Tag Archives: Food Drug and Cosmetic Act (FDCA)

December 4, 2015 - False Advertising, Food Misbranding

Trader Joe’s Wins Dismissal of Soymilk Products Mislabeling Claims

On December 2, 2015, Judge Vince Chhabria of the Northern District of California dismissed with prejudice claims that grocery retailer Trader Joe’s violated California’s Unfair Competition Law (UCL) by using the term “soymilk” to describe certain food products that did not have cow’s milk. The plaintiffs alleged that Trader Joe’s’ use of the word “soymilk” ...›