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Nordstrom Wins 'Compare at' Pricing Case

But it was on sale!

If that cost-saving expression doesn't sound familiar, then you haven't been to Nordstrom Rack. Every true shopper -- or shopper's spouse -- knows these things.

Judith Shaulis, however, had a problem with it. She bought a sweater for $49.97, which had a "compare at" price tag of $218. Joined by a class of other Nordstrom shoppers, she sued for deceptive advertising in Shaulis v. Nordstrom, Inc.