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Red Bull Is Just Soda

The Atlantic - 08 Oct 2014
Red Bull GmbH, the Austria-based company that sells the eponymous "energy drink," settled a lawsuit recently over false claims made in advertising the product—including that it will give a person wings. The company will pay out $13 million. The claim ...
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Red Bull Can't Escape $60M Lawsuit Saying Drink Is Deadly

Law360 (subscription) - 17 May 2017
Law360, New York (May 16, 2017, 7:50 PM EDT) -- Red Bull, maker of the famous energy drink claiming to give consumers "wings whenever you need them,” cannot escape a suit claiming $60 million in damages arising from a man's death from a serious ...
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Vettel in fine fettle for F1's August break

Reuters - 31 Jul 2017
The German, a four-times world champion with Red Bull, is unlikely to spend the vacation fretting about his future, however. Out of contract at the end of the season, Vettel's comments after winning in Hungary on Sunday did not sound like those of a ...
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Red Bull owner locks horns over drink's future in China

Financial Times - 09 Jun 2017
Energy drink Red Bull is at the centre of a dispute between its Thai owners and a China-born business tycoon whose investments include London landmarks and Wentworth golf course in the UK. The Bangkok-based Yoovidhya family is battling Chanchai ...
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Sue Paterno issues statement on dropping of NCAA lawsuit - 01 Jul 2017
“Its decision today, after years of investigation and discovery, to abandon its lawsuit rather than subject those facts to courtroom examination is telling. We believe that the powerful record developed during discovery overwhelmingly confirmed what ...
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Red Bull's own goal is a cautionary tale for brands

CampaignLive - 06 Mar 2017
It may have been forced to stop using the slogan "gives you wings" after a lawsuit in 2014 but, over the past 15 years, Red Bull has built an unparalleled record of giving wings, wheels, skates and football boots to sports teams and athletes around the ...
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Red Bull Drinkers Can Claim $10 Over 'Gives You Wings' Lawsuit - 09 Oct 2014
If you drank a can of Red Bull in the past 12 years you may be able to claim a $10 after a lawsuit challenged the energy drink's claim to "give you wings.” The Austrian drinks giant agreed to a $13 million settlement with American consumers in a class ...
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$13m lawsuit proves Red Bull doesn't give you wings - 11 Oct 2014
Drinks giant Red Bull GmbH must pay $13m to settle the suit, $6.5m of which will go into a fund that will be paid out to an estimated 1.4 million consumers, who can apply for the refund through a specially created website. “Red Bull settled the lawsuit ...
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Time running out on Red Bull lawsuit claims

CBS News - 27 Feb 2015
Time is running out for Red Bull drinkers to get their piece of a class action lawsuit settlement over allegations that advertising misled consumers about the drink's safety and effectiveness. Without admitting any wrongdoing, Red Bull North America ...
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Venus Williams sued over fatal crash

New York Post - 30 Jun 2017
The suit, which was filed by the victims' attorney, Michael Steinger, claims Williams, 37, did not yield the right of way June 9 while driving in Palm Beach Gardens, Fla., speeding distractedly through a red traffic light. The docs note the impact of ...
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Lawsuit: Plymouth protecting cop who allegedly slammed teen to ground

Wilkes Barre Times-Leader - 22 Jul 2017
PLYMOUTH — A borough police officer threatened to use a stun gun on a teenager before he grabbed her by the neck and threw her to the ground in an expletive-filled confrontation outside a gas station last year, a lawsuit filed Thursday against the ...
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Food Fight: 6 Lawsuits That Alleged Proof Wasn't In The Pudding

Benzinga - 18 Jul 2017
In 2014, the Austrian-based Red Bull Company agreed to settle a class-action suit for $13 million. The energy drink was sued in federal court in New York over its claim - seriously - that Red Bull “gives you wings.” Red Bull said it settled to avoid ...
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What Happens If One of These Crazy Stage Dives Goes Wrong?

PigeonsAndPlanes - 15 Jun 2017
"There have been several lawsuits by fans alleging serious injuries such as a fractured skull, broken neck, and broken collarbone from stage diving," Purtell explains. "The potential expense of the lawsuit is correlated to the severity of the physical ...

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