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April 2018: A federal judge dismissed the complaint finding that plaintiffs failed to state a claim upon which relief could be granted. July 2017: A false advertising class-action lawsuit was…
Agency says products contain antibiotic, tylosin tartrate, that is not approved for use on pets.
April 2014: This case was dismissed because the parties reached a settlement agreement. The settlement terms have not been disclosed. (Later in May 2014, the case was dismissed When a…
There’s no such thing as hypoallergenic pets.
Allegations: Falsely marketing cleaning products as safe for pets and kids when they are not
In December 2019, a class-action lawsuit was filed against Merck Animal Health alleging that the company misleadingly markets Bravecto chewable tablets for dogs and topical solutions for dogs and cats…
May 2014: Plaintiffs voluntarily dismissed this action When a complaint is dismissed with prejudice, it cannot be refiled.. April 2014: A federal judge dismissed this action When a complaint is…
When companies green it, they better mean it.
Allegations: Falsely representing that the active ingredient “targets an enzyme found in plants but not people or pets”
One of the top complaints among parents: Roblox fails to protect their children’s digital assets.
Allegations: Misleadingly marketing treadmills as safe to use in homes with families when the machines are unreasonably dangerous for children and pets
The Children’s Advertising Review Unit (CARU, or the Children’s Advertising Review Unit, keeps tabs on advertising directed at children, and issues recommendations to advertisers when ads are deceptive or target…
October 2019: A federal judge preliminarily approved a settlement agreement that would provide class members who have proof of purchasing recalled products with either a cash award in the amount…
March 2020: A federal judge dismissed the nationwide class claims concluding that the named plaintiff did not have standing for non-California claims. Later in the month, the case was voluntarily…
In April 2019, a class-action lawsuit was filed against Petland Mall of Georgia alleging that the pet store defrauds consumers by misrepresenting that the puppies it sells are healthy, “the…
Class-action settlements leave consumers behind.
In April 2017, two class-action lawsuits were filed against Monsanto Company for allegedly falsely marketing Roundup® “Garden Weeds” Weed & Grass Killer products as targeting an enzyme “found in plants…
In November 2018, a class-action lawsuit was filed against Sentry for allegedly falsely advertising a flea and tick repellent called Sentry Natural Defense as being safe to use around pets…