Apple Balks At Power Adapter Class Settlement

Law360, New York (September 19, 2011, 1:55 PM EDT) -- Apple Inc. asked a California federal court on Friday to reconsider part of a class action settlement that the company said could allow potentially millions of consumers to make fraudulent claims for refunds on faulty computer power adapters.

Apple argued that under the current terms of the settlement, which has been conditionally approved, as many as 10 million class members can easily lie about when they purchased the power adaptors or make multiple claims for refunds, even if they only bought one device.

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