Madden‘s $27M Payout Held Up While Someone Appeals the Lawyers’ Fees

It's your money? You want it now? Tough. Now it could be another year before some $27 million is distributed to gamers from Electronic Arts' settlement of a class-action lawsuit brought against the exclusive license its Madden NFL series held. Why? Someone's objecting to the lawyers' fees. » 7/09/13 3:30pm 7/09/13 3:30pm

Gamers Opt Out Rescues Us From Sony and EA's Lawsuit Prevention Clauses …

With a supreme court decision earlier this year making it legal for companies to include do-not-sue clauses in their user agreements, the only recourse for customers of companies like Sony and Electronic Arts is to opt-out of the clause via written letter. Now there's a website that does it for them. » 10/05/11 1:40pm 10/05/11 1:40pm

GameStop Class Action Attorney Investigating Latest Used as New Claims

GameStop's alleged practice of selling games played by employees as new could be a violation of the class action lawsuit settlement that the national retailer agreed to, according to the attorney who handled the case. » 5/18/09 4:00pm 5/18/09 4:00pm

Class Action Lawsuit Arises Over Spore DRM

Whenever you find l arge numbers of unhappy people » 9/24/08 11:40am 9/24/08 11:40am, you're bound to find a lawyer. In this case it's Alan Himmelfarb with KamberEdelson of Vernon, California, who has filed a class-action suit against EA over the DRM in EA's Spore. The suit, filed Monday with the Northern California District Court on behalf of…