Nestle Beats False Ad Suit Over 'All Natural' Pasta

Law360, New York (October 28, 2013, 6:13 PM EDT) -- Nestle USA Inc. on Friday defeated a customer's proposed class action claiming it misleadingly labels its stuffed pasta products “all natural” even though they contain artificial ingredients, when a California federal judge shot down the customer’s interpretation of the phrase. 

Plaintiff Maritza Pelayo claimed she had bought the pasta because of the “all natural” assurances on the product label, and that she would not have bought them if she she knew they contained artificial ingredients. But U.S. District Judge John F. Walter dismissed her claims with...
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Case Information

Case Title

Maritza Pelayo v. Nestle USA Inc et al

Case Number



California Central

Nature of Suit

Other Statutory Actions


John F. Walter

Date Filed

July 18, 2013

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