7th Circ. Won't Revive Live Nation Bundling Suit

Law360, Los Angeles (March 25, 2014, 7:59 PM EDT) -- The Seventh Circuit refused Tuesday to revive a putative class action accusing Live Nation Entertainment Inc. of unfairly and illegally bundling parking fees with concert tickets, ruling that it failed to state a claim under the Illinois Consumer Fraud and Deceptive Business Practices Act.

Affirming an Illinois federal judge's decision, the appeals court decided that Chicago concertgoer James Batson's suit didn't meet any of the criteria required to pursue an ICFA claim: that Live Nation's practice offended public policy; was immoral, unethical, oppressive or unscrupulous; or...
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James Batson v. Live Nation, Entertainment, In, et al


Case Number

13-1560

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Appellate - 7th Circuit

Nature of Suit

3410 Antitrust

Date Filed

March 15, 2013

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