FG Life/OM Financial Life Insurance Class Action Settlement

A California Court has preliminarily approved a class action lawsuit settlement with Fidelity and Guaranty Life Insurance Company (“FG Life”), formerly known as OM Financial Life Insurance Company (“OM Financial”), over claims it deceptively sold and marketed life insurance policies. If you... Read More »


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 »


SJS Lawsuit Allowed to Proceed Over Missing Warning

One of the major problems for Stevens Johnson Syndrome lawsuits has been which defendants to name. After all, the Supreme Court has ruled that generic drug makers cannot be held liable for allegedly defective drugs because they have no control over the… Read More »


Lipitor Diabetes Lawsuit Alleges Pfizer Concealed Risks

A new Lipitor diabetes lawsuit has joined the legal action over the allegations that Lipitor can cause type-2 diabetes, particularly in women. The latest Lipitor diabetes lawsuit was filed by plaintiff Linda Edwards of Georgia, and makes similar claims to the hundreds… 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 »


Zithromax Can Increase Heart Attack Risk in Pneumonia Patients

Azithromycin, sold as Zithromax or “Z-Pak,” is prescribed to treat bacterial infections such as bronchitis, pneumonia, or ear infections. With only a five day cycle versus the usual 10, it’s one of largest selling pharmaceuticals in the U.S. But it also comes… Read More »


Amazon Wants Prime Shipping Class Action Lawsuit Dismissed

Amazon.com 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 »