Our History of Combating False Advertising
For over two decades, Girard Gibbs’ false advertising lawyers have fought false and misleading advertising on the behalf of consumers and small businesses. Our attorneys have litigated against some of the largest corporations—successfully resolving cases against Apple Computer, Inc., Hyundai Motors America, Inc., Tyson Foods, Inc., and others—and have returned millions of dollars to our clients while putting an end to the deceptive practices.
Identifying and Stopping False Advertising
False advertising can involve statements that are either false, or which are misleading because they do not mention important facts one would expect to be told. For example, claiming that a truck has more horsepower than it does, that a food is sugar-free when it actually contains sugar, or not mentioning an important fact, can all be forms of false advertising.
Because false advertising can harm both consumers and competing businesses, false advertising laws have been passed to allow for lawsuits to put an end to a misleading business practice and to reimburse those who were harmed by one. Our attorneys have successfully litigated a number of false advertising lawsuits including suits that involved:
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Why Girard Gibbs?
Girard Gibbs represents consumers, investors, whistleblowers, employees, and businesses in cases involving consumer protection, personal injury, securities, antitrust, employment litigation and arbitration. The firm’s senior partners, Daniel Girard and Eric Gibbs, have been selected for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America® 2012 and Northern California Super Lawyers, and have earned AV-Preeminent ratings from Martindale-Hubbell, recognizing them in the highest class of attorneys for professional ethics and legal skills.