Class Action Over Diet Drink Celsius Tossed

Law360, Los Angeles (August 10, 2011, 3:36 PM EDT) -- A California judge on Wednesday tossed a class action alleging that makers of the diet drink Celsius did not deliver on the drink's advertised health benefits, ruling that the lead plaintiff lacked standing because he didn't track his caloric intake while using the product.

Judge Terry A. Green said that because lead plaintiff Ryan Fletcher didn't chart his daily caloric intake while using Celsius, it would be impossible to determine if the diet drink burned up to 100 calories — which it claims it does —...
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