Bayer One-A-Day False Ad Class Action Axed

Law360, Chicago (December 17, 2012, 4:18 PM EST) -- A South Carolina federal judge on Friday dismissed a putative class action that accused Bayer Corp. of making deceptive claims about the prostate health benefits of its One-A-Day Men's Health Formula multivitamins, finding the court lacked jurisdiction after shutting down a class certification bid.

In an order that denied plaintiff Christopher Spelman's class certification bid and tossed the case in one fell swoop, U.S. District Judge Timothy M. Cain found that the plaintiff failed to show his claim was typical among other proposed class members, that...
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