A resolution honoring Ohioan and Olympic athlete Jesse Owens has been approved by the U.S. Senate.
Ohio To Cash In On Sketchers Settlement
Ohio will get about $156,000 of the $5 million going to states under a settlement with shoe retailer Sketchers.
The settlement resolves resolve claims that Skechers overstated weight-loss benefits in advertisements for its so-called rocker-bottom athletic shoes.
Here’s one of those advertisements.
Under the settlement, Skechers will allocate up to $40 million for consumers who purchased the shoes.