Campbell Soup Loses Bid To Can GMO Class Action

Law360, New York (May 28, 2013, 2:30 PM EDT) -- A Florida judge on Friday rejected efforts by Campbell Soup Co. to scrap a class action accusing it of falsely labeling soups with genetically modified corn as 100 percent natural, saying federal approval of a related product does not preempt claims against the soups at issue.

Campbell sought to dismiss the suit on the grounds that the U.S. Department of Agriculture approved the "100% Natural" label for two of its chicken soups, both of which contain the same genetically modified corn present in the vegetable soups...
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