P&G Hit With Class Action Over Toothpaste Dispenser

Law360, New York (September 13, 2011, 7:37 PM EDT) -- A putative class of consumers on Thursday hit Procter & Gamble Co. with breach of warranty and false advertising claims in California federal court, saying its “Neat Squeeze” Crest dispensers leave users unable to push out a significant amount of the toothpaste.

Named plaintiff Jonathan Rothstein estimates that he wasn't able to dispense as much as 20 percent of the toothpaste he purchased, according to the complaint.

“As a result of the package's failure to dispense the entire quantity of toothpaste in the container, consumers are...
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