Supplement Maker Escapes Fraud Suit Over Creatine Product

Law360, New York (October 29, 2012, 3:47 PM EDT) -- A California federal judge on Thursday threw out a consumer’s putative class action against dietary supplement maker All American Pharmaceutical and Natural Foods Inc. over alleged fraudulent claims about the side effects of its muscle-building product, calling the suit too vague.

U.S. District Judge Stephen V. Wilson said named plaintiff Drew Yacu did not specify what exactly was false about All American’s statements concerning the side effects of its supplement Kre-Alaklyn EFX Creatine, and dismissed the complaint without prejudice.

“Plaintiff’s bald assertions are just that,” the...
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