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FTC Announces Tax Club Refund

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) is now offering refunds to consumers who were members of Tax Club, a company that falsely advertised services would help individuals’ home businesses succeed. Qualifying consumers will have until Oct. 30, 2015, to file a claim in… Read More »

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Victoria’s Secret Hit With On-Call Scheduling Lawsuit

A California worker filed a lawsuit against Victoria's Secret over the retailer's practice of having employees be "on call" for shifts for which they wait by the phone to see if they'll be needed to work. Plaintiff Mayra C. says her employer,... Read More »

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Lennox Evaporator Coil Class Action Settlement

Lennox Industries Inc. has agreed to settle a class action lawsuit alleging it manufactured and sold defective evaporator coils. If you purchased at least one uncoated copper tube Lennox Aire-Flo, Armstrong Air, AirEase, Concord or Ducane brand evaporator coil, you could be... Read More »


Syngenta Still Under Fire For Rejected Viptera GMO Corn

Hundreds of Syngenta GMO corn lawsuits have been filed nationwide claiming Syngenta knew, or should have known, that its genetically modified Viptera corn seed (Agrisure Viptera or MIR162) and Duracade corn seed would contaminate U.S. corn shipments and prevent the corn from... Read More »

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Facebook Hit With Class Action Lawsuit Over ‘Face Print’ Collection

The social network giant Facebook faces a putative $5 million class action lawsuit over allegations that the company violated Illinois’ biometric privacy law by allowing their photo-tagging feature to create and store facial templates of non-users within the state. Lead plaintiff Frederick… Read More »

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Birth Control Lawsuits Allege False Brain Tumors

Psuedotumor cerebri, which means “false brain tumor", has been linked to birth control pills and birth control implants, and is not the subject of lawsuits. Many people suffering from pseudotumor cerebri have begun to file false brain tumor lawsuits against birth control... Read More »

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Power Morcellator Poses Uterine Cancer Risks to Women

Many women undergo gynecological surgeries for a variety of health reasons. Some common gynecological surgeries performed on women include: myomectomy (removal of fibroids) hysterectomy (removal of the uterus) oophorectomy (removal of the ovaries) salpingectomy (removal of fallopian tubes) However, according to recent... Read More »


Factory Outlet Stores Hit With Class Actions Over Deceptive Prices

Factory outlet stores have been facing deceptive pricing lawsuits across the United States particularly in California. These outlet store class action lawsuits allege that various clothing companies engaged in deceptive marketing practices at retail outlet and factory store locations by printing fake... Read More »


Hoover’s Faces Class Action Lawsuit For Unwanted Cell Phone Calls

Hoover's Inc. is facing a class action lawsuit alleging the company placed unsolicited phone calls to consumers without their consent. Plaintiff Ann Fox, a California resident, has filed the TCPA lawsuit against Hoover’s, which is a Dun and Bradstreet subsidiary. Ann claims that... Read More »

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Heart Failure Warning Recommended for Onglyza Label

In the spring, an FDA advisory committee recommended adding a warning about heart failure to the label of the popular diabetes medication Onglyza. Manufactured by AstraZeneca PLC, Onglyza has been in use since the FDA first approved it in July 2009. The agency's... Read More »