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Highly limited "healthy fats" claim survives dismissal

3 years agoIndustries / Law : 43(B)log

Delacruz v. Cytosport, Inc., 2012 WL 1215243 (N.D. Cal.) Delacruz filed a putative class action under the usual California laws based on claims about Muscle Milk Ready-to-Drink and Bars. Though Cytosport allegedly represents the products to be healthy and nutritious (e.g., “there's no question you're getting a nutritious snack,” and the products “take[ ] the guess work out of high performance nutrition”), almost 50% of their calories come from fat, basically equivalent to a Krispy Kreme doughnut.
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