Whole Foods Supplements Contain Lead, False Ads Suit Says

Law360, New York (July 6, 2012, 8:05 PM EDT) -- A New Jersey attorney known for hitting companies with putative class actions alleging deceptive advertising has made Whole Foods Market IP LP his latest target, accusing the grocer of falsely advertising a supplement as pure and unadulterated when it in fact contains lead.

Harold M. Hoffman contends in a complaint filed June 28 in New Jersey state court that Whole Foods, which touts itself as the world's largest retailer of natural and organic foods, has violated the New Jersey Consumer Fraud Act based on its promotion...
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