Consumer Protection

9th Circ. Reawakens ‘Phantom Markdown’ Suit Against Saks

The Ninth Circuit on Thursday revived a proposed class action against Saks Inc. accusing the retailer of advertising “phantom markdowns” of Saks-branded products, saying the district court had jumped the gun with its ruling that the named plaintiff wasn’t an adequate class representative…

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Honda Beats Suit Over Alleged Promised Add-Ons: 9th Circ.

A Ninth Circuit appeal panel on Thursday let American Honda Finance Corp. and a group of Washington state auto dealerships out of a proposed class action alleging that they scammed car buyers by making them pay for promised add-ons that were in fact not included with the purchased vehicles…

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