Best Buy, Dell Strike Deal In Laptop Battery Life Row

Law360, New York (September 15, 2011, 4:32 PM EDT) -- Best Buy Stores LP and Dell Inc. said Thursday that they had reached a confidential deal to settle a class action in Missouri federal court alleging that advertisements overstated a laptop's battery life.

With notice that a settlement had been reached, U.S. District Court Judge Stephen N. Limbaugh Jr. ordered that the case will be dismissed when counsel file a finalized agreement and a motion to dismiss the suit.

The Missouri residents who filed the suit had bought laptops — some of which Dell manufactured —...
To view the full article, register now.

UK Financial Services

UK Financial Services

Read Our Latest UK Financial Services Coverage

Financial Services Law360 UK provides breaking news and analysis on the financial sector. Coverage includes UK and European Union policy, enforcement, and litigation involving banks, asset management firms, and other financial services organizations.