Nationwide Antitheft Device Discount Class Action Settlement

A class action settlement has been reached in the Nationwide antitheft device discount class action lawsuit, resolving claims that Nationwide Insurance Company of America, its partners, and its various branches or subsidiaries failed to give certain car insurance policyholders a discount for... Read More »

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Testosterone Lawsuit Claims Dangerous AndroGel Side Effects

A testosterone replacement therapy lawsuit was recently filed in federal court. The AndroGel lawsuit alleges that pharmaceutical manufacturers failed to warn the medical community and the general public about dangerous risks associated with using the testosterone product. The low-t drug lawsuit is... Read More »

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Partial Settlement in Philadelphia ‘Robo-Forfeiture’ Class Action

Last week, a partial settlement agreement was announced in the class action lawsuit alleging that the City of Pennsylvania’s law enforcement branch has been falsely seizing property from its residents using the city’s civil forfeiture mechanism and violating residents’ constitutional property rights…. Read More »

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Aetna, Other Insurers Limit Morcellation Use

Aetna Inc., the third-largest  health insurer in the United States, implemented a new policy to end its coverage of routine use of the laparoscopic power morcellator in hysterectomy and myomectomy surgeries to remove uterine fibroids. This is a crushing blow for the... Read More »

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No Deal According to Judge in RV Fridge Defect Class Action

A California federal judge rejected a proposed settlement in the class action lawsuit accusing small fridge manufacturers Norcold Inc., Thetford Corp. and Dyson-Kissner-Moran Corp. of proliferating defective fridges often used in boats and large recreational vehicles (RVs) that had a tendency to… Read More »

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Natural Foods Mislabeling Leads to Class Action Lawsuits

As demand for natural foods continues, food companies have an incentive to push the boundaries of what does or does not constitute “natural foods.” Those who push the boundaries too far risk being on the receiving end of all natural class action... Read More »

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Onglyza Linked to Heart Failure, Thyroid/Pancreatic Cancer

The type-2 diabetes medication, Onglyza, has been shown to have potentially devastating consequences, including heart failure, thyroid cancer or pancreatic cancer. Patients allege that the Onglyza warning label failed to mention any such possibilities, which they claim was a deliberate act by drug maker... Read More »

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Many Patients and Doctors Unaware of Quinolone SJS Risk

The number of quinolone SJS lawsuits continues to steadily rise as majority of patients remain unaware that a side effect as severe as Stevens Johnson Syndrome (SJS) is possible with their antibiotics. The medical community also remains largely oblivious, as Stevens Johnson... Read More »

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Eliquis Side Effects Lead to Lawsuits

Eliquis is one of several  anticoagulants released in the past several years. Although the drug makers marketed the drug as safe and easy to use, many patients have reported serious and potentially deadly side effects. Eliquis side effects may include internal bleeding... Read More »

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FDCPA Lawsuit: 2 Paid Medical Bills Were Left on Credit Report

An unlawful debt collection lawsuit was filed in Baltimore against multiple debt collection agencies, alleging that they are guilty of violating the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (FDCPA). Plaintiff Cimon L. included nine defendants in the FDCPA lawsuit and claims that she was... Read More »

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Unum Lawsuit Filed Following Disability Insurance Denial

A Colorado resident filed a bad faith insurance lawsuit against Unum Life Insurance Company alleging the company wrongfully denied her disability insurance benefits. The plaintiff claims that not only did Unum cut her long-term disability benefits short, but that they ignored further evidence supporting... Read More »

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TCPA Class Action Lawsuit Filed Against Wells Fargo

A California woman filed a TCPA class action lawsuit against Wells Fargo Bank alleging she received harassing cell phone calls in connection with collection of mortgage payments. The Wells Fargo TCPA lawsuit alleges the bank placed harassing robocalls, autodialed calls, and/or calls... Read More »

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