TITLE

Calif. Customers Sue Excite@Home

AUTHOR(S)
Haugsted, Linda
PUB. DATE
March 2001
SOURCE
Multichannel News;03/26/2001, Vol. 22 Issue 13, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the filing of a potential class-action lawsuit against Excite@Home Corp. in California. Details of the lawsuit; Violation of consumer-protection laws.
ACCESSION #
4260883

 

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