Suing companies that make the snacks your kids love

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PENDING

Quaker Oats

Quaker Chewy Granola Bars

Quaker Oatmeal To Go Bars

Quaker Instant Oatmeal

Litigants say Quaker shouldn’t describe snacks as “wholesome” if they contain trans fats.

PENDING

General Mills

Fruit Roll-Ups

Fruit by the Foot

Fruit Gushers

Can a snack that may not contain much fruit be touted as “fruit flavored?” That’s at issue in this class action.

PENDING

Kraft Foods

Ritz Crackers

Teddy Grahams

Original Premium Saltine Crackers

Ginger Snaps

Should Teddy Grahams be marketed as “grahams” if they’re not entirely made from graham flour? Consumers in this case don’t think so.

SETTLED

Dannon

Activia

DanActive

Plaintiffs said the company didn’t have science to back up claims that yogurt products prevent sickness. Dannon settled the case in 2009 for $35m

SETTLED

Kellogg

Cocoa Krispies

Rice Krispies

The cereal maker won’t say the Krispies are “helping to support your family’s immunity” under this 2011 settlement. It included a payout of $5m

SETTLED

Ferrero USA

Nutella

The maker of the tasty chocolate-hazelnut spread agreed to put calorie and sugar counts on the front of its jars when it settled class actions for $7m

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