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Eddie Bauer Beats Broad Allegations of Fake Discounts at Outlets

Oct. 21, 2019, 4:46 PM

An Eddie Bauer LLC customer didn’t offer enough evidence to proceed with claims in a proposed class suit alleging a widespread practice of tricking outlet customers with fake sales and bogus comparison prices, the Southern District of California said.

Jackie Fisher alleges he bought a Radiator Fleece ¼-zip and a Thermal ¼-zip advertised at 50% off because he thought he was getting a good deal on authentic Eddie Bauer merchandise.

Fisher may pursue claims on behalf of Californians who bought those two items, but he failed to support his broader allegation of a fraudulent pricing scheme involving almost all merchandise ...