Plaintiff: Leslie Frohberg
Defendant: Cumberland Packing Corp.
Case Number: 14-cv-00748
Court: United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York
Practice Area: Class Action; Food Labeling
Halunen Law served as co-class counsel in this action against Cumberland Packing Corp. over the alleged deceptive marketing of Stevia in the Raw Sweetener as “natural” despite containing non-natural ingredients. The settlement resulted in the defendant agreeing to set up a $1.55 million fund to compensate consumers who previously purchased Stevia in the Raw Sweetener, as well as cover the costs of notifying the class members, incentive awards to the class representatives, and attorney fees.