Cases

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Best Buy, Delta, and Sears May Have Exposed Consumer Information
October 23, 2018

Consumers personal information may have been exposed while shopping on Best Buy, Delta, or Sears websites. 
Statefarm May Be Violating the TCPA
October 23, 2018

Statefarm allegedly making robocalls to consumers violating the TCPA  
Google Plus May Have Exposed Customer Information
October 23, 2018

We are investigating allegations against Google, Inc. for a data breach.

Ford Allegedly Selling Defective F – 150 Trucks
October 23, 2018

Ford may have knowingly sold vehicles with defective brake system. 
Ticketmaster Allegedly Inflating Ticket Prices
October 18, 2018

Ticketmaster may be selling the same ticket, for double profit. 
Various Airlines and Cruise Lines May Be Deceiving Consumers with Travel Insurance Kickbacks
October 18, 2018

Major airlines and cruiselines may be up charging customers for travel insurance and getting a profit on the back end. 
Hansen’s Natural Soda May Contain Artificial Ingredients
October 16, 2018

Hansen's Natural soda may contain one or more artificial ingredients. 
Major Companies May Be Violating TCPA
October 16, 2018

The Telephone Consumer Protection Act may be violated by major companies making unwanted robocalls. 
Uber May Have Misclassified Drivers
October 10, 2018

Uber drivers may have been classified as independent drivers. 
Nissan Allegedly Selling Vehicles with Defective Transmissions
October 10, 2018

Nissan may be knowingly selling defective vehicles. 
Facebook May Have Exposed 50 mil. Users Personal Information
October 10, 2018

Facebook allegedly exposed users personal information during a data breach. 
Honda May Be Selling Defective Vehicles
September 28, 2018

Honda allegedly is selling defective vehicles that may result in engine failure. 
Kind LLC's Fruit Bars May Not Be Made From Whole Fruit
September 26, 2018

Kind Bars may not contain whole fruit in their products. 
American Express Under Investigation for Deceiving Customers about Foreign Exchange Rates
September 17, 2018

American Express may be deceiving consumers of foreign exchange rates. 
SAT May Be Leaking Test Answers
September 10, 2018

SAT test may be trying to alleviate cost by recycling test. 
Your Bank or Credit Union May Be Charging Excessive Overdraft Fees
September 10, 2018

Banks and Credit Union may be charging excessive fees for overdraft. 
Investigation of Allegations that Certain Breakfast Foods May Contain Glyphosate
August 27, 2018

Studies have found that some breakfast cereals, oats, granola, and snack bars may contain a chemical which causes cancer. 
Huggies Allegedly Selling Defective Diapers
August 24, 2018

Huggies Snug & Dry diapers may contain chemicals which cause severe rashes. 
Samsung May Be Selling Defective LED TVs
August 24, 2018

We are investigating claims that Samsung may be selling defective LED TVs.
Vega Protein May Be Misleading Consumers Of Health Benefits
August 24, 2018

Vega Protein may be selling products containing unhealthy chemicals. 
Nestle May Be Deceiving Customers with No GMO Label
August 17, 2018

Nestle may be falsifying the "Non GMO" labels on their products. 
US Bank May Be Violating Customer Rights
August 16, 2018

Consumers may be getting charged two different fee's for balance inquires and overdraft fees. 
Wells Fargo May Be Mismanaging Customer Portfolio Management Accounts
August 06, 2018

Wells Fargo may be using an automated service to manage portfolio management accounts. 
Investigation of Allegations that Certain Fast Food Restaurants Engage in No-Poaching Practices
August 06, 2018

Fast Food restaurants may have entered a no poaching agreement, preventing employees to be hired by another franchise. 
Media Giants May Have Conspired To Fix TV AD Prices
August 02, 2018

 Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc., Tribune Media Company, and Tribune Broadcasting Company, LLC  allegedly fixed prices on commercials being aired on US broadcasting channels. 
TD Bank May Be Opening Fraud Accounts
August 02, 2018

Allegations claim that TD Bank unlawfully open customer accounts without consent. 
Pork Producers May Have Conspired To Fix Prices
July 31, 2018

Major Pork producers may have an agreement to keep prices steady, avoiding competition in the market.
Trader Joe’s Mini Dark Chocolate Coins May Contain Slack Fill
July 30, 2018

Trader Joe's may be deceiving consumer with the amount in their Mini Dark Chocolate Coins. 
Chemical Giants May Have Conspired to Fix Prices
July 25, 2018

