Bigelow Asks Judge To Ice Suit Over Tea's Health Claims

Law360, New York (April 5, 2013, 8:31 PM EDT) -- R.C. Bigelow Inc. urged a California federal judge Thursday to throw out a putative class action accusing the tea company of falsely advertising the health benefits of antioxidants, arguing that the plaintiff didn't identify how he was misled and wasn't injured by any company products.

Bigelow criticized named plaintiff Alex Khasin's second amended complaint, arguing in a motion to dismiss that it doesn't describe when or where he saw the allegedly misleading ads. Even if these specifications were made, the allegations fall under the authority of...
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