NJOY Accused Of Hiding E-Cigs' Health Dangers

Law360, New York (March 20, 2014, 4:34 PM EDT) -- E-cigarette maker NJOY Inc. allegedly improperly touts the health benefits of its product despite a U.S. Food and Drug Administration report showing that its e-cigarettes contain carcinogens and other chemicals, according to a proposed class action removed to California federal court Wednesday.

Named plaintiff Eric McGovern purchased the company’s e-cigarettes in California in or around December, relying on representations that the products were free of harmful chemicals, according to the complaint, originally filed in Orange County Superior Court. After experiencing dizziness, chest pain and nausea a...
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