Bertolli Olive Oil False Advertising
|Food and Beverage Labeling||Geographic Origin|
Bertolli and Carapelli brand olive oils are advertised as "extra virgin" and "imported from Italy." But the olive oils do not originate from Italy and do not meet the requirements for "extra virgin" olive oil.
Pursuant to the Settlement Agreement approved of on August 29, 2018, class members who submitted a valid Claim Form for qualifying products purchased between May 23, 2010 and April 16, 2018 could receive up to $8.75.
A copy of the order granting final approval can be found below.
The deadline to file claims has passed.
|2014-09-11||First Amended Class Action Complaint|
|2015-01-06||Order Denying Motion to Dismiss|
|2017-08-24||Order Granting Motion for Class Certification|
|2017-09-14||Plaintiff's Notice of Motion and Motion for Class Certification|
|2018-08-29||Order Granting Final Approval of Class Action Settlement and Judgment|