Nestle Says Federal Law Preempts Juicy Juice Label Suit

Law360, New York (June 8, 2011, 7:48 PM EDT) -- Nestle USA Inc. on Monday filed a motion to dismiss a putative class action alleging labels on its Juicy Juice products were misleading and violated California consumer protection laws, saying the suit was preempted by federal law.

Nestle said its Juicy Juice labels clearly specify that the drink is made of both fruit juice and juice blends, and comply with regulations in the Federal Food, Drug and Cosmetic Act that labels be truthful and not mislead customers.

Nestle has been fighting similar claims about Juicy Juice...
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