February 2015: The named plaintiff voluntarily dismissed this action When a complaint is dismissed without prejudice, an amended version of the complaint can be refiled.. The reasons for the dismissal have not yet been disclosed.

October 2014: This lawsuit was transferred from state court to federal court. (Malik et al v. Saks Fifth Avenue LLC and Does 1-50, Case No. 14-cv-07600, C. D. CA.).

August 2014: A class-action lawsuit was filed against Saks Fifth Avenue for allegedly misleadingly representing discounts on items sold at Saks Off 5th outlet stores by comparing a false retail store price to a lower outlet store price, when, in reality, the items were never sold at the Saks Fifth Avenue retail store. (Malik v. Saks Fifth Avenue LLC, Case No. BC555134, Superior Court of the State of California, County of Los Angeles).

For more information about other class-action lawsuits regarding the advertising of discounts and TINA.org’s coverage of the issue, click here.

To learn more about the deceptive advertising of sales, click here to read TINA.org’s article, The Price Is (Not Necessarily) Right.

 


Class-Action Tracker

Discounts at Saks Off Fifth

Class Action

Discounts at Saks Off Fifth

December 2018: This case was transferred to federal court. (Case No. 18-cv-10594, C.D. Cal.) November 2018: A false advertising class-action lawsuit was filed against Saks Off Fifth for allegedly deceptively…

Sales at Saks

Class Action

Sales at Saks

In December 2015, a class-action lawsuit was filed against Saks for allegedly misleadingly advertising discounts of merchandise. Specifically, the complaint alleges that the store compares “sale” prices to false “market”…


The Latest

Filters

Designer Exclusions Apply

Blog

Designer Exclusions Apply

Hoping to score fabulous designer goods at Saks Fifth Avenue’s “Friends & Family” sale this week? The website prominently displays the discount—25% off. But don’t forget to read the fine…