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Galaxy Note 7 owners file class action lawsuit against Samsung in US

The complaint seeks to represent a nationwide class of Note 7 customers in Nevada, Pennsylvania and California.

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Samsung Electronics Galaxy Note 7 smartphones are displayed at its shop in Seoul, South Korea. AP | PTI
Samsung Electronics Galaxy Note 7 smartphones are displayed at its shop in Seoul, South Korea. AP | PTI

Electronics Co Ltd's U.S. unit is facing a proposed class action from three Galaxy customers, according to a filing in a federal court in Newark, New Jersey.

The complaint against Electronics America Inc seeks to represent a nationwide class of customers in Nevada, Pennsylvania and California.

The world's top smartphone maker last week permanently ended sales of the fire-prone smartphone less than two months after its launch.

announced the recall of 2.5 million Note 7s in early September following numerous reports of the phones catching fire in what could be one of the costliest product safety failures in tech history.

A spokeswoman for Electronics America declined to comment on the pending litigation.

The complaint, filed on Oct. 16, alleges that the consumers discontinued using the phones after the recall, but were asked to wait days or weeks for a replacement phone.

The complaint states that the consumers continued to incur monthly device and plan charges for phones they could not use.

The case is re: Waudby vs Electronics America, U.S. district court, district of New Jersey, Newark, No. 16-cv-07334-CCC-JBC


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Galaxy Note 7 owners file class action lawsuit against Samsung in US

The complaint seeks to represent a nationwide class of Note 7 customers in Nevada, Pennsylvania and California.

The complaint seeks to represent a nationwide class of Note 7 customers in Nevada, Pennsylvania and California.
Electronics Co Ltd's U.S. unit is facing a proposed class action from three Galaxy customers, according to a filing in a federal court in Newark, New Jersey.

The complaint against Electronics America Inc seeks to represent a nationwide class of customers in Nevada, Pennsylvania and California.

The world's top smartphone maker last week permanently ended sales of the fire-prone smartphone less than two months after its launch.

announced the recall of 2.5 million Note 7s in early September following numerous reports of the phones catching fire in what could be one of the costliest product safety failures in tech history.

A spokeswoman for Electronics America declined to comment on the pending litigation.

The complaint, filed on Oct. 16, alleges that the consumers discontinued using the phones after the recall, but were asked to wait days or weeks for a replacement phone.

The complaint states that the consumers continued to incur monthly device and plan charges for phones they could not use.

The case is re: Waudby vs Electronics America, U.S. district court, district of New Jersey, Newark, No. 16-cv-07334-CCC-JBC


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Galaxy Note 7 owners file class action lawsuit against Samsung in US

The complaint seeks to represent a nationwide class of Note 7 customers in Nevada, Pennsylvania and California.

Electronics Co Ltd's U.S. unit is facing a proposed class action from three Galaxy customers, according to a filing in a federal court in Newark, New Jersey.

The complaint against Electronics America Inc seeks to represent a nationwide class of customers in Nevada, Pennsylvania and California.

The world's top smartphone maker last week permanently ended sales of the fire-prone smartphone less than two months after its launch.

announced the recall of 2.5 million Note 7s in early September following numerous reports of the phones catching fire in what could be one of the costliest product safety failures in tech history.

A spokeswoman for Electronics America declined to comment on the pending litigation.

The complaint, filed on Oct. 16, alleges that the consumers discontinued using the phones after the recall, but were asked to wait days or weeks for a replacement phone.

The complaint states that the consumers continued to incur monthly device and plan charges for phones they could not use.

The case is re: Waudby vs Electronics America, U.S. district court, district of New Jersey, Newark, No. 16-cv-07334-CCC-JBC


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