PNC Overdraft Class Action Settlement Refunds Go Out

Some PNC Bank customers saw a little extra money in their accounts Friday thanks to a nearly two-year old class action settlement over improper overdraft fees that’s finally paying out. Former PNC Bank customers who no longer have an open account will… Read More »

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Bayer Motions to Dismiss 450 Mirena IUD Lawsuits

Bayer Healthcare Pharmaceuticals filed a motion last week to dismiss close to 450 Mirena IUD lawsuits on the grounds that the cases exceed the applicable statute of limitations. The request came as the U.S. District Judge overseeing the litigation in White Plains,… Read More »

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BofA Pays Record $772M Settlement over Illegal Credit Card Practices

Bank of America is paying $772 million in refunds and fines to settle government accusations that it misled roughly 1.4 million customers into purchasing additional credit card services and illegally charged approximately 1.9 million consumers for credit monitoring and reporting service they… Read More »

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Pradaxa Manufacturer Forced to Pay Some Lawsuit Costs

German pharmaceutical giant Boehringer Ingelheim, the maker of the blood thinning medication Pradaxa, is being forced by a federal judge to pay some of the plaintiffs’ attorneys’ fees, including for office space in Amsterdam being used during the litigation process of thousands… Read More »

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Ark. AG Asks Court to Reconsider $1.2B Risperdal Settlement

Arkansas Attorney General Dustin McDaniel asked the state Supreme Court to reconsider its decision to overturn a $1.2 billion Risperdal settlement against Johnson & Johnson, arguing that it “does significant harm to the state and its citizens.” The high court’s 4-3 decision… Read More »

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Medtronic Hit With Infuse Bone Graft Lawsuits

Medical device manufacturer Medtronic Inc. has been facing a growing number of Infuse Bone Graft lawsuits alleging that the spinal surgery bone graft is causing debilitating and permanent injuries. Medtronic Infuse patients are also accusing the product maker of intentionally concealing information… Read More »

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Phoenix Resort Fees Under Class Action Lawsuit Investigation

Many people might not count Phoenix as a premier vacation destination. But the city is actually a hub of resorts, culture and attractions that rivals more familiar vacation spots. However, Phoenix’s status as a vacation destination has tangled the city in a… Read More »

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Compass Health to Pay $1.1M in Overtime Class Action Settlement

Compass Health, a hospital company based in Grover Beach, Calif., will pay $1.1 million in damages in a class action settlement over its labor practices, including asking employees to work overtime hours without appropriate pay. The U.S. District Court for the Central… Read More »

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