Truly Organic Inc.

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Case Status:
Federal Trade Commission, Plaintiff, v. Truly Organic Inc., a corporation, and Maxx Harley Appelman, also known as Maxx Harley, Defendants.
FTC Matter/File Number:

192 3077

Civil Action Number:


Federal Court:
Southern District of Florida

Case Summary

Miami Beach-based retailer Truly Organic Inc. (Truly Organic) and its founder and CEO, Maxx Harley Appelman, will pay $1.76 million to settle a FTC complaint alleging that their nationally marketed bath and beauty products are neither “100% organic” nor “certified organic” by the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA).