Settlements reached in chicken labeling lawsuits

Settlements reached in chicken labeling lawsuits

Perdue Farms Inc. and HSUS announced the settlement of two federal cases concerning Perdue's "humanely raised" claim on its labels.

PERDUE Farms Inc. and The Humane Society of the United States (HSUS) announced the settlement of two federal cases in New Jersey and Florida concerning Perdue's "humanely raised" claim on its Harvestland chicken labels.

The settlement requires the plaintiffs to dismiss their claims with prejudice, in exchange for Perdue agreeing to remove the label claim from its Harvestland chicken packaging.

The proposed class action cases

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