November 8th, 2016
August 2016: This action was consolidated to be heard with three other similar lawsuits. For more information about the other cases, click below. Esparza et al v. Coach, Inc. Marino et al v. Coach, Inc. Rael et al v. Coach, Inc. June/July 2016: A false advertising class-action lawsuit alleging that Coach misleadingly advertises discounts on
November 2nd, 2016
October 2016: This action was dismissed because the plaintiff did not file an amended complaint. July 2016: A federal judge dismissed the case finding that, among other things, the named plaintiff failed to sufficiently allege why and how the discount pricing was false or misleading. The judge gave the plaintiff 14 days to file an
November 1st, 2016
September 2016: This action was consolidated with three other similar lawsuits to be heard together (and then administratively closed as another named plaintiff was named the lead plaintiff). For more information about the other cases, click the case information below. Benson v. Macy’s, Inc., et al Carder et al v. Macy’s, Inc. et al Haley
October 18th, 2016
1-800-Flowers.com and its basket of pricing problems.
September 6th, 2016
July 2016: A federal judge denied the named plaintiff’s request to file an amended complaint. June 2016: A federal judge granted Select Comfort’s motion to dismiss and the case was dismissed . The judge found that the named plaintiff failed to adequately plead the class allegations and that the court did not have jurisdiction over
September 1st, 2016
In June 2016, a false advertising class-action lawsuit was filed against AM Retail Group for allegedly misleadingly advertising discounted prices at G.H. Bass & Co. outlet and online “Factory Outlet” stores by, among other things, comparing a fabricated “original” price to a lower “sale” price to make customers believe they are getting a significant discount.
August 15th, 2016
Do your homework before renting a vehicle or entrusting your possessions to a moving company.
July 25th, 2016
It sounds like a sale but is it?
July 19th, 2016
In May 2016, a class-action lawsuit was filed against Hobby Lobby stores for allegedly deceptively advertising discounts by representing on its coupons that consumers can get 40% off of “one item at regular price only.” The named plaintiff claims that she thought the coupon’s 40% off discount would be applied to an already discounted price
July 14th, 2016
Shoppers face fictitious pricing, perpetual sales and more when trying to decipher a true bargain in the aisle.
July 12th, 2016
A price comparison that might as well be lost at sea.
May 9th, 2016
Is Sears sweeping its full price for carpet cleaning under your rug?
April 6th, 2016
Don’t get your hand stuck in this cookie jar trap.
March 23rd, 2016
Shopping for a spring wardrobe? Here’s what you need to know about price tags.
December 10th, 2015
With only a small number of movies available in 4K, NAD recommends changes to advertising.
October 20th, 2015
MADISON, Conn., Oct. 20, 2015 — Ad watchdog truthinadvertising.org (TINA.org) has filed a deceptive advertising complaint with the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) and the Florida Attorney General against Jeunesse Global, LLC, a multi-level marketing company founded in 2009 that promises it is “the most rewarding way to stay young.” The anti-aging focused company based in Florida claims to have more than
October 6th, 2015
Discounted athletic wear carries enrollment into thorny monthly subscription service.
September 14th, 2015
December 2015: This action was dismissed because the parties reached a settlement agreement. September 2015: A false advertising class-action lawsuit was filed against Grand Getaway Travel Services (a travel service company that sells vacation club memberships). Among other things, the complaint alleges that the company misleadingly promises consumers who purchase a “Vacation Club Membership” receive
September 4th, 2015
Exorbitant interest rates lurk behind these convenient loans.
July 15th, 2015
Advertised savings on coupon site may not be as big as you think.