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Baidu and Hospital Face Lawsuit for Misleading Ad that Caused the Death of a Woman

Was it really false advertising?

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Angry Chinese Xbox Gamers Accuse Microsoft of False Advertising

Xbox One in China was advertised to include BesTV, but was never included and has yet to be added to the console.

Red Bull drink cans in a supermarket display.

Red Bull To Refund Customers Over False Claims

In case energy drinkers didn't realize already, contrary to Red Bull advertising, the caffeine-infused beverage doesn't give them wings. And now, Red Bull is probably going to pay for making that false claim following a consumer class action court settlement Thursday directing the company refunding $10 to each Red Bull drinker. Those filing claims can receive $15 in Red Bull products if they don't want the cash.

Coke

Wal-Mart to Pay $66,000 in Damages for Overpricing Coke

Wal-Mart has agreed to pay over $66,000 worth of damages after being caught overcharging its customers in New York for a 12-pack of Coke and for claiming the markup was due to a fabricated "sugar tax.

Dr. Oz Questioned by Congress on His Promotion of Weight Loss Products

Dr. Oz of popular medical show, The Dr. Oz Show, was grilled by lawmakers on Tuesday when he testified on a hearing on false advertising of weight loss products.

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