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Savage X Fenty Deceptive Pricing Database

February 10th, 2020

The following is a sampling of Savage X Fenty marketing materials that deceptively advertise prices and sales that are only available to consumers who are bound to the company’s Xtra VIP Membership but do not clearly and conspicuously disclose this fact. The examples below include its website as of February 2020, social media posts and ads


Safeway’s Pricing

January 25th, 2019

August 2017: The Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals affirmed the district court’s judgment. For more information about this case, go to http://www.safewaygrocerydeliveryclassaction.com/home. December 2015: Safeway filed a Notice of Appeal regarding the November 2015 judgment. November 2015: A federal judge entered a judgement in favor of the certified class and awarded them nearly $42 million.


Sierra Trading Post’s Pricing Practices

November 14th, 2018

In October 2018, a false advertising class-action lawsuit was filed against Sierra Trading Post for allegedly misleadingly comparing its prices to false reference prices, which are not the former prices or the market prices of the merchandise. The case was transferred to federal court soon after being filed. (Chen et al v. Sierra Trading Post,


Pricing Discounts at Bass Factory Outlet Stores

October 19th, 2018

January 2018: A federal judge dismissed this case concluding that the complaint did not properly plead injury and the plaintiffs did not have standing (i.e., a proper basis to sue) for injunctive relief claims. The dismissal was . 2016: A false advertising class-action was filed against G.H. Bass & Co. for allegedly deceptively advertising pricing


The Pricing Tactics of American Airlines

June 5th, 2018

A false advertising class-action lawsuit was filed against American Airlines for allegedly offering airfare tickets at attractive prices but then increasing the price when consumers try to finalize their purchases. The complaint was originally filed in state court in April 2018 and transferred to federal court in May 2018. (Schultz et al v. American Airlines,


Hanna Andersson Pricing Database

October 2nd, 2017

As part of its investigation of price advertising tactics used by outlet stores in Connecticut, TINA.org visited the Hanna Andersson store at Clinton Crossing Premium Outlets in Clinton, Connecticut on a weekly basis for more than six months (from February 17, 2017 to August 28, 2017) in order to track the advertised pricing for a


Skechers Pricing Database

October 2nd, 2017

As part of its investigation of price advertising tactics used by outlet stores in Connecticut, TINA.org visited the Skechers store at Clinton Crossing Premium Outlets in Clinton, Connecticut on a weekly basis for more than six months (from February 17, 2017 to August 28, 2017) in order to track the advertised pricing for a sampling


J.Crew Factory Pricing Database

October 2nd, 2017

As part of its investigation of price advertising tactics used by outlet stores in Connecticut, TINA.org visited the J.Crew Factory store at Clinton Crossing Premium Outlets in Clinton, Connecticut on a weekly basis for more than six months (from February 17, 2017 to August 28, 2017) in order to track the advertised pricing for a


Coach Outlet Pricing Database

October 2nd, 2017

As part of its investigation of price advertising tactics used by outlet stores in Connecticut, TINA.org visited the Coach Outlet store at Clinton Crossing Premium Outlets in Clinton, Connecticut on a weekly basis for more than six months (from February 17, 2017 to August 28, 2017) in order to track the advertised pricing for a


Zara’s Pricing Practices

July 25th, 2017

December 2016: This action was voluntarily dismissed , the reasons for which have not been disclosed. August 2016: A class-action lawsuit was filed against the clothing retailer Zara USA, Inc. for allegedly deceptively pricing products by only including the price in euros (which is a larger unit of currency than the American dollar) on price


McAfee’s Automatic Renewals and Reference Pricing

March 27th, 2017

In October 2016, plaintiffs who filed false advertising-class action lawsuits against McAfee in 2014 and 2015 for allegedly charging auto-renewal prices that were higher than what was advertised jointly moved for final approval of a settlement agreement that will, if approved, resolve both lawsuits. According to the proposed settlement terms, class members will receive an


NADA Sues FTC Over Risk-Based Pricing Regulations and Gets… Nada!

June 26th, 2012

The National Automobile Dealers Association (NADA) was not very happy when the FTC wanted to implement rules that would require car dealers to disclose credit score information to consumers when a credit score is used in setting or adjusting credit terms for the purchase of lease of a car.  Specifically, the rules state that if


Room Rates at Omni Hotels

September 23rd, 2020

September 2020: This case was transferred from state court to federal court. (Case No. 20-cv-1777, S.D. Cal.) July 2020: A class-action lawsuit was filed against Omni Hotels and Resorts for allegedly engaging in drip pricing. Specifically, plaintiffs claim that the hotel advertises a low base rate for hotel rooms without disclosing that consumers end up


Pottery Barn Kids

August 31st, 2020

E-commerce site changes pricing tactics in response to a TINA.org inquiry into back-to-school deals.


Discounts at Ross Stores

July 17th, 2020

August 2019: A federal judge granted final approval of the settlement agreement. December 2018: A federal judge preliminarily approved the proposed settlement agreement. A final fairness hearing is scheduled for July 22, 2019. For more information, go to https://www.rosspricingsettlement.com/. October 2018: Plaintiffs filed an amended complaint in order to expand the class to a nationwide



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