Apple, AT&T Face IPad Bait-And-Switch Class Action

Law360, New York (December 13, 2010, 2:26 PM EST) -- Four California plaintiffs have filed a putative consolidated class action accusing Apple Inc. and AT&T Mobility LLC of running a bait-and-switch, convincing customers to pay $130 extra for the upgraded 3G-enabled iPad by offering an unlimited data plan option, then yanking that option just weeks after the product hit shelves.

According to the complaint filed Friday in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California, the companies also advertised a flexible option, which allowed customers to swap back and forth between the unlimited data...
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