Winery Accused Of Falsely Marketing Elderberry Juice

Law360, New York (December 9, 2010, 8:21 PM EST) -- Consumers have hit a Kansas winery with a putative class action accusing the company of falsely marketing its elderberry juice as a medicinal product with curative properties.

The suit, lodged by named plaintiffs Matthew and Elizabeth Delling in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Missouri on Monday, claims that Wyldewood Cellars Inc. knowingly misrepresented the health benefits of its elderberry juice in order to increase sales.

The suit also accuses The Healthy Shopper Inc., a Missouri retailer that carries the elderberry juice, of...
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