HILSLEY v. OCEAN SPRAY CRANBERRIES

Case No. 3:17-cv-2335-GPC(MDD)

US District Court for the Southern District of California

IF YOU PURCHASED CERTAIN OCEAN SPRAY JUICE PRODUCTS YOU MAY BE PART OF A CLASS ACTION

Please read this website carefully, your legal rights may be affected.

A lawsuit has been filed against Ocean Spray Cranberries, Inc. and Arnold Worldwide, LLC (“Defendants”), alleging that they falsely, deceptively and unlawfully marketed certain Ocean Spray Products as containing “No artificial flavors.”  Defendants deny these allegations.  The court has not yet decided whether the Plaintiff or the Defendants are correct.  Defendants have not been ordered to pay any money.  There has been no settlement.

The names of the products included in the class action include:

  • Ocean Spray Cran Apple;
  • Ocean Spray Cran Grape;
  • Ocean Spray “100% Apple” Juice Drink;
  • Ocean Spray Cran Raspberry;
  • Ocean Spray Wave Apple with White Cranberries;
  • Ocean Spray Wave Berry Medley;
  • Ocean Spray Cran Cherry;
  • Ocean Spray Cran Pineapple;
  • Ocean Spray Cran Pomegranate;
  • Ocean Spray Diet Cran Pomegranate;
  • Ocean Spray Diet Cran Cherry;
  • Ocean Spray Cranberry Cherry Flavor 100% Juice.

Detailed information about the Settlement Agreement is available in the frequently asked questions and court documents section of this website.

YOUR OPTIONS AND IMPORTANT DEADLINES IN THIS SETTLEMENT
Do Nothing

Stay in this lawsuit. Await the outcome. Give up certain rights.

 By doing nothing, you keep the possibility of sharing in any recovery (monetary or otherwise) that may come from a trial or a settlement. But you give up any right you may have to sue the Defendants separately about the same legal claims in this lawsuit, and you will be bound by the outcome of this case.

Ask To Be

Excluded By April 8, 2019

Get out of this lawsuit. Get no benefits from it. Keep rights.

 If you ask to be excluded you will not be bound by what the Court does in this case and will keep any right you might have to sue the Defendants separately about the same legal claims in this lawsuit. If a recovery is later awarded in this case, you would not share in that recovery.