Customer files lawsuit against Expedia after paying $650 in surprise bag fees

No one likes paying bag fees. But one Expedia customer is taking it a step further — suing Expedia after paying $650 round-trip for his family of four’s luggage after the online travel agency claimed the first checked bag would be free with the airfare purchase. The lawsuit, which is seeking class action status, was filed in King County Superior Court… Read More


Suit vs. Amazon puts cloud over popular search trick

The idea of suggesting possible searches in a drop-down box while a user types is far from unique to Amazon.com. But the Seattle-based online retailer appears to be alone, so far, in being hit with a patent infringement lawsuit over the technology. MasterObjects, a San Francisco-based tech company, filed the suit earlier this week, citing… Read More