Coke Moves To Toss Pom's Claims In Juice Suit, Again

Law360, New York (August 11, 2009, 2:50 PM EDT) -- Coca-Cola Co. has asked a federal court to toss Pom Wonderful LLC's first amended complaint accusing it of unfairly advertising its pomegranate-blend juice, contending that the new complaint reasserts claims that previously were dismissed and that Pom no longer has standing to allege its state law claims.

Coca-Cola filed the motion to dismiss Pom's first amended complaint in the U.S. District Court for the Central District of California on Monday, two weeks after Pom lodged the updated complaint.

Pom sued Coca-Cola in September 2008, claiming the...
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