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Information about federal false advertising class actions filed around the country. Please note, our list is neither comprehensive nor reflective of TINA.org’s opinion.


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New Balance

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New Balance

In August 2012, a class-action settlement was tentatively approved to settle false advertising claims made by New Balance with respect to its line of toning shoes.  Plaintiffs alleged that New…

New Balance Shoes

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New Balance Shoes

July 2019: A federal judge granted final approval of the settlement agreement. January 2019: A federal judge granted preliminary approval of a settlement agreement that would resolve this lawsuit. According…

Rawlings Power Balance Performance Bracelet

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Rawlings Power Balance Performance Bracelet

October 2013: This case was stayed pending the resolution of a similar case, Steiner v. Rawlings Sporting Goods. 2012: A class-action lawsuit was filed against Rawlings Sporting Goods Co. for…

American Express Prepaid Gift Cards

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American Express Prepaid Gift Cards

December 2017: The Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals affirmed the district court’s decision finding that the district court did not abuse its discretion in approving it. To read the full…

Bayport Credit Union

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Bayport Credit Union

In April 2020, a class-action lawsuit was filed against Bayport Credit Union for allegedly misleadingly representing that it charges overdraft and non-sufficient funds fees when an account does not have…

Ambit’s “Budget Billing” Plan

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Ambit’s “Budget Billing” Plan

In June 2015, a class-action lawsuit was filed against Ambit Energy for allegedly marketing itself as less expensive than other utility companies when, in reality, Ambit customers end up paying…

Align®

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Align®

April 2018: A federal judge granted final approval of the settlement agreement. December 2017: A federal judge preliminarily approved the settlement agreement. A final fairness hearing is scheduled for April…