In re Apple Inc. Device Performance Litigation

Bernstein Liebhard serves on the Plaintiffs’ Executive Committee of this global class action litigation arising out of Apple’s admission on December 20, 2017 that it included code in various iOS updates designed to slow processor speeds.  The firm also serves as co-chair of the Trial Preparation Committee.  Plaintiffs allege that Apple misrepresented the effect of the iOS updates, and further allege that Apple’s purpose was to conceal a battery-integration defect in various iPhones and iPads.  The consolidated action brings together more than 60 federal class actions.  The action is pending.