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aznkid25
Jan 23, 2009, 12:02 PM
http://www.boygeniusreport.com/2009/01/23/1g-ipod-nano-settlement-for-us-customers-finalized-15-25-payouts/
If you purchased a first-generation iPod nano in the US, it looks like you might have some cash coming your way. As the result of a class action suit, a court recently ruled that Apple’s early 1G iPod nano (no protective coating, sold until December 2005) was a tad too prone to scratching and has decided that customers are entitled to some compensation. Apple has been ordered to cough up $22.5 million and the claim process for those affected has already begun. As is always the scam, the lawyers will retain the lion’s share of the settlement - around $4.7 million - and the leftovers are to be spread amongst affected consumers; $15 each for those who purchased an uncoated 1G nano that came with a slip cover and $25 each for those whose uncoated nanos were sans-slip cover. Claimants have until June 10, 2009 to file and compensation for valid claims. Click the link below to see if you are eligible:
http://www.ipodnanosettlement.com/



Tallest Skil
Jan 23, 2009, 12:09 PM
Wow, mine doesn't have a single scratch on it. Maybe you shouldn't carry them in the same pocket as your keys...

Next they'll be forced to dish out money to people who ate their 1st gen iPod shuffle...

ivnj
Jan 23, 2009, 12:38 PM
Apple has made a lot of mistakes. At least this time they are admitting it.

They also do the same with the smoking ones.

http://gizmodo.com/5039011/apple-confesses-first+gen-ipod-nanos-smoking-and-sparking-will-replace-them