Apple's Shoddy Retina Displays Fool Consumers, Suit Says

Law360, New York (March 14, 2013, 1:25 PM EDT) -- An Apple Inc. laptop owner lodged a putative class action in California federal court on Wednesday accusing the company of tricking consumers into paying premium prices for MacBook Pro computers with shoddy retina display screens manufactured by LG Corp.

Although Apple advertises the MacBook's liquid crystal display screens as the best of its kind, some of the computers contain LG screens that suffer from brightness, color and image display flaws while others feature better screens made by Samsung Corp., according to the suit. The LG screens...
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Case Information

Case Title

Hodges v. Apple Inc.

Case Number



California Northern

Nature of Suit

Other Statutory Actions


William H. Orrick

Date Filed

March 13, 2013

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