EBay, PayPal Hit With Suit Over Prosthetics Listings

Law360, New York (January 22, 2014, 7:32 PM EST) -- EBay Inc., PayPal Inc. and others were hit with a proposed class action Tuesday in California federal court that

accused the internet marketplace giant of improperly blocking vendors from selling materials to build external prosthetic equipment by claiming that requires a prescription.

EBay wrongly removed listings for materials to build a prosthetic socket, according to the suit, which argued that there is no law requiring a prescription in order for consumers to build external prosthetic parts for themselves. The suit also claimed that such kits had...
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Case Information

Case Title

Burgess et al v. Healthcare et al

Case Number



California Northern

Nature of Suit

American with Disabilities - Other

Date Filed

January 21, 2014


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