Consumer Protection

Mascara Seller’s $3.3M Deal Blots ‘Natural Fiber’ False Ad Suit

Online cosmetics seller Younique LLC has agreed to pay $3.25 million to end a class action claiming the company falsely marketed a mascara product as containing “natural fibers” when it actually had only synthetic ingredients, according to filings made Monday in California federal court…

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9th Circ. Keeps Internet Speed Suit Against Cox In Fed. Court

A proposed class action accusing Cox Communications Inc. of lying about its internet service speeds will stay in California federal court, after the Ninth Circuit on Thursday said the cable company had adequately alleged that it is a citizen of a different state than the man bringing the suit…

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Capital One Hit With Slew Of Suits After Massive Breach

Capital One Financial Corp. was hit on Tuesday with a bevy of proposed class actions after it revealed it had been the target of a data heist in which 106 million people had their personal information stolen by a hacker who is now facing federal criminal charges…

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