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In a highly anticipated decision, the Supreme Court on June 12 announced that compliance with food labeling guidelines promulgated by the Food and Drug Administration will not operate as a bar against false advertising claims brought under the Lanham Act.  In its decision, the Court made clear that food and beverage labeling may mislead consumers even though the labeling complies with the Federal Food, Drug and Cosmetics Act (“FDCA”), and may be actionable under the Lanham Act.  The decision will have significant ramifications for all advertisers operating in regulated industries because compliance with particular labeling or disclosure requirements does not… Continue Reading Supreme Court Rules Compliance with FDA Labeling Guidelines Does Not Bar Lanham Act False Advertising Suits – POM Wonderful v. Coca-Cola Co.