These excerpts taken from the AAPL 10-K filed Dec 1, 2005.
Butzer, et al., v. Apple Computer, Inc.
Plaintiffs filed this action on August 23, 2005, in the United States District Court for the Northern District of California, San Jose Division, on behalf of a purported nationwide class of all purchasers of the Companys PowerBook G4 portable computers. The complaint alleges defects in the memory of the computers. The complaint alleges that this purported defect extends to other series of the Companys portables and states that plaintiffs reserve the right to amend the complaint to include these other series. Plaintiffs assert claims for alleged violations of California Business & Professions Code §17200 (unfair competition), California Business & Professions Code §17500 (false advertising), the Consumer Legal Remedies Act and the Song-Beverly Consumer Warranty Act. The complaint seeks remedies including restitution and/or damages and injunctive relief. The Company filed an answer on October 19, 2005 denying the material allegations and asserting numerous affirmative defenses.
Plaintiffs filed this