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Screenshot from the complaint in Doe v. Epic Games Plaintiffs in a new lawsuit against Fortnite maker Epic Games claim that the company induces minors into making in-game purchases by making the process incredibly easy. (Screenshot from the complaint in “Doe v. Epic Games.”)

The company behind the popular multiplayer online video game Fortnite has been hit with a class action lawsuit claiming that it induces minors to make in-game purchases that don’t have the approval of a guardian.

Ross Todd

Ross Todd is bureau chief of The Recorder in San Francisco. He writes about litigation in the Bay Area and around California. Contact Ross at rtodd@alm.com. On Twitter: @Ross_Todd.

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