Hop-On, Hop Off NYC Bus Tour Class Action Settlement

Coach USA Inc., International Bus Services, CitySights LLC and City Sights Twin LLC have reached a class action settlement over allegations they conspired to form a joint venture called Twin America which allowed them to fix the prices and reduce competition for... Read More »

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Bayer and J&J May Soon Face Xarelto Class Action Lawsuits

Bayer Pharmaceuticals and Johnson & Johnson may soon face Xarelto class action lawsuits as more and more reports catalog a high number of patients allegedly suffering from uncontrollable bleeding after consuming the anticoagulant drug. Xarelto is a “direct thrombin inhibitor,” a member… Read More »

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Consumer Bureau Sues Law Firm over Automated Debt Collection Lawsuits

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau has sued a Georgia-based law firm, alleging it utilizes automated technology to file debt collection lawsuits against thousands of Georgia consumers. The CFPB is a federal agency charged with regulating consumer-financial products and services under the Fair… Read More »

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Ill. Woman Says Lipitor Caused Type-2 Diabetes

Lipitor has a history of causing type-2 diabetes in women, an unfortunate side effect that led an Illinois woman to join the ranks of hundreds who have filed Lipitor diabetes lawsuits against Pfizer Inc. Illinois plaintiff Gail Bennett was prescribed Lipitor by… Read More »

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Unum Lawsuit Alleges Bad Faith Insurance Denial

Unum is facing another wrongful disability insurance claim denial lawsuit, alleging the insurance company acted in bad faith, violating the law. The Unum lawsuit was filed by Dr. Robert Warner, alleging that Warner was disabled and unable to continuing working as a… Read More »

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HSBC Bank Force-Placed Insurance Class Action Settlement

A settlement has been reached in a class action lawsuit alleging HSBC Bank USA NA and others forced hazard insurance on homeowners. If you were charged for lender-placed insurance by HSBC Bank and/or its affiliates, you could be eligible for benefits from... Read More »

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Popular Drug Zithromax Linked to Heart Problems, SJS

Zithromax (Azithromycin) is a pharmacological blockbuster. The drug routinely brings in billions in revenue, due to the its efficacy against a wide variety of bacterial infections. However, the drug does carry the risk of two major complications: heart problems and autoimmune reactions…. Read More »

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Taco Bell Ruling Faults Franchises For TCPA Violations

A new ruling from the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals has changed some of the rules for the enforcement of the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA), saying that in the cases of franchise business, like fast food restaurants, the parent company may… Read More »

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GM Announces Vehicle Recall for Seat Belt Defect

Troubles continue to mount for General Motors (as it recalls almost 30,000 Saab 9-3 convertibles in the United States for a seat belt safety defect. This defect was seen in previous sedan models that were recalled between 2000 and 2010. The automatic… Read More »

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Johns Hopkins Settles Dr. Nikita Levy Class Action Lawsuit

A $190 million class action settlement between Johns Hopkins Hospital and a class of women who were allegedly photographed or videotaped during an examination by gynecologist Dr. Nikita Levy received preliminary approval on Monday. The Johns Hopkins class action lawsuit alleges that… Read More »

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