Judge Certifies Nationwide Class in Lawsuit against Abercrombie & Fitch
A nationwide class has been certified in a lawsuit against Abercrombie & Fitch for allegedly voiding gift cards issued to customers as part of a 2009 winter holiday promotion despite the fact that the gift cards stated “No Expiration Date.” Class counsel, DiTommaso Lubin, P.C. and Schad, Diamond & Shedden, P.C., has created a website http://www.abercrombieclassaction.com where potential class members can obtain more information and review important documents and dates.
A nationwide class has been certified in a lawsuit against Abercrombie & Fitch for allegedly voiding gift cards issued to customers as part of a 2009 winter holiday promotion despite the fact that the gift cards stated “No Expiration Date.”
Chicago, IL (PRWEB) May 24, 2013
A judge in the Northern District of Illinois has certified a nationwide class in a class action lawsuit filed against Abercrombie & Fitch (case no.10-cv-04866). The lawsuit, filed by Tiffany Boundas through her attorneys DiTommaso Lubin, P.C. and Schad, Diamond & Shedden, P.C., alleges that Abercrombie and abercrombie kids issued $25 gift cards to customers as part of a 2009 in-store winter holiday promotion. Abercrombie then voided the gift cards a couple months later despite language on the cards that stated “No Expiration Date.” By doing so, the lawsuit contends, Abercrombie breached its contracts with customers. The lawsuit seeks a payment of the value of the gift cards that customers could not redeem as a result of Abercrombie’s actions. Abercrombie contends that more than $5 million is at issue in this lawsuit.
Copies of the Complaint, the judge’s opinion certifying the class, and the Class Notice can be obtained by going to http://www.abercrombieclassaction.com.
The judge has set a July 20, 2013 deadline for class members to exclude themselves from the class. For more information and to learn other important dates in this case, please visit http://www.abercrombieclassaction.com.
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