MetroPCS Hit With Class Action Suit Over False Ads
A MetroPCS customer is filing a class action lawsuit against the company and claims that its advertisements are misleading. The lead plaintiff in the case purchased MetroPCS' "Unlimited International Calls" add-on option for the advertised price of $5. The plaintiff claims that neither MetroPCS nor its representatives made known the number of countries that are excluded from the plan, noting specifically that the U.K. and Israel are excluded. The suit alleges that MetroPCS breached its contract, misled consumers, used bait-and-switch tactics, and violated consumer protection laws. The lawsuit was filed in New York.
Twitter Hit with Class Action Suit Over Automated Texts
A consumer filed a class action lawsuit against Twitter this week for sending her unsolicited text messages. Beverly Nunes claims she never used Twitter, but began to receive marketing messages via Twitter's short code service.
Google Wallet Lawsuit Given Green Light to Proceed
Google was unable to convince a judge to dismiss a potential class action lawsuit concerning its Google Wallet application and service. A consumer sued Google in late 2013 alleging the company violated its own privacy policies by providing third-party app developers with consumer information, including street addresses, phone numbers, and email addresses.
MetroPCS Targets Families With Latest Offerings
MetroPCS today unrolled a handful of promotions that may appeal to customers with multiple lines. For example, people who port in their number to MetroPCS will receive $60 to spend on any smartphone that MetroPCS sells.
MetroPCS to Sell the iPhone
T-Mobile's prepaid brand, MetroPCS, today said it will soon sell the entire range of iPhones from Apple. MetroPCS plans to kick off iPhone sales at select stores in Florida on July 1, but will expand to all stores around the nation soon.
MetroPCS Adds Cuba to World Calling Plan
MetroPCS today added Cuba to the list of countries included in the MetroPCs World Calling add-on plan. The add-on, which costs $10 per month, now offers 20 minutes of calling to landlines or mobile devices in Cuba and unlimited texting to Cuba at no extra charge.
MetroPCS theme song: "Ghetto, Ghetto, Ghetto"
MetroPCS customers can call UK and Israel with no calling card. THis is a Bogus lawsuit
Besides the fact that they have a number search utility that lets you look up the phone number to make sure you can call that number using the unlimited plan.
He is calling cellphones in other countries which charges any network huge $$$.
Even MetroPCS knows that.
If morons would just go to the website they would find that out!!!!!!
Do your Homework first!!!!!!!!!!!!
Another example of lazy and stupid subscribers not doing their homework first and using advertising to justify a lawsuit. MetroPCS did not put a gun to anyone's head or mislead in anyway shape or form.
Just go to the website, do your research on it, and the answer is as plain as the word stupid that is written all over your pointed heads.
I call Mexico 4 hours a day NON STOP no bad connections, sometimes the call wont go through but after the second try always goes in
It's not that the call WON'T go through, it's that the UK is excl...
shame on you
refund his $5 bucks and call it a day.
You Getro what pay for