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EA Sports Games

March 8th, 2021

Allegations: Failing to disclose that games use artificial intelligence to induce players to purchase additional loot boxes

Playtika’s Online Slot Machine Games

November 25th, 2020

August 2020: A federal judge granted preliminary approval of a settlement agreement that would provide class members with cash awards in an amount that depends on how much they spent on in-app purchases while playing games and the number of class members who file claims. The company also agreed to give players the option to

Gambling Games in the Google Play Store

November 19th, 2020

In October 2020, multiple class-action lawsuits were filed against Google for allegedly promoting illegal virtual gambling games – including casino slot machines, blackjack, roulette, and poker – in the Google Play Store. Plaintiffs claim that even though the games are initially free to download and play, players need to use real money to purchase the

Electronic Arts Sports Video Games

August 28th, 2020

In August 2020, a class-action lawsuit was filed against the video game company Electronic Arts alleging that the age-ratings for its sports video games – including FIFA soccer, Madden NFL, NHL, and NBA Live – fail to adequately disclose that the Ultimate Team Packs in the games are loot boxes, which according to the complaint,

The Security of Information Collected for Zynga Games

June 24th, 2020

In April 2020, a class-action lawsuit was filed against the mobile game company Zynga Inc. for allegedly misleadingly promising that it takes “reasonable and appropriate security measures” to protect the personal data it collects from players when, according to the complaint, the company did not use adequate measures to protect users’ personal data. According to

Big Fish Games

May 2nd, 2019

In February 2019, a class-action lawsuit was filed against Big Fish Games for allegedly offering slot machines and casino games that are free to download and providing first-time visitors with free “chips” to use to play the games when, according to the complaint, consumers need to purchase chips to continue playing the games after they

Sony’s Marketing of Fortnite and other Games

February 25th, 2019

In January 2019, a class-action lawsuit was filed against Sony Interactive Entertainment for allegedly deceptively marketing games, including the popular video game Fortnite. According to the complaint, the company markets that the games can be downloaded for free or at a small cost when, according to plaintiffs, the games are “highly addictive” and designed to

World OutGames Miami 2017

January 24th, 2019

2018: This action was voluntarily dismissed, the reasons for which have not been disclosed. Click here and here to see the dismissal orders. 2017: A class-action lawsuit was filed regarding the marketing for the World OutGames Miami 2017 event. The complaint alleges that the marketers misleadingly continued to promote the 10-day event with sporting events,

Scientific Games Online Casino Games

June 25th, 2018

In April 2018, a class-action lawsuit was filed against Scientific Games Corp. for allegedly misleadingly representing that its online casino games – including Jackpot Party Casino and Gold Fish Casino – are free-to-play when, according to the complaint, players need chips to play the games and, after they use all of the free chips given

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