GoDaddy Escapes False Ad Suit Over 'Free' Registration

Law360, New York (August 16, 2012, 2:13 PM EDT) -- An Arizona federal judge on Wednesday dismissed a putative class action accusing Internet domain provider GoDaddy LLP of illegally charging for private registration services it had previously advertised as free, saying a contract provision shortening the statute of limitations for such claims was reasonable.

U.S. District Judge Susan R. Bolton determined that plaintiff WineStyles Inc.’s breach of contract suit accusing the company of charging for the renewal of services that had previously been advertised as free could not stand because a clause in GoDaddy’s uniform terms...
To view the full article, register now.




Case Information

Case Title

Winestyles Incorporated v. LLC

Case Number




Nature of Suit

Contract: Other


Susan R Bolton

Date Filed

March 20, 2012

Law Firms


Law360 Pro Say Podcast
Check out Law360's new podcast, Pro Say, which offers a weekly recap of both the biggest stories and hidden gems from the world of law.