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Apple Says Batteries Piling Up In IPhone Slowdown Suits

Law360, San Jose (February 21, 2018, 6:15 PM EST) -- Apple Inc. urged a California federal judge Wednesday to find it doesn’t need to hold onto every battery it replaces from iPhones in a slew of proposed class actions alleging it misled consumers by slowing phones with diminished battery capacities, arguing that preserving every battery poses health and environmental hazards.

In January, the consumers’ attorneys asked Apple to preserve all of its old iPhone batteries for discovery purposes. But during a hearing in San Jose Wednesday, Apple’s attorney Christopher Chorba of Gibson Dunn & Crutcher LLP...
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Case Information

Case Title

Harvey v. Apple Inc.

Case Number



California Northern

Nature of Suit

Other Fraud


Edward J. Davila

Date Filed

December 21, 2017

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