California Man Sues Quaker Oats Over Use of ‚Maple‘ in Products Containing No Maple Syrup

this product contains no maple syrup
This product contains no maple syrup.

On Tuesday, March 1, Darren Eisenlord filed a civil complaint against Quaker Oats, saying that the use of the word ‚maple‘ in product names that do not contain any maple syrup causes confusion among consumers.  Mr. Eisenlord is seeking class-action status, and is asking for damages as well as an injunction that Quaker Oats change its packaging.