• On May 26, 2020, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and Federal Trade Commission (FTC) issued joint warning letters to four companies for the marketing and sale of products


Continue Reading FDA and FTC Issue Warning Letters to Companies Marketing and Selling Products Deemed Fraudulent for the Treatment or Prevention of COVID-19

  • On May 14, 2020, the Hon. Ronald A. White, a federal judge in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Oklahoma, issued a Temporary Restraining Order (“TRO”)


Continue Reading Federal Court Enters Temporary Restraining Order Against Xephyr LLC (dba N-Ergetics) to Prevent the Sale and Distribution of Colloidal Silver Products for Treatment of COVID-19

  • On March 13, 2020, Ultimate Brain Nutrients, LLC (“UBN”) submitted a Petition (which FDA filed and posted for comprehensive review on April 30, 2020), seeking FDA’s authorization of a qualified


Continue Reading FDA Posts Qualified Health Claim Petition Regarding MCTs Caprylic and Capric Acid for Use in the Management of Migraine Headaches

 Cheese Buyers Ask 7th Circ. to Revive Label Suit (Law360 subscription required)


Continue Reading Appellant Plaintiffs in Multidistrict Litigation Argue a Jury Should Decide if the Claim “100% Grated Parmesan” is Deceptive When Cellulose is a Listed Ingredient

Buyers Claim Coke’s Tea Not Honest About Sugar Content (subscription to Law360 required)

  • A proposed nationwide class of consumers who purchased the Honest brand of teas has sued the Coca-Cola


Continue Reading Proposed Class Action Lawsuit Alleges “Just a Tad Sweet” is an Unauthorized and Misleading Low Sugar Claim for Honest Tea Beverages

 Swiss Miss Hot Cocoa Ingredients Not So ‘Simple,’ Buyers Say (subscription to Law360 required)

  • In a proposed statewide class of consumers who purchased Swiss Miss hot chocolate and similar products,


Continue Reading Proposed Class Action Lawsuit Alleges ‘Simply Cocoa’ and ‘Made With Real Cocoa’ are False and Deceptive Claims for Hot Chocolate That Contains Alkalized Cocoa