Ocean Spray, Pom Go For Kill Before False Ads Trial

Law360, New York (August 30, 2011, 1:37 PM EDT) -- Juice makers Pom Wonderful LLC and Ocean Spray Cranberries Inc. lashed out Monday in their long-running false advertising and unfair competition battle in California, each saying the case should be resolved in its favor before it goes to trial in November.

The companies have been locked in a bitter dispute for more than two years over Pom's allegations that Ocean Spray dupes its customers by implying its product contains more than a trace amount of pomegranate juice, thereby cutting into Pom's market share.

Pom sued Ocean...
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