A Los Angeles woman who sued Sit ‘n Sleep Inc., alleging that the slogan, “We’ll beat anyone’s advertised price or your mattress is free,” is misleading because no competitors sell the exact same products, reached a settlement with the company.

“As such, there is no price to match or beat, because no one else sells the identical make and model of a particular mattress sold at SNS,” Shirley Ambers alleged in her Los Angeles Superior Court lawsuit filed in June 2017, alleging false advertising and fraudulent and deceptive business practices. The suit also alleged that Sit ‘n Sleep mattresses are smaller in comparison to industry standards.

Ambers’ lawyers filed a notice of settlement on Thursday with Judge Elihu M. Berle. No terms were divluged.

In January, the judge denied to grant class-action status to Ambers’ suit.

In their court papers, Sit ‘n Sleep lawyers denied Ambers’ allegations.

“At her deposition in this matter, (Ambers) testified that now, years later, she and her husband still own the mattress, continue to sleep on it, and (that) it is quite comfortable,” the defense attorneys stated in their court papers.

The complaint stated that Ambers bought an Eastern King mattress, as well as a box spring, bed frame, mattress cover and fitted sheets, from the company’s Tarzana store on July 4, 2013. Soon afterward, she found out that sheets she purchased from other stores for Eastern King mattresses did not fit properly on the one she obtained from Sit ‘n Sleep, according to her court papers.

“Plaintiff further became suspicious because the sheets she purchased from SNS had a special elastic band running through them, which she had never seen in sheets purchased from any other store,” the suit stated.

Ambers’ husband measured the Sit ‘N Sleep mattress and learned that it had 9 percent less surface area compared with what is indicated on the tag and with industry standards for Eastern King mattresses, according to the suit.

“Had plaintiff known the truth .. plaintiff would not have purchased her mattress from SNS and/or she would not have paid as high as price as she paid,” the complaint stated.

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