Frito-Lay Can't Shake 'All Natural' Claims In False Ad Suit

Law360, New York (April 2, 2013, 1:26 PM EDT) -- A California federal judge on Friday pared a putative false marketing class action against PepsiCo Inc. subsidiary Frito-Lay North America Inc. over nutritional statements on snack product labels, tossing the bulk of the suit but keeping alive state allegations over “all natural” claims.

U.S. District Judge Samuel Conti refused to let named plaintiffs Markus Wilson and Doug Campen challenge the wide range of Frito-Lay snack products alluded to in the complaint or pursue federal breach of warranty or unjust enrichment allegations, but said they could pursue...
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Case Information

Case Title

Wilson v. Frito-Lay North America, Inc.

Case Number



California Northern

Nature of Suit

Other Statutory Actions


Jon S. Tigar

Date Filed

March 29, 2012

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