False Ad Suit Says Jos. A. Bank Clothes Always 'On Sale'

Law360, New York (April 12, 2012, 6:08 PM EDT) -- Two consumers have filed a proposed class action made public Wednesday, accusing fine clothing retailer Jos. A. Bank of engaging in widespread deceptive advertising by perpetually marketing its products as “on sale” when in fact they are always offered at a discount rate.

The suit, filed in New Jersey, claims that Jos. A. Bank Clothiers Inc. has since at least 2006 misrepresented its merchandise as being offered at a discounted price, when in reality Jos. A. Bank apparel is always on sale, and the “sale price”...
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