March 2017 report noting several oversight gaps in federal agencies’ efforts to track and


McCormick Black-Pepper Slack-Fill Suit to Continue
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • October 21 2016

A D.C. federal court has denied McCormick & Co.'s motion to dismiss a competitor's lawsuit alleging the company's black-pepper packaging contains too


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


Fourth Circuit upholds alcohol ad restrictions in Virginia’s college publications
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • April 30 2010

The Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals has turned aside a First Amendment challenge to a state law restricting advertisements for alcoholic beverages in college student publications


Kashi settles GMO false ad class action for nearly $4 million
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • June 12 2015

Kashi Co., a unit of Kellogg Co., has agreed to pay up to $3.99 million in a class action alleging that the company advertised its products as "All


Consumer watchdog groups urge PBS to stop Chick-fil-A promotions
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • May 25 2012

The Campaign for a Commercial-Free Childhood (CCFC), Public Citizen and Corporate Accountability International are reportedly urging the PBS network to “end a four-year marketing agreement between the popular children’s show ‘Martha Speaks’ and the fast food chain Chick-fil-A.”


Putative class action challenges Gerber’s infant formula immunity benefits claims
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • June 5 2015

Two plaintiffs have filed a lawsuit against Gerber Products Co. alleging that the company misrepresented its Gerber Good Start infant Formula by


Costco Shrimp Case Dismissed for Lack of Standing
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • January 22 2016

Wholesale Corp. alleging the company's shrimp was falsely advertised as adherent to a supplier code of conduct on human rights while the product was


Izze Drinks Mislead with Preservative-Free and Dietary Guidelines Claims, Consumer Alleges
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • August 26 2016

A consumer has filed a purported class action against PepsiCo and subsidiary Izze Beverage Co. alleging Izze carbonated juice drinks are misleadingly