Barnes & Noble Seeks Spoliation Sanctions Against False Advertising Plaintiff
(November 6, 2015, 3:56 PM EST) -- SANTA ANA, Calif. — The lead plaintiff in a putative class action alleging violations of California’s Consumers Legal Remedies Act (CLRA) engaged in spoliation by disposing of his computer’s hard drive containing pertinent emails, Barnes & Noble Inc. (BN) told a California federal court in a Nov. 5 sanctions motion (Kevin Khoa Nguyen v. Barnes & Noble Inc., No. 8:12-cv-00812, C.D. Calif.).
(Motion for sanctions and to compel available. Document #68-151210-005M.)
On Aug. 21, 2011, Californian Kevin Nguyen purchased two Hewlett-Packard TouchPads via BN’s...