8.9 million Sony PlayStation UK customers could be owed a share of up to £5 billion in damages if the legal claim is successful. A collective action brought against the company at the Competition Appeal Tribunal alleges that Sony is breaching UK and EU competition law by abusing its dominant position resulting in consumers paying inflated prices for digital PlayStation games and in-game purchases over the last six years.
Robert Palmer QC is leading Fiona Banks on behalf of the class representative Alex Neill, instructed by Milberg LLP. You can view the press release here.
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