Man Files Class Action Lawsuit Against Angie's List

Man Files Class Action Lawsuit Against Angie's List

Posted By Golomb & Honik, P.C. || 17-Feb-2016

One man filed a class action lawsuit on February 1 in the United States District Court for the District of New Jersey, alleging that Angie’s List constantly breaches its contract to consumers and violates the New Jersey Consumer Fraud Act on a normal basis. This man is not the only person taking action. In fact, many individuals in similar situations have also filed class-action lawsuits against the company.

What is Angie’s List?

Angie’s List is a company that allows consumers to review and rate local service providers. When member of Angie’s List search for local service providers, they should be able to access true and unbiased reviews and ratings. To become a member, individuals must pay a membership fee.

What Does the Complaint State?

The various complaints state the company conceals truthful reviews and unbiased ratings my providing a way for service providers to appear higher in search results. The suit adds that service providers can do so by paying additional advertising fees. Allegedly, the company threatens service providers by stating they will appear at the end of search results unless they pay to appear in the higher results.

The man and other consumers seek actual damages, disgorgement, declaratory and injunctive relief, exemplary and punitive damages, interests, lawyer fees, and more. Currently, the Philadelphia class action attorneys at Golomb & Honik, P.C. are representing the class.

Wish to Join the Class Action? Contact Our Team

If you believe you have been treated unfairly by Angie’s List, contact our Philadelphia class action lawyers at Golomb & Honik, P.C. today. We can determine whether you are eligible to join the class. Because we are passionate about helping consumers, we are dedicated to the most aggressive and efficient tactics. Our team is ready to stand by your side.

To discuss your case, get in touch with our team!

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