HP Laptop Buyers Seek Class Cert. In Warranty Suit

Law360, San Francisco (December 11, 2013, 3:36 PM EST) -- Hewlett-Packard Co. customers urged a California federal judge Wednesday to certify a nationwide class of consumers in a breach of warranty suit claiming custom-built laptops purchased on HP's online store couldn't use a dual-band wireless card, despite HP’s promises that they could.

The putative class, led by laptop buyer Nad Karim, told U.S. District Court Judge Phyllis Hamilton that allowing customers to pursue their claims as a class would allow them to press HP for allegedly promising buyers that their custom notebooks would be able to...
To view the full article, register now.