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Snack Co. Sued Over 'Modern' Ingredients In 'Ancient Grain'

Law360 (February 20, 2018, 8:52 PM EST) -- A consumer has hit a snackmaker selling supposedly “ancient grain” chips with a $5 million false advertising suit in New York federal court, saying the product is also made with rice, peas and other modern-day ingredients.

Named plaintiff Danielle Louis in her proposed class action filed on Sunday sued MJS America LLC, an Illinois-based company, for the “Ancient Grain Twists” it sells under its Majans Bhuja Snacks brand name, arguing that ancient grains refer to grains such as millet and spelt and pseudocereals, such as quinoa...
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Case Information

Case Title

Louis v. MJS America LLC

Case Number



New York Eastern

Nature of Suit

Personal Injury: Health Care/Pharmaceutical Personal Injury Product Liability


Nicholas G. Garaufis

Date Filed

February 18, 2018

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