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FTC Settles Over Unsubstantiated Sober Support Claims

The FTC settled with Rejuvica LLC and its owners to resolve allegations that the company’s marketing of Sobrenix Advanced Alcohol Support violated the FTC Act and the Opioid Addiction Recovery Fraud Prevention Act. The FTC alleges in its complaint that Rejuvica made unsubstantiated marketing claims that Sobrenix—an herbal tincture—eliminates alcohol cravings to help users reduce…

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Monopolistic Cows, Beware

A bipartisan coalition of 32 AGs launched a partnership with the USDA to address anticompetitive market structures in the agricultural sector and related markets, including increased prices and fewer choices, that are negatively impacting consumers and producers. The Agricultural Competition Partnership will invest in opportunities and leverage state and federal authority, expertise, and insight to…

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FTC and FDA Weed Out Misleadingly Marketed THC-Containing Products

The FTC and the FDA teamed up to send cease-and-desist letters to six companies alleging that their marketing of edible products containing Delta-8 tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) may violate Section 5 of the FTC Act because the packaging misleadingly imitates non-THC products that children regularly consume.

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Busted! Dave & Buster’s Pays Up for Alleged Labor Violations

Massachusetts AG Andrea Campbell settled with Dave & Buster’s of Massachusetts, Inc. to resolve allegations that the company violated the Commonwealth’s labor laws relating to meal breaks and child labor. According to AG Campbell, Dave & Buster’s allegedly failed to provide meal breaks of adequate lengths to employees who worked shifts lasting longer than six…

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FDA Draft Guidance on Lead in Baby Food Earns AG Support

A group of 21 Democratic AGs wrote a comment letter to the FDA in connection with the agency’s Draft Guidance to Industry on Action Levels for Lead in Food Intended for Babies and Young Children (“Lead Guidance”). The letter is supportive of FDA action on the protection of children from the health risks of lead…

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