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UK: Deal-Of-The-Day Website Gets No Discounts For Unsubstantiated Or Inaccurate Deals

Three promotional adverts for online discount provider Groupon UK have been banned by the UK's advertising regulator, the Advertising Standards Authority (ASA), on grounds that they were inaccurate and misleading. The first advert promoted a deal for two diners to … Continue reading

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Consumer lacked standing to challenge false claims of discounts

[Hinojos] v. Kohl's Corp., 2010 WL 4916647 (C.D. Cal.) Kohl's removed this putative consumer protection class action to federal court. Plaintiff bought items including apparel and luggage from Kohl's. He alleged that Kohl's misrepresented the nature and amount of discounts … Continue reading

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Eight myths of innovation from Scott Berkun, illustrated through tiered discounts on billing rates

A thoughtful and useful book, Scott Berkun, The Myths of Innovation (O'Reilly 2010), should correct many of the misimpressions we hold about much-vaunted innovation. To summarize them, this post takes discounts from a law firm that increase as fees increase…. … Continue reading

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