Organix Shampoo Maker Settles False Labeling Suit For $7M
By Kira Lerner
Law360, New York (August 23, 2013, 5:28 PM ET) -- The maker of Organix hair and skin care products will spend $6.5 million to settle a class action accusing it of falsely labeling its products and misleading consumers into believing the products are organic, according to an agreement filed in California federal court Thursday.
The deal calls for Vogue International to pay $6.5 million into a fund that will compensate consumers who submit claims that they purchased Organix cosmetics products. In return, the claims against Vogue related to the challenged marketing and advertising practices will be...