Hydroxycut False Advertisement Class Action Settlement 2014

Class Eligibility:

You are a class member if you purchased certain Hydroxycut products for human consumption and not for re-sale From 7/20/2008 to 3/19/2014 specific products include:

  • Pro Clinical Hydroxycut
  • Hydroxycut Max for Women
  • Hydroxycut Advanced
  • Hydroxycut Hardcore
  • Hydroxycut Hardcore X
  • Hydroxycut Acai
  • Hydroxycut Herbal and Hydroxycut Hardcore Elite
  • Hydroxycut Caffeine Free Drink Mix
  • Hydroxycut Caffeine Free Caplets
  • Hydroxycut Fiberfull Drink Mix
  • Hydroxycut 24
  • Hydroxycut Weight Loss Drink Mix
  • Hydroxycut Weight Loss Shot
  • Hydroxycut Max Caplets
  • Hydroxycut Max Drink Mix
  • Hydroxycut Max Aqua Shed
  • Hydroxycut Max Cleanse
  • Hydroxycut Cleanse
  • Hydroxycut Complete Cleanse
  • Hydroxycut Premium Cleanse
  • Hydroxycut Green Tea
  • Hydroxycut Gummies
  • Hydroxycut Herbal
  • Hydroxycut Hoodia
  • Hydroxycut CLA
  • Hydroxycut Shape
  • Hydroxycut Sprinkles
  • Hydroxycut Drink Mix
  • Hydroxycut Advanced Drink Mix
  • Hydroxycut Bar
  • Hydroxycut RTD
  • Hydroxycut Green Coffee
Estimated Amount:

Refund for up to two bottles of Hydroxycut for those without proof of purchase

Full refund in all purchases for those providing proof of purchase

Proof of Purchase:

Not required for claims up to 2 bottles of Hydroxycut.

Claim Form: Hydroxycut Claim Form
Case Name: Garcia v. Iovate Health Sciences USA Inc.,
Case No. 1402915
Superior Court of the State of California, County of Santa Barbara
Case Summary:

The plaintiffs contend that Hydroxycut provided false and misleading statements on the labeling and on the advertising of Hydroxycut products. This statements regarding the effectiveness of Hydroxycut. violate state consumer protection laws, the Magnuson Moss Warranty Act and warranties related to Hydroxycut. According to the Hydroxycut lawsuit, Iovate was unjustly enriched as a result of these allegedly false and misleading statements.

Iovate denies the allegations but agreed to settle the Hydroxycut class action lawsuit to avoid the expense and distraction of litigation.

Settlement Pool: Full refunds for all purchasers presenting valid proof of purchase plus $550,000 pool for valid claims without proof of purchase.
Settlement Website: Hydroxycut Class Action Settlement
Claim Form Deadline: 7/30/2014
Claims Administrator: Hydroxycut Settlement
c/o GCG
P.O. Box 10057
Dublin, OH 43017-6657