Jenny Craig Settles Weight Watchers Suit Over Ads

Law360, New York (February 5, 2010, 6:56 PM EST) -- Jenny Craig Inc. has settled a false advertising suit filed by Weight Watchers International Inc. and will halt an advertising campaign that Weight Watchers claimed was deceptive.

The companies said Friday that they had reached a deal in a Lanham Act suit that Weight Watchers filed Jan. 19 in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York.

Weight Watchers claimed that a Jenny Craig campaign launched earlier this year falsely claimed that clients of its program “lost over twice as much weight” as...
To view the full article, register now.
Law360 Pro Say Podcast
Check out Law360's new podcast, Pro Say, which offers a weekly recap of both the biggest stories and hidden gems from the world of law.