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Aug 19, 2020, 09:17 ET Organic Consumers Association Sues D'Artagnan for False Animal Welfare Claims

Organic Consumers Association (OCA) sued D'Artagnan, the largest distributor of foie gras in the U.S., for deceptive marketing and advertising of...


Aug 13, 2020, 09:59 ET Organic Consumers Association Sues Champion Petfoods for Deceptive Marketing Claims

Organic Consumers Association (OCA) filed suit against Champion Petfoods USA and Champion Petfoods LP for deceptive marketing and advertising of pet...


Aug 04, 2020, 09:08 ET Organic Consumers Association Sues Mowi, World's Largest Producer of Atlantic Salmon Products

Organic Consumers Association (OCA) filed suit against Mowi USA and Mowi Ducktrap for deceptive marketing and advertising of smoked Atlantic salmon...


Jul 14, 2020, 13:19 ET Una coalición de grupos de alimentación, justicia, clima y medio ambiente hace un llamado a los consumidores a #BoycottBigmeat

La Organic Consumers Association (OCA), Forward Latino, Socially Responsible Agricultural Project (SRAP), el Dr. Mercola y U.S. Farmers & Ranchers...


Jul 14, 2020, 09:31 ET Coalition of Food, Justice, Climate and Environmental Groups Calls on Consumers to #BoycottBigMeat

The Organic Consumers Association (OCA), Forward Latino, Socially Responsible Agricultural Project (SRAP), Dr. Mercola and U.S. Farmers & Ranchers...


Jul 02, 2020, 13:45 ET Nonprofits Ask FTC to Investigate Tyson for Misleading Product Claims

In a complaint filed with the Federal Trade Commission, Organic Consumers Association, Animal Equality and Food & Water Watch accused Tyson Foods of...


May 21, 2020, 13:08 ET Organic Consumers Assoc. Sues Smithfield for Misleading Consumers with False Claims of Superior Safety

The Organic Consumers Association today announced that it has sued Smithfield Foods for falsely advertising Smithfield pork products as the "safest"...


Mar 31, 2020, 08:00 ET Organic Consumers Assoc. Sues Happy Egg Co., Says 'Pasture Raised' Claims are False and Deceptive

The Organic Consumers Association (OCA) has sued Happy Egg Co. for false, deceptive and misleading advertising claims related to the use of the term...


Feb 20, 2020, 15:49 ET Organic Consumers Association Moves for Summary Judgment In False Advertising Suit Against Unilever

Attorneys for Organic Consumers Association (OCA) filed a limited motion for summary judgment, with the D.C. Superior Court, in the nonprofit's false ...


Jan 16, 2020, 14:06 ET Ben & Jerry's Stops Calling Cows 'Happy' After Being Sued for False Advertising

Organic Consumers Association (OCA) today issued the following statement upon learning that Ben & Jerry's will no longer claim on product packaging...


Sep 18, 2019, 10:30 ET 10,000 U.S. Farmers & Ranchers Urge Congress to Support Green New Deal

A national coalition representing almost 10,000 U.S. farmers and ranchers today delivered a letter to Congress urging support for the Green New Deal...


Jul 23, 2019, 11:04 ET New USDA Report on Climate and Ag Misses Key Fact: Industrial Ag Contributes 44-57 Percent of GHG Emissions

Ronnie Cummins, co-founder of Organic Consumers Association and Regeneration International, made this statement in response to a report issued today...


Jul 17, 2019, 10:04 ET Food & Water Watch, Organic Consumers Association Sue Tyson for Deceptive Advertising

Food & Water Watch and Organic Consumers Association (OCA) sued Tyson Foods, Inc. in D.C. Superior Court under the D.C. Consumer Protection...


Jul 09, 2019, 13:48 ET Organic Consumers Association Sues Twinings Tea for False and Misleading Advertising

The Organic Consumers Association (OCA) sued Twinings North America, Inc. and its parent company, Associated British Foods PLC, for the deceptive...


Jun 12, 2019, 15:23 ET Rancher Refutes Impossible Burger Criticisms of Regenerative Grazing, Invites CEO to Leave His Lab and Visit a Real Farm

Will Harris, a fourth-generation farmer-rancher in Bluffton, Georgia, called out Impossible Burger for claims the company made today that...


Feb 07, 2019, 08:27 ET Food & Water Watch and Organic Consumers Association (OCA) Sue Pilgrim's Pride for Deceptive Advertising

Food & Water Watch and Organic Consumers Association (OCA) have sued Pilgrim's Pride Corp. for deceptive marketing and advertising of Pilgrim's Pride ...


Jan 10, 2019, 10:00 ET Organic Consumers Association Wins on Motion to Dismiss in Case Against Unilever-Owned Ben & Jerry's for Deceptive Marketing Claims

Organic Consumers Association (OCA) today announced that the District of Columbia Superior Court rejected Ben & Jerry's motion to dismiss a lawsuit...


Oct 09, 2018, 14:01 ET Harinas de maíz Maseca dio Positivo en Residuos Tóxicos del Herbicida de Monsanto

La Asociación de Consumidores Orgánicos (ACO) anunció hoy que muestras de harina de maíz blanco y amarillo de la marca Maseca dieron positivo en...


Oct 09, 2018, 13:36 ET Maseca Corn Flours Test Positive for Toxic Residues of Monsanto Weedkiller

Organic Consumers Association Mexico (ACO), a project of US-based Organic Consumers Association (OCA), today announced that samples of Maseca brand...


Jul 11, 2018, 11:52 ET Organic Consumers Association Sues Unilever-Owned Ben & Jerry's for Deceptive Advertising and Marketing

The Organic Consumers Association (OCA) today filed suit against Vermont-based Ben & Jerry's Homemade, Inc., for deceptive labeling, marketing and...


Oct 10, 2017, 09:50 ET La OCA: Se encuentran ingredientes de Monsanto en los helados Ben & Jerry's de cuatro países de la UE

Organizaciones de la Unión Europea y Estados Unidos, bajo el liderazgo de Organic Consumers Association (Asociación de Consumidores Orgánicos de...


Oct 10, 2017, 07:30 ET Organic Consumers Association : les crèmes glacées Ben et Jerry dans quatre pays de l'UE contrôlées positif au test du Roundup de Monsanto

Des organisations venant des États-Unis et de l'Union Européenne, menées par l'étasunienne Organic Consumers Association (OCA), vont confirmer...


Oct 10, 2017, 07:19 ET Organic Consumers Association: Ben & Jerry's Eiscreme wurde in vier EU-Staaten positiv auf Monsanto Roundup-Inhaltsstoff getestet

EU- und US-Organisationen unter der Führung der in den USA ansässigen Organic Consumers Association (OCA) werden heute auf einer Pressekonferenz...


Aug 10, 2017, 10:57 ET Activistas de Organic Consumers de siete ciudades de los Estados Unidos y México descartan helados de Ben & Jerry's contaminados con herbicidas

La Organic Consumers Association (OCA) (Asociación de Consumidores Orgánicos) realizará hoy protestas contra Ben & Jerry's, una subsidiaria de...


Aug 10, 2017, 09:00 ET Organic Consumers Activists in Seven US Cities and Mexico City Dump Weedkiller-Contaminated Ben & Jerry's Ice Cream

The Organic Consumers Association (OCA) will hold protests today against Ben & Jerry's, a subsidiary of Unilever, in seven US cities, and Mexico City....