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class-action lawsuits


Uber appeals class-action status ruling in drivers' lawsuit

Ride-hailing service requests appeal of class status ruling that expanded employee vs. independent-contractor case from three drivers to thousands.

By September 15, 2015


Uber suffers loss as judge grants drivers' suit class action status

A California judge rules that the employee vs. independent-contractor case that was limited to three drivers can now be expanded to thousands of drivers.

By September 1, 2015


Apple dealt new class-action lawsuit by 20,000 employees

Hourly wage workers claim the tech giant broke California labor laws by denying them lunch breaks and final paychecks.

By July 22, 2014


Fitbit Force rash debacle leads to possible class-action lawsuit

After thousands of users report skin irritation from using the health tracker bracelet, some are itching for a lawsuit.

By March 19, 2014


Instagram hit with proposed class-action lawsuit

Suit claims that Instagram is not only making a "grab for customer property rights" with proposed tweaks to its terms of service, but is also covering its tail by prohibiting users from seeking legal relief.

By December 24, 2012


Nasdaq seeks dismissal of class-action suits over Facebook IPO

The stock exchange argues that it cannot be sued via class-action suits because of its legal status as a self-regulatory organization.

By July 3, 2013


New Microsoft EULA fine print nixes class action

Microsoft is changing its end-user license for unspecified consumer software and hardware products to eliminate users' ability to engage in class-action lawsuits.

By May 29, 2012


Why you can't sue your wireless carrier in a class action

Millions of wireless subscribers probably don't realize that since a U.S. Supreme Court decision last year, consumers can no longer file class action suits against their carriers.

By March 27, 2012


iPhone 4 'Glassgate' class-action lawsuit is a new headache for Apple

A California resident has filed a class-action lawsuit against Apple, after the glass casing on his iPhone 4 broke after being dropped by his daughter.

By January 28, 2011


Questioning Sony's new class-action waiver

Sony is removing right for consumers to join class-action suits against many of its online services. But with recent breaches of Sony networks, and lengthy PSN downtime, still fresh in many minds, is this a branding blunder?

By September 18, 2011