Faruqi & Faruqi Obtains Final Approval In Kona Beer Settlement On Behalf Of Consumers Valued By The Court At Over $13 Million

Joshua Nassir Joshua Nassir

Tel: (424) 256-2884
Fax: (424) 256-2885
E-mail: jnassir@faruqilaw.com

Ben Heikali Ben Heikali

Tel: (424) 256-2884
Fax: (424) 256-2885
E-mail: bheikali@faruqilaw.com

Timothy J. Peter Timothy J. Peter

Tel: (215) 277-5770
Fax: (215) 277-5771
E-mail: tpeter@faruqilaw.com

On February 6, 2020, Judge Beth Labson Freeman of the United States District Court for the Northern District of California granted final approval of a class-wide settlement involving Kona beer products. The settlement resolves a three-year long dispute challenging Craft Brew Alliance for misleadingly advertising its Kona beer brand as being brewed in Hawaii when the beer is brewed on the mainland. The settlement provides consumers with monetary reimbursements for their purchases of Kona beer and requires changes to Kona beers’ packaging. Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP represented Plaintiffs and the Class in the action.  A copy of the Court’s Order can be found here.

Finding us

Our Offices

Our offices are nationwide. If you have any questions about a case or our firm, please contact us.

New York

685 Third Avenue 26th Floor
New York, New York 10017
(212) 983-9330
(877) 247-4292
(212) 983-9331


10866 Wilshire Boulevard Suite 1470
Los Angeles, California 90024
(424) 256-2884
(424) 256-2885


3828 Kennett Pike Suite 201
Wilmington, Delaware 19807
(302) 482-3182
(302) 482-3612


3975 Roswell Rd Suite A
Atlanta, Georgia 30342
(404) 847-0617
(404) 506-9534


1617 JFK Boulevard, Suite 1550
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19103
(215) 277-5770
(215) 277-5771

Faruqi & Faruqi office in New York, New York

Faruqi & Faruqi office in Los Angeles, California

Faruqi & Faruqi office in Wilmington, Delaware

Faruqi & Faruqi office in Atlanta, Georgia

Faruqi & Faruqi office in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania