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Dell faces possible deceptive practices suit..

http://news.yahoo.com/s/nm/20070516/...ell_newyork_dc
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NEW YORK (Reuters) - New York State Attorney General Andrew Cuomo has sued Dell Inc. (NasdaqELL - news) over consumer complaints against the computer maker, contending that the company engaged in deceptive financing practices.

The suit, filed in New York state court in Albany, accuses Dell and its financial services unit of misleading customers with enticing financing offers that carry many restrictions and limitations. Cuomo's office wants an injunction against Dell's practices, and unspecified damages to affected customers.

Investors shrugged off the lawsuit, with shares rising 64 cents, or 2.6 percent, to $25.31 in morning Nasdaq trade.
Yeah what about overpricing the hardware in the first place?
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repost of mine about... 30 secs ago LOL @ Modki.
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Yeah what about overpricing the hardware in the first place?
*throws a dell executive into the pits of hell while screaming BURN BABY BURN*

bout time we started cracking down on computer companies.

first M$/BB

now dell.

who is next?

AMD?

imo the computer industry is getting away with much more than others because the computer "is the future" and "we cant mess with the future"

edit: ment to quote the first post not that one -_-
    
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AMD?
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About Time!

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why not sue them for not really giving you full ownership of their products as well??

(also a dell hater, but i hate most things)
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Originally Posted by uberjon View Post
*throws a dell executive into the pits of hell while screaming BURN BABY BURN*

bout time we started cracking down on computer companies.

first M$/BB

now dell.

who is next?

AMD?

imo the computer industry is getting away with much more than others because the computer "is the future" and "we cant mess with the future"

edit: ment to quote the first post not that one -_-
How in the heck is AMD overpricing???
    
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i think that was his point.
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i think that was his point.
actually i just chose one of the bigest computer companies that was the underdog

couldnt really think of anyone logical that it could be....
    
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