We use cookies on this site to enable your digital experience. By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to our cookie policy. close

Utz To Shell Out $1.25M To Settle 'All Natural' Class Action

Law360, New York (December 7, 2017, 3:53 PM EST) -- Utz Quality Foods has agreed to pay $1.25 million to resolve a proposed class action asserting that certain of its snack foods are deceptively labeled as being “all natural,” according to documents filed Wednesday in Massachusetts federal court.

The deal between Utz and Matt DiFrancesco, Angela Mizzoni and Lynn Marrapodi, the trio of named plaintiffs who launched the suit in 2014, is subject to approval by U.S. District Judge Douglas P. Woodlock, who has been overseeing the dispute.

The settlement agreement is an amended one, coming after...
To view the full article, register now.




Case Information

Case Title

DiFrancesco, et al. v. UTZ Quality Foods, Inc.

Case Number




Nature of Suit

Contract: Other


Douglas P. Woodlock

Date Filed

December 30, 2014

Law Firms

Judge Analytics

Law360 Pro Say Podcast
Check out Law360's new podcast, Pro Say, which offers a weekly recap of both the biggest stories and hidden gems from the world of law.