Latest Lawsuit News
The lawsuits below have recently been covered on Top Class Actions, Top Drug Lawsuits, or Top Mass Torts.
Kohl’s ZIP Code Class Action Settlement Gets Final OK – Final approval has been given to a class action settlement between Kohl’s Corp. and consumers who claim the retailer asked for their ZIP codes during credit card transactions in violation of state law.
Federal Judge Trims Annuity Fraud Allegations against ING – A California federal judge dismissed several claims from a class action lawsuit against ING USA Annuity and Life Insurance Co. that accuses the company of selling life insurance contracts to senior citizens that did not pay out as promised.
Samsung Agrees to $33M CRT Price-Fixing Class Action Settlement – Samsung agrees to pay $33 million to settle class action lawsuit allegations that it engaged in a global price-fixing scheme to fix and raise the prices of cathode ray tube (CRT) products. If you purchased a computer monitor or TV between 1995 and 2007, you are likely covered by this proposed class action settlement.
Playmate Allegedly Dies from SJS Complication – Stevens Johnson Syndrome complications are believed to have led to the death on Feb. 11 of Karen Morton, Playboy’s Playmate of the Year in 1978.
Tom’s Toothpaste Isn’t ‘All-Natural,’ Class Action Lawsuit Claims – A class action lawsuit accuses natural personal care product maker Tom’s of Maine Inc. of tricking consumers into buying its “natural” toothpaste, which allegedly contains highly processed chemicals.
Ovarian Cancer Concern Linked to Johnson’s Baby Powder – Johnson & Johnson may be facing product liability lawsuits from women across the country over allegations that talcum powder, such as Johnson’ Baby Powder, can cause ovarian cancer.
Google Hit with Class Action Over In-App Game Currency Targeting Kids – Class action lawsuit says Google exploits children by enticing them to make in-app purchases of game currency on Android devices without parental consent, allowing them to rack up charges. A $32.5 million class action settlement was reached with Apple over similar allegations in early 2013.
Mirena IUD Linked to Numerous Adverse Side Effects – Thousands of Mirena IUD lawsuit have cited similar allegations, including that the birth control device is prone to moving out of place and causing complications like ectopic pregnancies, infertility, organ perforation, and more.
Payless ShoeSource Wage and Hour Class Action Settlement – PaylessShoeSource Inc. has agreed to a $5 million class action settlement over allegations it failed to pay certain employees for all hours they worked, and failed to provide lawful meal and rest breaks.
Combating Spam Text Messages with the TCPA– All across America, consumers contend with the constant annoyance of spam text messages that violate the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA). Legal experts encourage the public to be aware of their legal rights, and to learn how they can take legal action against a company who may be violating the TCPA.
The class action settlements below are ending soon. Make sure to submit your claim NOW so you don’t miss out.
Ticketmaster, TicketsNow Class Action – Closes 3/19/14
eBay Featured Plus Class Action– Closes 3/20/14
Bank of America TCPA Class Action – Closes 3/21/14
Sprint Surcharge Class Action– Closes 3/24/14
Emergen-C Class Action– Closes 3/27/14
Aetna Out-of-Network Provider Class Action – Closes 3/28/14
AvMed Data Breach Class Action – Closes 3/31/14 (ESTIMATED)
Bayer Cipro Class Action– Closes 3/31/14
MINI Cooper Class Action – Closes 4/2/14
Mario Badescu Skin Cream Class Action – Closes 4/7/14
Lifetime Basketball Products Class Action – Closes 4/8/14
Duracell Ultra Batteries Class Action– Closes 4/10/14
Honda Engine Misfire Class Action– Closes 4/10/14
Palm Beach Mall Text Message Class Action – Closes 4/12/14
LifeHouse Assisted Living Class Action – Closes 4/16/14
Intellicorp Background Check Class Action – Closes 4/21/14
Live Nation Ticket Fee Class Action– Closes 4/30/14
MoGreet Text Spam Class Action (more than 20 different retailers included) – Closes 5/4/14
Payless ShoeSource Wage & Hour Class Action – Closes 5/5/14
Popchips Class Action – Closes 7/7/14
Suave Keratin Infusion Smoothing Kit Class Action – Closes 9/25/14
Update from the President and CEO of Top Class Actions
My girls continue to grow and it’s amazing how tall they’re getting. No surprise, since I’m a big guy, but still amazing. Just like they’re getting better and better every day as a father I have to continue to improve. I have to remember to appreciate every moment with my girls. They’re growing so fast that soon they won’t want me to carry them to bed or lift them up to the sky when I pick them up from school. I started thinking about this last week when Sydney, my 5.5 year old, asked me to carry her back upstairs to her room for bed. I’d already done it once, and I was tired after a long day, so I told her “no honey, not again, I’m wiped out!” She was only halfway up the stairs when I started to feel guilty so I rectified the situation by chasing her upstairs as the tickle monster. That’s always a hit!
After Sydney was back in bed I kept thinking about it and now I’m making it a point to always pick them up, hug them or carry them when asked. My guess is I only have 4 or 5 years left before they’re “too big” or “mature” for it. I’ve got to soak it all in while I can (and as long as my back can handle it!)
That’s what’s happening in the Hardy home. Here’s what’s happening around Top Class Actions:
- LG, Sears Washer Defect Class Action Lawsuit Dismissed
- Text Messaging Co.’s Reach $3M TCPA Class Action Settlement
- Aetna Nixes $120M Out-of-Network Provider Class Action Settlement
- Closer Look at Overtime and Wage and Hour Violations
- Ford Cracked Tailgate Class Action Lawsuit Trimmed
- Navigating Through Confusing Federal Laws on Elder Abuse
- GEICO Class Action Lawsuit Targets Accident Reporting Practices
- Pradaxa Lawsuits Now Targeting Researchers Alongside Manufacturers
- Minors Oppose Motion to Dismiss in Nickelodeon Tracking MDL
- Zithromax Linked to Life-Threatening Side Effects
President and CEO of TopClassActions.com
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