FTC Scores Partial Victory In LED Bulb False Ad Suit

Law360, New York (April 26, 2012, 2:06 PM EDT) -- A California federal judge on Wednesday granted summary judgment for one claim against Lights of America Inc., but dismissed other portions of a Federal Trade Commission suit over allegedly exaggerated marketing claims about its light-emitting diode bulbs.

Although Judge James V. Selna ruled in favor of Lights of America's request to toss FTC claims over the bulbs' light output and said the company can continue telling customers "you'll never change your light bulb again," the judge found Lights of America made unsubstantiated statements on its packaging...
To view the full article, register now.




Case Information

Case Title

Federal Trade Commission v. Lights of America Inc et al

Case Number



California Central

Nature of Suit

Other Statutory Actions


James V. Selna

Date Filed

September 7, 2010

Law Firms


Government Agencies

UK Financial Services

UK Financial Services

Read Our Latest UK Financial Services Coverage

Financial Services Law360 UK provides breaking news and analysis on the financial sector. Coverage includes UK and European Union policy, enforcement, and litigation involving banks, asset management firms, and other financial services organizations.