BASF, Bayer, DowDuPont and others may have colluded to raise prices of certain chemical drugs. 
Ford May Be Deceiving Consumers of Emission Levels
July 24, 2018

Ford allegedly equipped trucks with dirty engines. 
Stacy's Pita Chips May Contain Nonfunctional Slack Fill
July 24, 2018

Stacy Pita Chips are only filled 50% with actual chips. 
Samsung, Hynix, and Micron Accused of Conspiring To Keep Computer Memory Prices High
June 29, 2018

We are investigating claims that Samsung, Hynix, and Micron conspired to raise prices for DRAM chips

 

Facebook May Be Charging For Access To Users
June 14, 2018

Facebook may be double charging advertisers for clicks generated. 
Insurance Companies May Be Deceiving Consumers For Total Lost Insurance Claims
June 14, 2018

Insurance companies may have paid out less than the amount due to car owners who have totaled their vehicles. 
Apple May Be Selling Defective Apple Watches
June 13, 2018

Apple may be selling watches that break all on their on. 
Knorr Pasta Sides Products May Contain A Large Amount of Empty Space
May 31, 2018

Knorr may be deceiving customers into thinking they are getting a box filled with pasta, which may not be the case. 
Apple May Be Selling Defective MacBook and MacBook Pro Laptops
May 30, 2018

Apple Inc. may be marketing and selling a "high efficiency' laptop with a defective keyboard. 
ASUS Laptops May Have Battery Defect
May 30, 2018

ASUS may be selling laptops with a draining battery. 
Honda Sensing Safety Features May Put Drivers in Danger
May 30, 2018

Honda may be marketing safety features which allegedly put drivers at risk. 
Trader Joe’s May Be Falsely Marketing Gummy Candy
May 17, 2018

Trander Joe's may be falsely marketing and advertising their "Trader Joe's Ts and Js Sour Gummies." 
Samsung, Hynix, and Micron Accused of Conspiring To Keep Computer Memory Prices High
May 17, 2018

We are investigating claims that Samsung, Hynix, and Micron conspired to raise prices for DRAM chips. 
Pfizer May Be Deceiving Customers, Resulting In Them Paying More For Meds
May 14, 2018

Pfizer may be deceiving customers into thinking they are paying for a stronger medicine and that may not be the case. 
Hyundai and Kia May Be Selling Defective Vehicles To Consumers
May 10, 2018

Hyundai and Kia may be continuing to sell vehicles with engine defects. 
Costco May Not Be Honoring Its “Risk-Free 100% Satisfaction Guarantee” Membership Policy
May 08, 2018

Costco Whole sale may not be honoring its 100% guaranteed refund after membership cancellation. 
Four Seasons Hotel May Have Experienced A Data Breach
May 08, 2018

Four Season may have experienced a data breach, potentially exposing customers private information . 
Investigation of Portfolio Margin Accounts
May 07, 2018

We are investigating allegations against Interactive Brokers, LLC for allegedly violating FINRA regulations. 
Inogen, Inc Oxygen Device May Be Have Exposed 30,000 Customers
May 02, 2018

Inogen, Inc. may have exposed 30,000 customer medical information. 
The CFTC Cryptocurrency Bounty Program
May 02, 2018

The CTFC announced that new cryptocurrency may actually turn out to be a pump and dump scheme. 
Orangetheory May Have a Misleading Cancellation Policy
May 02, 2018

Orangetheory may be deceiving consumer about cancelling gym membership. 
Mercedes-Benz Might Be Selling Vehicles with Faulty HVAC Systems
April 27, 2018

Mercedes - Benz may be sellling its customer vehicles with faulty HVAC systems. 
Edward Jones May Be Misleading Its Advisory Customers
April 20, 2018

Edward Jones may be misleading advisory customers by switching their accounts for fee based accounts.
Life Lock May Not Be Protecting You from Identity Theft
April 20, 2018

Lifelock may be misleading consumers on how much they actually protect your identity. 
The Hudson's Bay Company May Be Exposing Customer Information
April 20, 2018

Lord & Taylor and Saks Fifth Avenue may have exposed millions of customers personal information. 
BMW May Be Cheating On Emissions Tests
April 13, 2018

BMW may be cheating on emissions test essentially misleading customers. 
Health-Ade Kombucha May Contain Alcohol and More Sugar than Advertised
April 13, 2018

