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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


Food & Beverage Litigation Update: Issue 631
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • Canada, European Union, USA
  • April 10 2017

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has announced an extension to its comment periods for information on the use of genome editing


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


Frito-Lay to settle wage-and-hour class action for $1.6 million
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • November 15 2013

Subject to court approval, Frito-Lay will pay $1.6 million to settle wage-and-hour claims filed on behalf of current and former employees who deliver


Tito’s “Handmade” Vodka label targeted again in proposed class action
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • August 14 2015

A consumer has filed a lawsuit against Fifth Generation, Inc. alleging that its Tito’s Handmade Vodka is not “handmade” as claimed on the label


Food & Beverage Litigation Update: Issue 630
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • April 4 2017

California's Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment (OEHHA) has announced that glyphosate will be listed under the state's Safe Drinking


FTC settles first complaint against company accused of trading discounts for good reviews
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • May 1 2015

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has approved a final consent order barring an automobile shipment broker from touting its “highly ranked ratings”


Five guys’ “Kosher Style” hot dog may violate Washington law, blogger argues
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • June 20 2014

The sale of hot dogs described as "Kosher Style" by Five Guys Enterprises LLC may violate a Washington State law that describes what food products


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


Rachael Ray’s Dog Foods Misrepresented as “Natural,” Putative Class Action Alleges
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • March 17 2017

A consumer has filed a putative class action against the manufacturers of Rachael Ray's dog foods, alleging that the products are labeled as