Judge Retracts Ruling In Chobani Yogurt Labeling Suit

Law360, New York (July 29, 2013, 6:31 PM EDT) -- In an unusual turn Thursday, a California federal judge vacated a recent ruling allowing a proposed food labeling class action against Chobani Inc. to survive after the plaintiffs agreed that the court should reconsider parts of the decision to which the company objected.

On July 12, U.S. District Judge Lucy Koh largely dismissed a lawsuit claiming Chobani yogurt was mislabeled as “all-natural” and contained no added sugar, though she sustained allegations that the company listed evaporated cane juice as an ingredient to hide the fact it...
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