Nestle Peddling Tap Water As Spring-Sourced, Suit Says

Law360, New York (October 11, 2012, 1:36 PM EDT) -- Nestle Waters North America Inc. has been selling bottles of municipal tap water and falsely marketing it to consumers as 100 percent natural, spring-sourced water, according to a putative class action removed to Illinois federal court Wednesday.

Plaintiff Chicago Faucet Shoppe Inc. claims that Nestle — which removed the suit to federal court — has falsely represented to consumers that 5-gallon bottles of Ice Mountain water are sourced from springs and contain only naturally occurring minerals, when in fact the bottles are filled with water not...
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Case Information

Case Title

The Chicago Faucet Shoppe, Inc. v. Nestle Waters North America, Inc.

Case Number



Illinois Northern

Nature of Suit

370(Personal Prop.: Fraud or Truth-In-Lending)

Date Filed

October 10, 2012

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