CSK&D Files Class Action Lawsuit Related to Playstation 5 DualSense Controller Drift

Chimicles Schwartz Kriner & Donaldson-Smith LLP (“CSK&D”) filed a class action against Sony Corporation of America and Sony Interactive Entertainment LLC (“Sony”) on behalf of consumers who purchased Playstation 5 (“PS5”) DualSense controllers for the PS5 console relating to alleged defects . The Complaint, filed in the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York, alleges that the joysticks on the DualSense controllers are defective, leading users to experience drift issues. Drifting refers to an issue that occurs when the joystick on the DualSense controllers automatically register movements without any manual input by the user. Drifting can interfere significantly with gameplay.

A copy of the complaint can be accessed here.

Attorneys for this case:

Benjamin F. Johns
Samantha E. Holbrook
Alex M. Kashurba