Weight Watchers sues Jenny Craig over weight loss comparison

Weight Watchers filed a lawsuit against Jenny Craig over a TV ad that claimed Jenny Craig users lost twice as much weight as "those on the largest weight loss program," which referred to Weight Watchers.

Weight Watchers filed a lawsuit against Jenny Craig over a TV ad that claimed Jenny Craig users lost twice as much weight as "those on the largest weight loss program," which referred to Weight Watchers.

The commercial, which features Jenny Craig spokesperson Valerie Bertinelli, specifically attributes the claims to a "major clinical trial." The court issued a restraining order Friday, preventing Jenny Craig from airing the ad.
 

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