Johns Hopkins University Tuition Refund Settlement

Johns Hopkins University will be paying up to $6.6 million to settle a class action about its switch to remote learning in March 2020. The complaint alleged that the university breached the terms of its contracts with students when it stopped offering on-campus and in-person classes, services, and facilities due to the Covid-19 pandemic and  Read more

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Quinnipiac University Covid-19 Tuition Refund Settlement

Quinnipiac University has agreed to settle a class action with a $2.5 million payment, which will go, among other things, for partial refunds of tuition and fees. The complaint alleged that the university should make such refunds because of the switch to remote learning in March 2020, in connection with the Covid-19 pandemic, in accordance  Read more

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Permanent General Assurance Refunds of Unearned Premiums Settlement

Permanent General Assurance Corporation will pay former customers up to $2.7 million to settle a class action about unearned premiums. The complaint alleged the company breached its contracts and unjustly enriched itself by not providing refunds when customers voluntarily cancelled their auto insurance policies.  Read more

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Southwest Airlines Refunds for Thousands of Cancellations Class Action

Between Friday, December 23, and Wednesday, December 28, 2022, Southwest Airlines Co. cancelled more than 14,500 of its flights, claiming a weather-related issue. Unfortunately for all those who did not get to their destinations in this heavy-travel season, the complaint alleges that Southwest has not been providing refunds for these cancelled flights.  Read more

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Monmouth University Covid-19 Tuition Refund Settlement

Monmouth University is paying $1.3 million to settle a class action alleging it breached an implied contract with students when it changed to online, remote learning and services in March 2020 because of Covid-19. The complaint claimed Monmouth had an implied contract with students to provide in-person, on-campus education for the Spring 2020 semester and  Read more

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Ticket Marketplace Cancellation Settlement

TicketsOnSale.com, LLC and Ticket Fulfillment Services are settling a class action claiming that they had an obligation to offer payments for tickets bought on or before August 17, 2022 to events that were cancelled, postponed, or rescheduled between March 23, 2017 and August 17, 2022 and that they did not do so.  Read more

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TAP Air Portugal No Refunds for Flights Cancelled Due to Covid-19 Class Action

This breach of contract class action brings suit against an airline based in Portugal, Transportes Aéreos Portugueses, SA, which does business as TAP Air Portugal. The complaint alleges that TAP, which offers flights to and from the US, cancelled flights but did not give refunds to the passengers who had paid to be on those  Read more

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University of Pennsylvania Covid-19 Closure Refund Settlement

The University of Pennsylvania is making a $4.5 million payment to settle a class action alleging claims of unjust enrichment and conversion and asking for refunds because of the closing of the switch to remote learning in March 2020 due to the Covid-19 pandemic. The court dismissed the tuition-based claims for breach of contract, unjust  Read more

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Capital Jazz No Refunds Paid for Cruise Cancellation Class Action

Capital Jazz, Inc. organizes music-themed charters on cruise ships. It planned an eight-night jazz cruise, called “SuperCruise XIV,” intended to leave Port Canaveral, Florida on January 14, 2022. On January 7, 2022, a week before that, the company sent passengers emails canceling the cruise because of Covid-19 concerns. The complaint for this class action alleges  Read more

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British Airways Flight Cancelations Settlement

British Airways plc (BA) is settling a class action alleging it violated its Conditions of Carriage when it did not give refunds to passengers whose flights it canceled due to Covid-19. The complaint alleged that instead of giving them refunds, British Airways gave them vouchers.  Read more

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