Mott's Gets 'No Sugar Added' Labeling Claims Cut Down

Law360, Chicago (January 30, 2014, 7:59 PM EST) -- A California federal judge on Wednesday trimmed from a proposed class action claims alleging Mott’s LLP’s applesauce products are improperly labeled as having “no sugar added,” but let stand similar claims concerning the company’s apple juice.

U.S. District Judge Susan Illston agreed with Mott’s that plaintiff Mohammed Rahman had failed to back up his allegations that the applesauce products didn’t comply with U.S. Food and Drug Administration regulations for “no sugar added” labeling. Rahman had alleged in his June 2013 complaint that because the applesauce products...
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