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2009-01-15 12:37:00

vitamins + water + sugar + hype = soda - bubbles WASHINGTON, Jan. 15 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Coca-Cola Company has been served notice a class action lawsuit filed (http://cspinet.org/new/pdf/vitaminwater_filed_complaint.pdf)over what the Center for Science in the Public Interest (CSPI) says are deceptive and unsubstantiated claims on its VitaminWater line of beverages. Coke markets VitaminWater as a healthful alternative to soda by labeling its several flavors with such health buzz...

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2009-01-15 16:16:09

The consumer group Center for Science in the Public Interest (CSPI) announced on Thursday that it had filed a class action lawsuit against Coca-Cola Co., saying the company is making deceptive health claims about its Vitaminwater products. The lawsuit was filed on Wednesday in U.S. District Court in the Northern District of California, and comes just weeks after regulators warned the company about its marketing practices. In a suit the world's largest soft drink maker called "ridiculous",...

2009-01-15 10:06:00

Class Action Lawsuit Alleges Deceptive Advertising Claims NEW YORK, Jan. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- A class action lawsuit was filed late yesterday in the United States District Court for the Northern District of California against the Coca-Cola Company alleging that Coca-Cola has used deceptive advertising in marketing its VitaminWater line of beverages. The plaintiff is represented by Whatley Drake & Kallas, LLC ("WDK"), Reese Richman LLP, and the Center for Science in the Public Interest...

2009-01-15 11:24:43

The Coca-Cola Co. has been served notice of a class-action lawsuit filed over their claims for its VitaminWater beverages, a U.S. non-profit group said. Officials at the Center for Science in the Public Interest in Washington said Coke markets VitaminWater as a healthful alternative to soda and makes a wide range of claims, including that its drinks variously reduce the risk of chronic disease, reduce the risk of eye disease, promote healthy joints and support optimal immune function. While...

2008-08-22 15:00:51

Today, DC Brands International, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: DCBR) states that in numerous previous communications, the company announced that they had made the decision to transition away from traditional energy drinks into a much healthier line of beverages with their H.A.R.D. Nutrition Functional Water Systems. The company's CEO Richard Pearce has said many times that over the past year, they have met with many professionals from the field of health and heard over and over again the negative...


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