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Posted on Aug 30th, 2016

Court Approves Settlement Reached by Hattis Law in McAfee Antivirus Class Action

August 30, 2016

Today San Jose District Court Judge Edward J. Davila preliminarily approved a nationwide class action settlement that Hattis Law and co-counsel Lieff Cabraser Heimann and Bernstein reached with McAfee, Inc. The lawsuit alleged that McAfee engaged in certain unfair practices about auto-renewal charges and the advertising of discounts and reference prices.

The settlement will offer compensation for customers whose products were auto-renewed at a higher price than they orig…

Posted on Feb 20th, 2015

Court Approves $40 million Settlement Reached by Hattis Law in TracFone Class Action

Today San Francisco District Court Judge Edward Chen approved a $40 million nationwide class action settlement that Hattis Law and co-counsel Lieff Cabraser Heimann and Bernstein reached with TracFone Wireless, Inc. The lawsuit alleged that TracFone falsely advertised its mobile phone plans as including “Unlimited” data when in fact TracFone throttled or cut-off the data at hidden and undisclosed data thresholds.

Consumers who purchased service plans with “Unlimite…

Posted on Jun 2nd, 2011

Dell False Discount Settlement

Brazil v. Dell, No. C-07-01700 RMW (N.D. Cal.)
Issue:  False advertising of discounts on computers

Attorney Daniel Hattis and co-counsel Lieff Cabraser Heimann and Bernstein reached a settlement with Dell, Inc. in a Class Action charging that Dell falsely advertised price discounts of computers on its website.

In October 2011, the Court approved a settlement that provided a $50 payment to each class member that submitted a timely and valid claim.

In addition, in response to the lawsuit, De…