MOSCOW, February 21. /TASS/. Presnensky court of Moscow has satisfied in the past year, eight lawsuits to the official representative of Apple in Russia, the company Apple Rus and recover from it more than 450 thousand rubles in favor of the iPhone and iPad. About TASS reported the press service of the court.
“Only in 2018, the court was satisfied with the eight consumer lawsuits OOO “eppl Rus”, collected funds for a total sum more than 450 thousand rubles. In 2019 also rendered three decisions on partial satisfaction of claims, 10 claims are in court proceedings,” — said in court.
Basically, the court addressed the iPhone 6 plus, iPhone 6, iPhone 6S and other smartphones. The warranty period on them installed by the manufacturer within one year, while their service life is five years. “The applicants have noted that smartphones have stopped working outside the warranty period, but within life. As examples of faults consumers have pointed out: “periodically does not turn on and charging, smartphone stopped working” and the other”, — said the press service of the court.
The results of examinations showed that the causes of damage to the goods in all cases was the defect, wearing of the production.
The court explained that in some cases, letters to consumers with the requirement to eliminate the deficiency in the goods or return the funds to indemnify for the payment of expert opinion was retained by the company without satisfaction. “In this regard, the court was satisfied the claim, and in favor of consumers collected, including the price of purchased goods, penalty, compensation of moral harm, court costs, postage expenses, expenses on payment of the examination the penalty for non-compliance in a voluntary order of satisfaction of requirements of the consumer,” — said in court.
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