Skechers gets a basketball suit thrown away for good


By Emily Field (September 23, 2021, 11:42 p.m. EDT) – An Illinois federal judge on Tuesday kicked off a class action lawsuit brought by a woman who claimed that the luminous sneakers from Skechers USA Inc. had burned her feet. son, claiming that his claims did not indicate any direct statement by the shoe manufacturer regarding the alleged defect in the shoes.

U.S. District Judge Sara Darrow prejudgedly dismissed Rikki Guajardo’s lawsuit alleging that Skechers’ Energy Lights sneakers were faulty. Guajardo’s’ redesigned ‘allegations from a previously dismissed complaint still failed to identify Skechers’ statements containing significant omissions regarding the alleged shoe defect, as required by consumer fraud law and the deceptive Illinois business …

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