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Lorna Jane: Australian clothing retailer fined $3.58 million for claiming its clothes prevent spread of Covid-19

An Australian clothing company was fined $3.58 millionĀ for claiming its clothing “eliminated” and stopped the spread of Covid. Lorna Jane had advertised that its clothing used “a groundbreaking technology” called LJ Shield to prevent the “transferal of all pathogens”. However, in a ruling, a judge said the company’s claim was “exploitative, predatory and potentially dangerous”. […]