9th Circuit Finds Court Erred In Dismissing UCL And FAL Claims Against Game Maker
(February 24, 2016, 2:43 PM EST) -- PASADENA, Calif. — The Ninth Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals on Feb. 19 reversed a decision that found alleged misrepresentations about video game packaging were not actionable under California's unfair competition law (UCL) or the False Advertising Act (FAL), reversing and remanding the case so that the claimants can amend their complaint (Bruce McMahon, et al. v. Take-two Interactive Software, Inc., No. 14-55296, 9th Cir.; 2016 U.S. App. LEXIS 2987).
(Opinion available. Document #58-160315-012Z.)
Bruce McMahon and Christopher Bengston, video game enthusiasts, filed a putative class...