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Class Seeks Quick Win Over Scratch-Off Sweepstakes Mailers

Law360 (May 15, 2018, 9:46 PM EDT) -- A class of consumers alleging a scratch-off sweepstakes card deceived them into thinking they had won a prize asked an Illinois federal judge Tuesday for a quick win against HMI Industries, arguing it proved the air filtration company is liable for shoddy business practices under state law.

The class told U.S. District Judge Staci Yandle there is no dispute that Ohio-based HMI is considered a "sponsor" of the scratch card promotions under the Illinois Prize Gaming Act and broke that law by failing to be disclosed...
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Case Information

Case Title

Rench v. T D Bank, N.A. et al

Case Number



Illinois Southern

Nature of Suit

Racketeer/Corrupt Organization


Staci M. Yandle

Date Filed

September 6, 2013

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