lawsuits

Fast Food

Irish Burger Chain Beats McDonald's in Trademark Dispute Over Who Owns "Mac"

The ruling paves the way for Supermac’s to expand into Europe and the UK.
Jelisa Castrodale
1.17.19
hawaii

Hawaiian Snacks Potato Chips Are Being Sued for Not Being Hawaiian

"Pinnacle is exploiting the State of Hawaii for its own financial benefit, at the expense of the deceived consumers," the lawsuit reads.
Hannah Keyser
11.30.18
climate change

West Coast Crab Fishermen Sue Big Oil Over Climate Change

Rising ocean temperatures caused Dungeness crabs to become toxic, devastating the industry in California.
Danielle Wayda
11.16.18
beer

This Big Beer Lawsuit Could Put an End to PBR

MillerCoors wants to charge Pabst more to brew their beer, so Pabst is taking them to court.
Bettina Makalintal
11.12.18
McDonald's

Judge Rules That Quarter Pounders Without Cheese Should Not Be Cheaper

He dismissed a lawsuit arguing that non-cheese-eaters were "suffering injury."
Jelisa Castrodale
11.9.18
brewery

Women-Only Craft Beer Forum Shut Down By Men’s Rights Activist

Ting Su, co-founder of Eagle Rock Brewery and host of the event, now finds herself needing to raise money for a legal defense fund.
Beth Demmon
10.19.18
lawsuits

Don't Freak Out About the LaCroix Lawsuit

The bougie bubbly water might possibly be playing fast and loose with the term "all natural," but its ingredients aren't going to kill you.
Hannah Keyser
10.5.18
Ice Cream

Halo Top ‘Dramatically’ Underfills Its Pints, Lawsuit Alleges

Fewer calories might just mean less ice cream.
Ian Burke
6.25.18
WTF

Vineyard Owner Sues Google Over Negative Reviews Calling the Winery a 'Toilet'

The reviews also describe the wine as tasting like "geriatric vagina."
Jelisa Castrodale
6.1.18
WTF

Man Sues Halo Top After Learning That It's Actually Diet Ice Cream

He thought it was 'real' ice cream because halos are yellow, and so is butter, or something.
Danielle Wayda
5.11.18
lawsuit

Blogger Sues Food Network for Allegedly Copying Her Cupcake Recipe

Recipes aren't typically covered by copyright law, but expression is.
Alex Swerdloff
6.5.17
lawsuits

Little Caesars Faces $100 Million Lawsuit over Alleged Halal Pizza Mishap

The lawsuit alleges charges including breach of contract and fraud.
Gigen Mammoser
5.27.17
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