Sirius False Ad Action Axed Over NY Claims

Law360, New York (December 5, 2011, 4:30 PM EST) -- A California federal judge dismissed a proposed class action Thursday accusing Sirius XM Radio Inc. of charging customers more than it had promised in advertisements, ruling a Colorado resident could not bring a claim under New York consumer protection law.

In an amended complaint filed in August, plaintiff Joel Broida alleged the satellite radio company advertised five free months of its Family Friendly Plan when customers signed up for two years of the service. The advertisement claimed the service cost $11.95 per month, which would total...
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Broida v. Sirius XM Radio, Inc.


Case Number

3:11-cv-01219

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California Southern

Nature of Suit

Contract: Other

Judge

Larry Alan Burns

Date Filed

June 3, 2011

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