Eco Canteen Ordered To Pull Water Bottle Attack Ads

Law360, New York (September 21, 2010, 3:01 PM EDT) -- A federal judge has barred Eco Canteen Inc., a maker of reusable, stainless steel water bottles, from advertising that plastic water bottles pose public health risks, following the company's failure to find a new attorney in the case.

Judge Robert J. Conrad Jr. of the U.S. District Court for the Western District of North Carolina on Friday granted the International Bottled Water Association’s motion for default judgment in its false advertising suit against over an Eco Canteen ad campaign claiming that plastic water bottles contain toxins....
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