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
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
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
April 18th, 2016
Is your bank giving out information on changes to your credit card accounts?
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
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
June 15th, 2015
In April 2015, plaintiffs voluntarily dismissed a class-action lawsuit they filed against Match.com. 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,
January 16th, 2020
The largest retailer in the world isn’t just turning a blind eye to the deceptive marketing of these products.
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,”
September 5th, 2019
Odds are you being good at trivia is not enough if you want to pay off your student loan debt with this app.
May 22nd, 2017
False advertising and wrongful death are among a plethora of allegations filed against the supplement retailer.
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
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,