Reader's Digest Called Out Over Supersized Mag Editions

Law360, New York (December 7, 2011, 6:35 PM EST) -- The Reader's Digest Association Inc. was hit with a proposed class action on Tuesday over its supersized editions of Every Day with Rachael Ray and The Family Handyman magazines by a New Jersey resident claiming the publisher ripped off subscribers by counting the big issues as two.

The publisher allegedly told its readers, "the duration of your subscription will be adjusted accordingly," to make the larger-than-average November issues count for two in subscriber agreements, according to the complaint filed by Hawthorne, N.J., resident Peter J. Lamont...
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