Blue Apron Meals
October 2019: This case was transferred to federal court. (Case No. 19-cv-9140, C. D. CA.) September 2019: A class-action lawsuit was filed against Blue Apron for allegedly falsely advertising that…
A class-action lawsuit was filed against Blue Apron in June 2015 for, among other things, allegedly deceptively offering subscriptions to its 2-Person Plan (which provides the ingredients to make a meal for two people) without adequately disclosing the terms of the subscription or the cancellation policy and charging consumers without their consent. The lawsuit, which was transferred to federal court in July 2015, was dismissed When a complaint is dismissed with prejudice, it cannot be refiled. as to the named plaintiff, and When a complaint is dismissed without prejudice, an amended version of the complaint can be refiled. as to class members. The reasons for the dismissal have not yet been disclosed. (Riccobono et al v. Blue Apron, Inc., Case No. 15-cv-6717, S. D. NY.)
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