Amy's Kitchen Can't Shake Bulk Of False Labeling Row

Law360, New York (December 10, 2013, 2:26 PM EST) -- A Florida federal judge largely preserved claims in a proposed class action Monday accusing convenience food maker Amy’s Kitchen Inc. of misleading consumers by labeling sugar as evaporated cane juice when U.S. regulators have cautioned food makers against using that label to refer to sweeteners.

U.S. District Judge James Cohn agreed with Amy’s Kitchen that plaintiff Leslie Reilly only has standing to bring claims over products that she actually purchased, ruling that claims relating to products she did not purchase would be dismissed.  

But the judge...
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