“Handmade” Claims Next Target for Class Action Litigation?

In December 2014, Maker's Mark was hit with a putative class action lawsuit challenging its use of the claim "Handmade."¬†According to the complaint, Maker's Mark Whisky's manufacturing process uses a mechanized and/or automated process with little to no human supervision, assistance, or involvement.¬† If the whiskey was originally "handmade,"¬† does the subsequent mechanization cause the … Continue reading “Handmade” Claims Next Target for Class Action Litigation?