NY Consumers Denied Cert. In McDonald's False Ad Suit

Law360, New York (October 27, 2010, 7:11 PM EDT) -- A group of New York state residents on Wednesday lost its bid for class certification in a suit alleging McDonald's Corp. orchestrated a long-running marketing scheme that misled consumers into believing its food could be consumed on a daily basis without incurring any adverse health effects.

Judge Donald C. Pogue, a U.S. Court of International Trade judge presiding by designation over the instant action in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York, denied the plaintiffs' motion for class certification or, in the...
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