Paul Tassin is the Managing Editor at Top Class Actions. He has written about consumer issues related to data security, antitrust violations, medical devices, pharmaceutical products, and false and misleading advertising. Before joining TCA in 2015, he adjudicated veterans' benefits claims for the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs. He attended Loyola University New Orleans and the University of Oregon School of Law.
Verde Energy has been overcharging Illinois utility customers in what amounts to a bait-and-switch scheme, according to a new class action. According to plaintiff Tracey Mercado, defendant Verde… Read More
The Federal Trade Commission recently announced distribution of FTC refunds from three different consumer rights enforcement actions. One action has resulted in more than $437,000 in FTC refunds… Read More
Massachusetts debtors can now get benefits from a $1.5 million class action settlement with First Resolution Investment Corporation. The settlement offers benefits for Massachusetts residents who were subject… Read More
A New York woman says Kibbles ‘n Bits dog food contains dangerous pentobarbital, echoing similar claims recently filed over other dog food brands. According to plaintiff Rosemarie Schirripa,… Read More
The massive litigation over Syngenta genetically modified corn has resulted in a $1.5 billion settlement resolving all but a few plaintiffs’ claims. Plaintiffs submitted the proposed settlement for… Read More
A $6.25 million settlement will benefit persons who received unsolicited advertising text messages sent by ExactTarget on behalf of Simply Fashion. This ExactTarget spam text class action settlement… Read More