Bayer Vitamin Claims Not Demonstrably False, Judge Finds

Law360, New York (April 11, 2013, 6:17 PM EDT) -- Bayer Corp. scored a major win Wednesday in a California class action accusing it of falsely advertising the prostate benefits of its vitamins after a judge determined the plaintiffs failed to show those marketing claims were false at the time they were made.

U.S. Judge Anthony J. Battaglia granted summary judgment to Bayer on Unfair Competition Law and California Legal Remedies Act claims. He found the plaintiffs could not to prove its prostate health claims were demonstrably false and instead relied on a faulty “lack of...
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Case Information

Case Title

Johns et al v. Bayer Corporation et al

Case Number



California Southern

Nature of Suit

Other Statutory Actions


Anthony J. Battaglia

Date Filed

September 3, 2009

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