January 2021: This case was voluntarily dismissed When a complaint is dismissed with prejudice, it cannot be refiled., the reasons for which were not disclosed.
February 2019: A class-action lawsuit was filed against Ricola USA for allegedly falsely marketing Ricola Herb Throat Drops as being natural when, according to plaintiffs, they contain artificial and genetically modified ingredients. (Comfort et al v. Ricola USA, Inc., Case No. 19-cv-157, W.D.N.Y.) A few days later, the case was transferred to a different New York Court. (Case No. 19-cv-6089, W.D.N.Y.)