Overdraft Fees

Unfair Overdraft Practices Claims From Community Bank Customers

Overdraft fees are a staple fee for many financial institutions like Community Bank. Despite new federal regulations and consumer lawsuits aimed at deceptive overdraft fee practices, many customers are not aware that some banks automatically enroll customers in overdraft protection programs. Federal… Read More »

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Debit Card Receipt Requirements

The Fair and Accurate Credit Transactions Act (FACTA) is a federal statute pertaining to customer credit or debit card receipt information. One of the main purposes of FACTA is to help to fight identify theft. To do so, the central provisions of FACTA… Read More »

Greyhound ADA settlement

Greyhound Lines ADA Class Action Settlement

Greyhound Lines has agreed to settle a lawsuit brought by the U.S. Department of Justice to resolve allegations that the transportation company violated the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). The DOJ claims that Greyhound violated the ADA by not providing accessible transportation… Read More »

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Unum Facing Lawsuit for Denied Disability Claim

A former Northwestern Memorial Healthcare nurse thought she had done everything correctly to satisfy her Unum disability claim when her abdominal pain became so intense she could no longer work in May 2015. Plaintiff Candace C. worked at Northwestern as a clinical… Read More »

TD Bank Penny Arcade class action

Second TD Bank Class Action Filed over Coin-Counting Machines

TD Bank has been hit with a second proposed class action lawsuit alleging its Penny Arcade coin counting machines have been short-changing customers. Plaintiff Regina C. Filannino-Restifo claims that the coin-counting machines TD Bank offers for use by both bank customers and the general… Read More »

Westlake TCPA settlement

Westlake Financial Services TCPA Class Action Settlement

A proposed settlement has been reached in a class action lawsuit alleging Westlake Services LLC d/b/a Westlake Financial Services used an automatic telephone dialing system and/or a prerecorded or artificial voice to call cell phones without the prior express consent of the… Read More »


Home Depot Data Breach Class Action Settlement

The Home Depot Inc. has agreed to settle a class action lawsuit with consumers whose email or payment card information was stolen as a result of a data breach. If you used a credit or debit card at a self-checkout lane in a… Read More »

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Potbelly Class Action Says Sandwich Website is not ADA Compliant

A class action lawsuit accuses Potbelly Sandwich Works LLC, owner of a chain of sandwich restaurants, of not making its website available to blind people, in violation of anti-discrimination laws. “Defendant is denying blind individuals throughout the United States equal access to… Read More »


Fla. Timeshare Violated Debt Collection Laws, Class Action Says

A proposed class action lawsuit was filed last week against a timeshare company as well as a foreclosure company alleging the businesses sent collection notices to individuals that revealed personal information about other alleged debtors, violating debt collection laws. Plaintiffs Peter and… Read More »