Viridian Energy Rates
June 2018: A federal judge granted final approval of the settlement. February 2018: A federal judge preliminarily approved a settlement agreement. According to its terms, class members may receive either…
April 2017: This case was stayed pending motions for class certification in other lawsuits against Viridian Energy.
May 2016: 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. (Landau et al v. Viridian Energy PA, LLC, Case No. 16-cv-1938, E. D. PA.)
Later in May, the same named plaintiff filed another class-action lawsuit making similar allegations. Specifically, the May complaint alleges that the company deceptively promises consumers who switch to Viridian Energy for their energy supplier will pay competitive market-based rates and save on their electric bills when, according to the plaintiffs, consumers who switch may pay in excess of 50% more for electricity. (Landau et al v. Viridian Energy PA, LLC, Case No. 16-cv-2383, E. D. PA.)
April 2016: A class-action lawsuit was filed against Viridian Energy for allegedly misleadingly promising customers who switch to Viridian energy for their energy supplier competitive market-based rates and savings on electric bills when, in reality, customers who switch may pay in excess of 50% more for electricity. (Landau et al v. Viridian Energy PA, LLC, Case No. 16-cv-1938, E. D. PA.)
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