Google AdWords Invalid Activity Settlement

Google, LLC is settling a class action that alleges that certain Adwords advertisers should receive refunds or credits associated with certain of their ads. The complaint alleged that the advertisers’ Adwords ads appeared on a DoubleClick Ad Exchange publisher website, but Google withheld payment from the publisher, claiming that the clicks or impressions involved were  Read more

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Genshin Impact Right of Minors to Disaffirm Purchases Class Action

Genshin Impact (GI) is a game offered by Cognosphere, LLC and miHoYo Co., Ltd. that is supposedly free to play. However, it managed to attain the highest first-year launch revenue ever for a game because it offers in-game currency and items for purchase with it. The complaint for this class action alleges that much of  Read more

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AIG, NUFIC No Partial Refunds on Travel Insurance Class Action

Is it proper to charge a single lump premium for travel insurance? The complaint for this class action says it is not, because travel insurance covers two different sets of risks. One set involves pre-departure risks; the other, post-departure risks. The complaint brings suit against National Union Fire Insurance Company of Pittsburgh, PA (NUFIC) and  Read more

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Terminix Refunds for Cancelled Annual Contracts Class Action

Terminix International Company, LP, which does business as Terminix, is a residential pest control company that offers yearly contracts to customers. The contracts are supposedly cancellable at will, for example, if the customer sells the house. However, the complaint for this class action alleges that when customers do make such cancellations, the company refuses to  Read more

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PNC Bank No Refund of GAP Fees for Early Auto Payoffs Class Action

This class action concerns Guaranteed Automobile Protection (GAP) agreements when customers pay off their auto loans early. The complaint for this class action brings suit against PNC Bank, NA, which does business as PNC Auto Finance, alleging that the company retains unearned GAP fees, when it should be refunding them to consumers after early payoffs.  Read more

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Magic Money Refunds After Astroworld Festival Cancellation Class Action

The Astroworld Festival, scheduled to be held November 5-6, 2021, came to a tragic end on its first day when some 50,000 attendees surged toward the stage and crushed others. Hundreds sought medical attention and ten died. The second day was canceled, but the complaint for this class action alleges that a number of companies  Read more

Astroworld Festival

Wells Fargo Refund of GAP Fees Settlement

This settlement resolves a class action against Wells Fargo Bank, NA, on the subject of Guaranteed Asset Protection or Guaranteed Auto Protection (GAP). GAP offers extra protection beyond that provided by typical auto insurance policies in event of a total loss of the vehicle. The complaint alleged that when a vehicle’s financing is paid off  Read more

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Philippine Airlines Refunds for Covid-19 Cancelations Class Action

Like many airlines, Philippine Airlines, Inc. (PAL) has canceled a large percentage of its flights because of the decline in travel brought about by the Covid-19 pandemic. However, the complaint for this class action alleges that PAL has refused to give customers refunds for their tickets on the flights it canceled, against the terms in  Read more

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Roblox No Refunds for Deleted In-Game Purchases Class Action

The complaint for this class action defines Roblox Corporation as “an online, multiplayer virtual creation platform where users play games that were created, along with [their] for-sale content, by other users.” But it appears that Roblox does not fully review the for-sale content until after it begins selling it, and the complaint alleges that if  Read more

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Cescaphe Event Group Refusal to Refund Event Deposits Class Action

Cescaphe Limited, LLC, generally known as Cescaphe Event Group, offers venues, catering, and management of “once-in-a-lifetime” events, such as weddings and bar/bat mitzvahs. Covid-19 restrictions have put a damper on such events, but the complaint for this class action alleges that Cescaphe is “refusing to return deposits for good[s] and/or services it could not provide  Read more

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