Many people who buy items from stores like Staples or Walmart can also buy a protection plan for their item. SquareTrade promises its plans offer protection to customers if their item gets damaged. Unfortunately, as our SquareTrade Protection Plan lawsuit alleges, many consumers seeking reimbursement for their damaged item have been underpaid by SquareTrade.

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SquareTrade Protection Plan Lawsuit Filed

Gibbs Law Group filed a complaint on April 20, 2020, against SquareTrade. As the complaint describes, SquareTrade sells protection plans for products sold at retailers, including Staples, Walmart, Sam’s Club, and Costco. When a consumer purchases a product, like a backpack or a television, the consumer can also purchase a protection plan from SquareTrade, as described in the lawsuit. For a flat fee, as alleged, SquareTrade promises replacement, reimbursement, or repair in the event of damage during a fixed time period.

However, as the complaint describes, SquareTrade does not pay consumers the full amount to which they are entitled when they make a reimbursement claim. Instead, SquareTrade pays out only a portion of the purchase price promised under the protection plan, as alleged.

Read the complaint here: SquareTrade Complaint

If you purchased a SquareTrade protection plan, please contact our attorneys today for a free consultation.

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For over three decades, our consumer class action attorneys have challenged unfair business practices that erode consumers’ trust in the marketplace. Working at the forefront of consumer protection issues, our attorneys have recovered over a billion dollars on behalf of our clients. Our consumer attorneys have taken on many of the world’s largest corporations, securing record-breaking settlements and establishing our reputation as skilled and trusted advocates.

We have prevailed against some of the world’s largest corporations, in high stakes litigation on behalf of millions of consumers, including:

Apple iPod Battery Lawsuit
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$15 Million Settlement
Chase Checkloan Lawsuit
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$100 Million Settlement
Hyundai Fuel Economy Lawsuit
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$360 Million Settlement
Kia Horsepower Lawsuit
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$125 Million Settlement

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David Stein

David Stein represents clients in federal and state cases nationwide, ranging from securities and financial fraud class actions, to product liability, privacy, and data breach suits.

Amanda Karl

Amanda represents employees, consumers and investors in complex class action lawsuits nationwide. She was a law clerk to Hon. Richard A. Paez of the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals, and to Hon. Claudia Wilken, Northern District of California.

Steve Lopez

Steve Lopez represents consumers, employees, and whistleblowers harmed by corporate misconduct. He has prosecuted a variety of consumer protection and complex employment cases.

Linda Lam

Linda Lam focuses her practice on representing consumers, small businesses, and employees in complex litigation. Previously, she represented workers and retirees at a national employment law firm.

About Gibbs Law Group

Gibbs Law Group is a California-based law firm committed to protecting the rights of clients nationwide who have been harmed by corporate misconduct. We represent individuals, whistleblowers, employees, and small businesses across the U.S. against the world’s largest corporations. Our award-winning lawyers have achieved landmark recoveries and over a billion dollars for our clients in high-stakes class action and individual cases involving consumer protection, data breach, digital privacy, and federal and California employment lawsuits. Our attorneys have received numerous honors for their work, including “Top Plaintiff Lawyers in California,” “Top Class Action Attorneys Under 40,” “Consumer Protection MVP,” “Best Lawyers in America,” and “Top Cybersecurity/ Privacy Attorneys Under 40.”