Results for "online dating services"

Claims of It’s Just Lunch Dating Service

July 31st, 2020

March 2020: A federal judge granted final approval of the settlement agreement. Later in March, one of the class members filed a Notice of Appeal regarding the approval of the settlement agreement. September 2019: A federal judge granted preliminary approval of the settlement agreement that would provide class members with a cash award or voucher

Grindr Online Dating Website

February 13th, 2017

October 2016: The parties in this case reached a settlement agreement, the terms of which have not been disclosed, and the action was voluntarily dismissed . June 2015: A class-action lawsuit was filed against Grindr LLC for allegedly deceptively marketing its online dating service without adequately disclosing important information, including that consumers have the right to

Tinder Dating App

July 25th, 2016

July 2015: This action was dismissed . The reasons for the dismissal have not been disclosed. April 2015: A class-action lawsuit was filed against Tinder for, among other things, allegedly falsely advertising the Tinder dating app. According to the complaint, Tinder markets the app as “free” when, in reality, consumers need to pay for services

It’s Just Lunch! Dating Service

September 25th, 2014

In September 2014, a class-action lawsuit was filed against It’s Just Lunch! for allegedly claiming to be “the world’s #1 personalized matchmaking service” when it actually delivers unsuitable matches, including matches with married people. According to the complaint, the service also claims it provides “personalized matchmaking & dating services” when, in reality, it chooses matches

Online Porn Can Give You a Virus

October 24th, 2011

Thank God for porn!  No, really – did you know that many of the Internet’s innovative advances have been pioneered or substantially boosted by the $1 billion adult entertainment industry?  The development of online payment systems, streaming content, live chat, and even broadband usage have all been driven, at least in part, by porn. On Subscriptions

June 15th, 2015

In April 2015, plaintiffs voluntarily dismissed a class-action lawsuit they filed against The complaint, which was filed earlier that same month, alleged that the company deceptively marketed its online dating service without adequately informing consumers of certain information, including that consumers have the right to cancel their contact. The lawsuit was dismissed without prejudice,

Marketers Downplay Consumer Harm Caused by Negative Option Offers

December 10th, 2019

Marketers are attempting to put a positive spin on the negative option, a type of offer that interprets a consumer’s silence as consent to be repeatedly charged for products or services they may not want or need. In comments to the FTC, which is exploring “ways to improve its existing regulations for negative option marketing,” in the News

January 5th, 2017

• 2020 • 2019 • 2018 • 2017 • 2016 • 2015 • 2014 • 2013 • 2012     “The Problematic Fakery Of Lil Miquela Explained—An Exploration Of Virtual Influencers and Realness” Matt Klein, November 17, 2020 “Of her millions of young followers, how many of them are fully conscious of her misrepresentation? Truth

Redstone Residential

November 16th, 2016

Rental promotions targeting college students expired months ago.


April 13th, 2015

Class-action lawsuit takes a swipe at online dating app’s new policy to charge for unlimited likes.


April 9th, 2015

In March 2015, a false advertising class-action lawsuit was filed against Tinder, Inc. (an online dating application for mobile phones where users “swipe” their finger across the screen to either approve or pass on a potential match). According to the complaint, Tinder falsely markets its app as a “free online dating app” when, in reality,

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