Health - Ade Kombucha may be misleading consumer about the alcohol level. 
Kroger Aloe Vera After Sun Gel May Be Falsely Advertised
April 13, 2018

Kroger's Aloe Vera After Sun Gel may not contain any aloe at all. 
Orbitz May Have Exposed 880,000 Consumers’ Personal Information
April 13, 2018

Orbitz may have exposed 880,00 customers personal information. 
Samsung Galaxy Camera Lens May Shatter, Rendering Camera Inoperable
April 10, 2018

Samsung Galaxy smartphone may have a camera defect, causing it to 
Hotel Giants May Have Conspired To Keep Prices High
April 05, 2018

Major Hotels Companies may have conspired together to keep the prices high on available rooms. 
Panera Bread May Have Exposed Millions of Customers' Personal Information
April 05, 2018

Panera Bread may have exposed millions of customer information. 
Benjamin Moore Allegedly Falsely Advertised Natura Paint
April 04, 2018

Consumers alleged that Benjamin Moore knowingly sells toxic paint. 
Facebook Exposed 50 Million Users’ Personal Information
April 04, 2018

Facebook may have exposed 50 million users personal information during a data breach by political firm. 
MLB Deceptively Marketing Prime Membership
April 04, 2018

MLB may have deceptively marketed its membership to consumers. 
CVS May Have Falsely Labeled Its Krill Oil
April 03, 2018

The CVS brand may have mislead consumers with wrong information on packing. 
MONAT Hair Care Products May Cause Hair Loss and Scalp Injury
April 03, 2018

MONAT Hair Products allegedly misleading health benefits of hair care products. 
Slack Filled Food Investigation
April 03, 2018

Consumers have been complaining about amounts received in some packaged food brands. 
Kibbles 'n Bits Pet Food May Contain Euthanasia Drug
April 03, 2018

Kibbles 'n Bits allegedly contains euthanasia drug in Pet Food. 

 

Taste of Nature, Inc. Might Be Misleading Consumers Into Believing Their Candy Products Contain More
March 26, 2018

Taste Of Nature may be misleading consumers to think their candy boxes has more than whats actually there. 
Walgreens Could Be Deceiving and Overcharging Customers for Generic Prescriptions
March 20, 2018

Walgreens “Prescription Savings Club” program, which allegedly allows cash-paying customers to purchase generic drugs at significantly lower prices.

 

Samsung Plasma TVs May Stop Working Because of Defective Components
March 12, 2018

Samsung is allegedly knowingly selling defective plasma TV’s. Consumers allege that the televisions contain unsuitable and cheaper materials. 
Audible May Be Misleading Consumers Regarding Audio Book Credits
March 09, 2018

Audible may be misleading consumers regarding how the credits work while continuing to charge them. 

 

Best Buy May Be Misrepresenting No Interest Financing
March 09, 2018

Best Buy may be using deceptive marketing tactics to promote "zero percent or no interest" yet, consumers allege that is not the case. 
Goldbely May Be Promising False Deliveries
March 07, 2018

Goldbely may be promising delivery dates in which they cannot commit to. 
Sherman Williams May Be Misleading Customers About Deck Coatings
March 01, 2018

Sherman Williams allegedly is false advertising it's Deck& Dock coating. 
Samsung Galaxy S7, S7 Edge, and S7 Active May Not Be Water-Resistant
February 28, 2018

Samsung's Galaxy S7 may have been falsely advertised as water resistant yet, consumers reportedly disagree. 
Google Project Fi May Be Overcharging For Data Used
February 14, 2018

Google's Project Fi may be charging overcharging subscribers for used data services. 
Your Dog’s Food May Contain Toxic Drug
February 14, 2018

Big Heart Pet Foods may be selling consumers dog food with toxic drug. 
CFTC Alleges Manipulation of Precious Metals Futures Contracts
February 09, 2018

The Commodities Futures Trading Commission recently announced a large settlement related to manipulated prices of precious metal. 
Hyundai, Kia Allegedly Concealed Engine Defect
February 05, 2018

Hyundai, Kia may have knowingly sold consumers vehicles with defective engines.
LA Fitness May Be Using Deceptive Sale Tactics
February 05, 2018

LA Fitness allegedly is using aggressive sale tactics to manipulate customers into signing year - long gym memberships. 
Wells Fargo May Be Overcharging Its Auto Loan Customers
January 11, 2018

