Zynga Dropped From Game Fees Suit

Law360, New York (August 9, 2011, 2:10 PM EDT) -- A California consumer on Monday dropped Zynga Inc. from a proposed class action alleging it tricked players into buying virtual currency for its social networking games, after a federal judge sent their dispute to arbitration.

U.S. Magistrate Judge Elizabeth D. Laporte on Monday granted Rebecca Swift's request to dismiss Zynga on the condition that both parties waive claims for fees and costs against each other. Swift will continue pursuing claims against Zynga business partners Adknowledge Inc. and KITN Media USA Inc., which were not sent to...
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