Jeep Ignition Switch Issues Lead to Class Action Lawsuit

Chrysler Group LLC was named in a Jeep defective ignition switch class action lawsuit filed on Monday in a California federal court. The class action lawsuit alleges that Chrysler willfully concealed a defect in older Jeep models ignition switches from their consumers…. Read More »


Unum Bad Faith Lawsuit Alleges Wrongful Claim Denial

Unum Life Insurance Company of America was hit with a new Unum bad faith lawsuit has been filed by a policyholder, alleging that the insurance company has denied a legitimate insurance claim. This new Unum bad faith lawsuit was filed by Melissa… Read More »


Over 40 GM Ignition Switch Lawsuits Move to MDL

Multiple GM ignition switch lawsuits against General Motors have been transferred to a GM multidistrict litigation (MDL) due to the similar nature of the allegations. Each of the complaints allege that several of GM’s vehicle models had defective key systems, but had… Read More »


Amazon Wants Prime Shipping Class Action Lawsuit Dismissed Inc. filed a motion last week to dismiss a proposed class action lawsuit accusing the online retailer of encouraging Amazon Prime vendors to tack on hidden shipping fees, arguing that the plaintiffs lack standing to sue. The Amazon Prime shipping class… Read More »


Judge Rejects Walgreens’ Argument in Ear Drops Lawsuit

Walgreen Co.’s argument to sever claims in the class action lawsuit accusing the drugstore of selling diluted, ineffective, homeopathic ear drops was rejected by a California judge last week. In December 2013, lead plaintiffs Danielle Demison and Teri Spano filed a class… Read More »


Lawyers Argue NCAA Settlement Differs From Other Case

A federal judge’s decision to conditionally approve an NCAA student athlete licensing class action lawsuit settlement may raise more questions than answers regarding a similar lawsuit. Both cases revolve around the use of player likenesses in video games and on television for… Read More »