Samsung Faces Class Action Over TV Defect

Law360, New York (October 6, 2010, 1:26 PM EDT) -- Consumers have slapped Samsung Electronics America Inc. with a proposed class action alleging its plasma, liquid crystal display and digital light processing televisions have a defect that keeps them from turning on when prompted and causes them to shut down unexpectedly during operation.

Luke Stewart, Roger Bailey, and Bunrath Math said in a lawsuit filed Monday in the U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey that Samsung defectively designed the televisions so that the capacitors on the power supply boards are not equipped to...
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