Smucker Accused Of Making Bogus 'All-Natural' Claims

Law360, New York (May 22, 2013, 8:00 PM EDT) -- The J.M. Smucker Co. was hit with a putative class action Tuesday alleging it falsely touts Crisco cooking oils as all natural even though they're made using genetically modified crops and heavy processing.

Plaintiff Adrianna Ault bought Crisco oils several times based on Smucker's claims that the products she was purchasing were all natural, according to the complaint filed in New York federal court. Without the representation that the oils were all natural, she would have not paid as much for the products or wouldn't have...
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