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The Monthly Rate of RCN Internet Services

July 24th, 2020

In July 2020, a class-action lawsuit was filed alleging that the marketers of RCN internet services engage in a bait-and-switch and billing fraud scheme. The complaint claims that the marketers advertise a specific flat monthly rate for its internet services when, according to plaintiffs, consumers who sign up are charged an additional monthly fee (specifically,


Charter Communications and Spectrum Residential Internet Services

August 6th, 2018

July 2018: This case was transferred to federal court. (Case No. 18-cv-6480, C. D. CA.) June 2018: A false advertising class-action lawsuit was filed against Charter Communications and Spectrum Management. Specifically, the complaint alleges that the companies misleadingly promise residential internet speeds that it cannot reliably provide. Plaintiffs also claim that the companies falsely represent


Cox Communications Residential Internet Services

July 9th, 2018

A class-action lawsuit was filed against Cox Communications for allegedly falsely advertising its residential internet services. Specifically, the complaint alleges that the company advertises “blazing fast” and “reliable” internet speeds that it does not deliver. In addition, plaintiffs claim that the company falsely promises that consumers who purchase residential internet services will not be bound


The Cost of Frontier Communications Internet Services

September 29th, 2016

In September 2016, a class-action lawsuit was filed against Frontier Communications for allegedly misrepresenting the cost of its Internet services by omitting installation charges, activation fees, or other additional fees from the advertised prices. According to the complaint, the Internet services actually cost “over seven times the advertised price.” (Ayer et al v. Frontier Communications


Gogo’s Internet Services

March 10th, 2016

A false advertising class-action lawsuit was filed against Gogo LLC in January 2016. Among other things, the complaint alleges that the company markets passes, subscriptions and plans for in-flight Internet access as continuous, reliable, secure, safe, and comparable to ground-based services when such claims are not true. (Salameno et al v. Gogo Inc. and Gogo


Local Lighthouse Internet Marketing Services

October 14th, 2015

February 2016: This case was voluntarily dismissed , along with two other similar lawsuits against Local Lighthouse that were previously consolidated with this case. July 2015: A class-action lawsuit was filed against Local Lighthouse, Corp. (a company providing Internet marketing and search engine optimization services) for, among other things, allegedly falsely representing that it is


The Monthly Cost of DirecTV Services

July 24th, 2020

July 2020: The case was voluntarily dismissed as to the named plaintiff and as to the class, the reason for which have not been disclosed. June 2020: This case was transferred from state court to federal court. (Case No. 20-cv-5381, C.D. Cal.) May 2020: A class-action lawsuit was filed against AT&T Corp. for allegedly falsely


“Low Cost” Internet Access Can Really Add Up

October 24th, 2011

There are many considerations when it comes to choosing an Internet service provider – type (cable, dial-up, DSL, or satellite), speed, price, hardware needed, reliability, and level of support. When looking for home Internet service, the most important thing to do is to read the fine print.  All those splashy ads or telemarketing calls for


Charter Communications

July 17th, 2020

December 2019: This case was transferred from state court to federal court. (Case No. 19-cv-10621, C.D. Cal.) November 2019: A class-action lawsuit was filed against Charter Communications for allegedly misleadingly representing that the company gives new customers in California a “free” internet modem to use in their home when, according to plaintiffs, customers are charged


Summary of Action

November 2nd, 2020

TINA.org investigated Market America, Inc., a North Carolina-based multi-level marketing company founded in 1992 by former Amway distributor James “JR” Ridinger. The company describes itself as a “Product Brokerage and Internet Marketing Company” that offers “over 35 million products and services.” Those products and services include cosmetics, dietary supplements, jewelry, household products, and internet and financial


Prices at Frontier Communications

February 18th, 2020

In February 2020, a class-action lawsuit was filed against Frontier Communications for allegedly misleadingly marketing consumers a two-year deal for high-speed internet and two phone lines for $89.99 a month when, according to plaintiffs, the company charges consumers a higher price for the services. (Mahboubian et al v. Frontier Communications Corp. et al, Case No.



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