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Patient blames St. Jude for allegedly defective implant

Wadi Reformado Sep. 29, 2016, 2:54pm

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) — An Illinois patient is suing health care providers, alleging their negligence caused the plaintiff to be implanted with a defective device. 

Stockholder alleges energy company, board violated federal law

Wadi Reformado Sep. 29, 2016, 2:52pm

PHOENIX (Legal Newsline) — A Tennessee stockholder is suing an energy company and its board, alleging negligent misrepresentation and violation of federal law.

Stockholder accuses Utah corporation of violating federal law

Wadi Reformado Sep. 23, 2016, 9:30am

SALT LAKE CITY (Legal Newsline) — A stockholder is suing a Utah corporation, alleging negligent misrepresentation and violation of federal law.

California couple accuse Whirlpool of product liability

Wadi Reformado Sep. 23, 2016, 9:28am

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) — A California couple are suing Whirlpool, alleging it sold defective products to consumers.

Consumers claim Nissan sells defective vehicles

Wadi Reformado Sep. 15, 2016, 10:18am

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) — Two consumers have filed a class action lawsuit against a vehicle manufacturer for alleged breach of warranty and fraud due to a defective timing chain tensioning system that purportedly fails prematurely.

Medical Financial Solutions allegedly used deceptive means to collect payment

Wadi Reformado Sep. 14, 2016, 10:23am

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (Legal Newsline) — A consumer has filed a class action lawsuit against a debt collector for allegedly employing deceptive means to collect payment. 

Herr Foods Inc. accused of allegedly falsifying its products' ingredient list

Wadi Reformado Sep. 14, 2016, 10:22am

NEW YORK (Legal Newsline) — A consumer has filed a class action lawsuit against a food manufacturer for alleged fraud and product liability, claiming that its snack products list a preservative when the company advertises it does not.

Facebook's user requirements allegedly violate New Jersey's truth-in-consumer act

Wadi Reformado Sep. 14, 2016, 10:21am

NEWARK, N.J. (Legal Newsline) — An individual has filed a class action lawsuit against a social media platform, alleging it violates the New Jersey Truth-in-Consumer, Contract Warranty and Notice Act.

Time Inc., others allegedly deceived consumers into agreeing to automatic renewal subscriptions

Wadi Reformado Sep. 14, 2016, 10:18am

SAN DIEGO (Legal Newsline) — Consumers have filed a class action lawsuit against a magazine subscription program provider after the provider allegedly renewed subscriptions automatically without permission.

Class action against Samsung claims defective washers 'explode' during spin cycle

Wadi Reformado Sep. 2, 2016, 7:16pm

NEWARK, N.J. (Legal Newsline) – Three women have filed a class action suit against a South Korea company alleging that it manufactures and distributes washing machines that are defective in nature and explode during normal use.

U.S. Postal Service accuses City of Berkeley of property interference

Wadi Reformado Aug. 31, 2016, 2:33pm

SAN FRANCISCO (Legal Newsline) — The U.S. Postal Service is suing the City of Berkeley, alleging interference with an an attempt to dispose of the plaintiff's property.

Calif. woman files class action against Pepsi over Izze sodas

Wadi Reformado Aug. 30, 2016, 2:43pm

NEW YORK (Legal Newsline) — A California woman is suing PepsiCo, alleging false claims that a soda did not contain preservatives.

New Jersey consumer accuses Shinola of false advertising

Wadi Reformado Aug. 29, 2016, 1:54pm

NEW YORK (Legal Newsline) — A New Jersey woman is suing a watch company, alleging false advertising over where the watches were made. 

Customer accuses retail store of false advertising

Wadi Reformado Aug. 26, 2016, 2:32pm

SAN FRANCISCO (Legal Newsline) — An El Dorado County woman is suing a retail store, alleging false advertising of shoes. 

Stockholder alleges company, board violated federal law

Wadi Reformado Aug. 23, 2016, 1:12pm

SALT LAKE CITY (Legal Newsline) — A shareholder is suing a company and its board, alleging they provided misleading information to public stockholders regarding the sale of the company. 

Consumers allege corporations violated Washington gambling laws

Wadi Reformado Aug. 22, 2016, 3:01pm

SEATTLE (Legal Newsline) — A group of more than 30 consumers is suing multiple companies, alleging violation of Washington state and federal gambling laws.

Customer accuses Illinois business of false advertising

Wadi Reformado Aug. 19, 2016, 3:27pm

CHICAGO (Legal Newsline) — A Pennsylvania man is suing an Illinois business, alleging false claims on the size of a storage shed. 

Dish Network alleges Tribune Broadcasting aired defamatory content

Wadi Reformado Aug. 17, 2016, 11:13pm

DENVER — A Colorado company has filed suit against Tribune Broadcasting Co. LLC, claiming that the broadcasting company allegedly made defamatory content about the plaintiff and broadcast it via its channels and various websites.

Individual alleges violation of Freedom of Information Act against federal agency

Wadi Reformado Aug. 17, 2016, 11:06pm

WASHINGTON (Legal Newsline) — An individual is suing the United States Office of Special Counsel, claiming the agency violated the Freedom of Information Act when the plaintiff requested documents that were withheld from him by the defendant.

Consumer accuses tobacco company of false claims

Wadi Reformado Aug. 17, 2016, 1:14pm

SAN DIEGO (Legal Newsline) — A San Diego man is suing a tobacco company, alleging false advertising regarding the amount of nicotine in its products.