Hilton Newspaper Fee Suit Tossed Out

Law360, New York (November 29, 2011, 2:12 PM EST) -- A California federal court on Monday dismissed a proposed class action accusing Hilton Worldwide Inc. of secretly charging hotel guests 75 cents for newspapers delivered to their rooms, ruling the papers were included in the room price.

California resident Rodney Harmon brought suit in July, accusing the global hotel giant of delivering an unsolicited copy of USA Today to his door without including a charge for the service on his invoice. But Harmon realized after he checked out that guests could receive a 75-cent credit by...
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Case Information

Case Title

Harmon v. Hilton Group, PLC et al

Case Number



California Northern

Nature of Suit

Other Statutory Actions


Joseph C. Spero

Date Filed

July 27, 2011

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