'Handmade' Vodka False Ad Suit Largely Tossed by Fla. Judge
By Steven Trader (September 24, 2015, 8:41 PM EDT) -- A Florida federal judge on Wednesday found that a proposed class had adequately alleged they were misled by the label of Tito's Vodka, which contains the statements "handmade" and "in an old fashioned pot still," but said the only properly stated claim was a breach of express warranty.
Tito's Vodka (Credit: AP) U.S. District Judge Robert L. Hinkle nixed the five other claims against Fifth Generation Inc. over the liquor's allegedly false label, finding that allegations of negligence and unjust enrichment failed and that violations of any Florida business practices were overruled because the federal Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade...
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