Pending Consumer Actions

These consumer protection cases were filed on behalf of the State of Idaho and are not “class action” lawsuits.

This is not an exhaustive list of the office’s ongoing litigation. The Attorney General encourages consumers who lost money due to the actions of the defendants identified in the following cases to file a complaint with his Consumer Protection Division.

If you have questions about the consumer protection violations alleged in the cases identified on this page, please contact the Consumer Protection Division. For general questions about your legal rights or options, please consult with a private attorney.

(Listed in alphabetical order by defendant)

July 14, 2006

State of Idaho, et al. vs. Infineon Technologies AG; Infineon Technologies North America Corp.; Hynix Semiconductor, Inc.; Hynix Semiconductor America, Inc.; Micron Technology, Inc.; Micron Semiconductor Products, Inc.; Mosel Vitelic, Inc.; Mosel Vitelic Corp.; Nanya Technology Corporation; Nanya Technology Corporation USA, Inc.; Elpida Memory, Inc.; Elpida Memory (USA) Inc.; NEC Electronics America, Inc.

(United States District Court, Northern District of California) (Case No. C06-4333 SC) (OAG File No. 28068-126859)

The Attorney General alleged that the defendants agreed with their competitors to fix DRAM prices, causing the price of DRAM and products containing DRAM, such as computers, laptops, and servers, to be higher than what they would have been absent the agreement and action by the defendants. Read the lawsuit.

Current Status:

  • Complaint was filed July 14, 2006.
  • Third Amended Complaint filed November 7, 2007.
  • Settlement announced January 23, 2007 with defendants Samsung Electronics Company Ltd.; and Winbond Electronics Corporation and their applicable subsidiaries.
  • Defendants Amended Answers filed September 2007.
  • Settlement announced June 24, 2010 with defendants Elpida Memory Inc.; Hynix Semiconductor, Inc.; Infineon Technologies A.G.; Micron Technology, Inc.; Mosel-Vitelic Corp.; NEC Electronics America, Inc; and their applicable subsidiaries; case against Nanya Technology Corp. continues.
  • Settlement process being implemented and subject to court review.

March 12, 2013

Federal Trade Commission and State of Idaho vs. St. Luke's Health System, Ltd and Saltzer Medical Group, P.A.

For current information on this case, please click here.

Last updated 4/28/2016
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