Case Name (Date)

Clark et al. v. McDonald’s Corp.
22-cv-628, S.D. Ill.
(March 2022)

McDowell et al. v. McDonald’s Corp.
22-cv-1688, N.D. Ill.
(March 2022)


Product/Service

Big Mac and other foods


Allegations

Falsely marketing products as “safe” and “sustainable” when the product packaging contains per- and polyfluoralkyl substances (PFAS), which makes them unsafe for humans and harmful to the environment


Status

Pending



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