Ohio Man Files Labeling Class Suit Against Weight Loss Supplement Maker
(October 15, 2015, 10:13 AM EDT) -- CLEVELAND — A Cleveland man filed a class complaint on Oct. 14 in the Cuyahoga County, Ohio, Court of Common Pleas accusing a weight loss supplement maker of printing false claims about the supplement’s contents and lack of side effects on the product’s labels (Barry A. Cohen v. Absolute Nutrition, LLC, No. 15-852627, Ohio Comm. Pls., Cuyahoga Co.).
(Complaint available. Document #43-151016-022C.)
“Absolute™ Garcinia Cambogia contains approximately 21.8% of its claimed amount of HCA [hydroxycitric acid]. Thus, at the recommended dosage level the consumer ingests 390.8...