GameStop Can't Defeat Suit Over Game Downloads

Law360, New York (August 8, 2013, 7:22 PM EDT) -- A federal judge on Wednesday ruled that consumers could proceed with a putative class action in which they allege that U.S. video games retailer GameStop Corp. cheated them by failing to disclose that used games lacked some downloadable content.

U.S. District Judge Robert B. Kugler denied GameStop’s motion to dismiss the suit, finding that the three video game players behind the suit had adequately pled their claims.

The gamers claim that GameStop, a Texas-based retailer that operates more than 6,500 stores worldwide, failed to let consumers...
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Case Title

FARLEY v. GAMESTOP CORP. et al


Case Number

1:12-cv-04734

Court

New Jersey

Nature of Suit

Other Fraud

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Robert B. Kugler

Date Filed

July 30, 2012

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