Conagra Brands Inc must face a proposed class action alleging the label for its Wesson brand of vegetable oil deceptively marketed it as “100% Natural” despite containing genetically modified organisms, a federal appeals court has ruled.
The 1st U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Boston on Wednesday ruled that the lawsuit plausibly alleged that Wesson’s label violated a Massachusetts consumer protection law that prohibits unfair or deceptive practices.
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