Wells Fargo is alleged to have overcharged auto loan customers by tacking on insurance fees without customers' permission. Many auto loan customers, who had secured their own auto insurance, were unable to make the Wells Fargo payments, resulting in payment defaults and vehicle repossession. 
GEICO and Other Automobile Insurance Carriers May Not Cover Electronic Vehicle Scans
January 11, 2018

GEICO and other Auto Insurance carriers may be denying clients coverage of required or recommended electronic scans. 
Investigation of Allegations that Apple Throttles the Speed of Older iPhones, Including the iPhone 5
January 03, 2018

Allegedly Apple slows down it's iPhone to induce customers into buying new phone. 
Behr Allegedly Selling Defective Outdoor Stain DeckOver
January 03, 2018

Behr allegedly is marking it's outdoor stain Deck Over as long lasting while consumers disagree. 
2017 Chrysler Pacifica Minivans May Need to be Recalled
December 19, 2017

Consumers allege that Chrysler 2017 Minivan is experiencing stalling issues. 
Carfax Allegedly Fails to Correct Erroneous Information in its Reports
December 14, 2017

Consumers allege that Carfax fails to verify the information reported on vehicles, which makes it difficult for sellers or traders to negotiate a fair price. 
Uber Allegedly Paid Hackers to Delete Stolen Information
December 06, 2017

Uber suffered a massive data breach when hackers accessed customer and driver information through a third - party cloud. Uber failed to notify its consumers and even took it upon themselves to pay off the hackers to "keep quiet." 
Whole Foods May Be Misleading Consumers Store Brand Products Are "Hypoallergenic"
December 05, 2017

Whole Foods may be leading consumers to believe that their personal care products are hypoallergenic. A complaint has been filed arguing that Whole Foods is falsely advertising products. 
Jeep Wrangler Vehicles Allegedly Have a Casting Sand Defect
November 21, 2017

Jeep Wrangler failed to communicate a defect with its consumers which affect the engine and significant parts. 
Best Buy May Not Be Honoring Its Geek Squad Protection Plans As Full Warranties
November 21, 2017

Best Buy Geek Squad warranty protection may come with a limited amount of time. 
Subaru Allegedly Failed To Communicate Defects to Consumers
November 07, 2017

Subaru failed to communicate with its consumers regarding defects going on with their vehicles. The issues reside with engine. 
Sonic Fast Food Chain Data Breach May Have Put Your Personal Information At Risk
November 03, 2017

Sonic put its customers personal information at risk when the payment processing system was hacked. 
Target May Be Selling Fake Leather To Customers
November 03, 2017

Target allegedly sold a customer fake leather yet advertised it as "genuine leather." 
Ford Fusion Steering Wheels May Be Defective
November 03, 2017

Consumers have reported that the steering wheel came loose or detached while their vehicles were in motion. The alleged defect creates a great risk for not only the driver but other motorists on the road. 
DietWorks May Not Actually Help Consumers Lose Weight
November 03, 2017

DietWorks claims to promote weight loss and inhibit fat production.  However, a lawsuit alleges that HCA, which is a key ingredient,  has been scientifically proven to be ineffective in aiding weight loss or reducing body fat. 
Mercedes – Benz Allegedly Sold Vehicles with Faulty Radiators
November 03, 2017

Claims have been made against Mercedes-Benz for potentially selling vehicles with faulty radiators that break down, damage transmissions and put drivers at risk. 
Rite Aid Aloe Vera Sunscreen May Not Contain Any Aloe At All
October 25, 2017

Rite Aid allegedly is misleading consumers to believe that their Renewal After Sunscreen contains aloe vera yet, that is not the case. 
Lexus ES Series Allegedly Produces Foul Odor
October 24, 2017

Lexus ES consumer are troubled by the nauseating smell produced when the engine is turned on. The defect has been known to the company for years yet Toyota fails to make potential Lexus owners area of issue before hand. 
Johnson & Johnson Proganix Products May Make False Claims
October 24, 2017

Allegedly, Johnson & Johnson 's Proganix products are misleading and false. The products advertise for "Repair" yet the actual ingredients do no such thing. 
Whole Foods Data Breach May Have Put Your Personal Information At Risk
October 12, 2017

Whole Foods table - service restaurants and taprooms payment system was hacked. The information may include personal , private information such a name, address, and credit card information.