Citing A Lack Of Damages, Lenovo Opposes Certification In Laptop Spyware Suit

Mealey's (August 23, 2016, 9:05 AM EDT) -- SAN JOSE, Calif. — In an Aug. 19 brief opposing class certification in a suit over purported spyware that was preinstalled on computers, Lenovo (United States) Inc. told a California federal court that the case is “about a theoretical software security vulnerability that never materialized,” arguing that certifications is inappropriate because the plaintiffs have not demonstrated any injury from the disputed software (In Re: Lenovo Adware Litigation, No. 5:15-cv-02624, N.D. Calif.).

(Opposition to class certification motion available. Document #97-160825-022B.)

Consolidated Complaint

In June 2015, several putative...
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