Apple settles class action suit over antenna Take a look at Apple settles class-action suit over iPhone 4 antenna problem - CNN.com Nearly two years after tech blogs screamed "Antennagate!" over problems with the iPhone 4's reception, owners will be getting a little pocket change for their troubles. Apple over the weekend settled a class-action lawsuit filed about the issue, promising to pay $15 or give a free case to everyone in the United States who bought one of the wildly popular phones. People here have discussed class action suits concerning what the carrier or phone manufacturer are doing (or not doing). Well, this is the outcome of one.