Judge Trims Warranty Claims From Coconut Water Class Action

Law360, New York (December 3, 2012, 2:11 PM EST) -- A California judge on Friday trimmed claims from a consumer class action accusing One World Co. LLC of overstating the electrolyte content of its O.N.E. brand coconut water, dismissing a lab report on which plaintiffs based warranty allegations.

Judge Cormac J. Carney determined that plaintiffs Patrick Vital and Russell Marchweka have failed to provide evidence that a ConsumerLab.com LLC report on which their claims are based was conducted in accordance with the Federal Food, Drug and Cosmetic Act, which requires testing of composite samples from 12...
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