PORTLAND, Ore. (Legal Newsline) – An Oregon man is seeking restitution for fees he paid to register for a marathon that was canceled.
Cory Bradley filed a complaint on behalf of on behalf of all others on Aug. 28 in the U.S. District Court for the District of Oregon against Energy Events LLC and Brian Davis alleging unlawful trade practices and unjust enrichment.
According to the complaint, the plaintiff alleges that he and his wife paid $183.24 for registration fees for the defendants' Vancouver USA Marathon in July. The suit states in on Aug. 18, the defendants announced that the marathon was canceled and that Oregon consumers would not get refunds because that money had already been spent.
The plaintiff holds Energy Events LLC and Davis responsible because the defendants allegedly falsely represented that consumers could attend the event by paying the fee and failed to disclose the event was under-funded.
The plaintiff requests a trial by jury and seeks statutory, actual and punitive damages; interest; reimbursement of fees and costs; all legal fees and any other relief as the court deems just. He is represented by Michael Fulller of Olsen Daines PC in Portland, Oregon.
U.S. District Court for the District of Oregon case number 3:17-cv-01291-SB