Though e-cigarettes are being marketed as a safer alternative to tobacco smoking, design flaws in the products can cause severe injuries or even kill their users, an attorney representing several plaintiffs in personal-injury cases said.
TAMPA, Fla. (Legal Newsline) – The Federal Trade Commission is suing two firms selling weight-loss products over claims they allegedly sent unsolicited emails that spoofed the recipients’ contact lists and then directed them to fake news websites.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (Legal Newsline) – A California man is suing an online vendor of computer training courses, alleging it automatically renewed his subscription to the service without his authorization.
BOSTON (Legal Newsline) – Two New England consumers are suing the nation’s largest installer of residential solar energy systems, alleging the defendant made numerous, unsolicited telemarketing calls to consumers.
SAN FRANCISCO (Legal Newsline) – A California man is suing database software maker Oracle and its corporate officers over claims it falsified statements about the company’s performance in an alleged attempt to boost its stock price.