U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey News

New Jersey man alleges DoorDash continued to send text messages after he requested it to stop

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | May 10, 2018

NEWARK, N.J. (Legal Newsline) – A Union County, New Jersey consumer alleges that a San Francisco company sent unwanted text messages.

Philips X-tremeVision headlamps do not produce 100 percent more light as advertised, consumer alleges

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Feb 26, 2018

CAMDEN, N.J. (Legal Newsline) – A consumer alleges he paid more for a brand of headlamps for his vehicle that did not produce the amount of light advertised.

Law firm alleges Ciox Health charges copy fees that exceed the maximum limit under law

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Feb 14, 2018

CAMDEN, N.J. (Legal Newsline) – An information management company that provides medical records storage is alleged to have unlawful billing policies.

Waterfront Commission of New York Harbor seeks to halt New Jersey's proposed withdrawal

By Louie Torres | Jan 29, 2018

CAMDEN, N.J. (Legal Newsline) – A bi-state commission between New York and New Jersey is seeking to stop New Jersey from withdrawing from it.

New Jersey company claims Zillow made agreements with brokers to conceal Zestimates

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Jan 26, 2018

CAMDEN, N.J. (Legal Newsline) – A New Jersey limited liability company alleges Zillow conspires with certain real-estate brokers to conceal property estimates.

Consumers claim Navient developed practices to make borrowers stay in debt longer

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Jan 24, 2018

CAMDEN, N.J. (Legal Newsline) – Two New Jersey consumers allege their student loans were fraudulently serviced.

Six Flags seeks dismissal of complaint over account numbers allegedly printed on receipts

By Angela Underwood | Jan 23, 2018

CAMDEN, N.J. (Legal Newsline) – Six Flags Great Adventure is asking the U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey to dismiss a Fair and Accurate Credit Transactions Act (FACTA) complaint against it.

Phoney Lawsuits: Polish immigrant concludes six-figure run by settling 31st lawsuit

By Karen Kidd | Jan 18, 2018

TRENTON, N.J. (Legal Newsline) – The last of a Polish immigrant's 31 Telephone Consumer Protection Act lawsuits, which paid out more than $800,000, has settled, but the need to reform telemarketing regulation continues, a privacy and securities class actions defense lawyer says.

Phoney Lawsuits: So what if it's probably a scheme? Man allowed to pursue more TCPA riches

By John O'Brien | Nov 28, 2017

TRENTON, N.J. (Legal Newsline) - It’s likely that a Polish immigrant is taking advantage of a federal law to score hundreds of thousands of dollars in settlements, but that doesn’t mean he shouldn’t be allowed to.

EPA claims it has spent $6.3 million for clean up of New Jersey property

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Sep 28, 2017

CAMDEN, N.J. (Legal Newsline) – A business operating a site in Gloucester County, New Jersey, and its owners are alleged to be liable for response costs spent by a governmental agency addressing environmental hazards.

Lawsuit: Haynes Furniture Co. Inc. discount prices are exaggerated

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Sep 26, 2017

CAMDEN, N.J. (Legal Newsline) – A New Jersey man alleges that an indoor/outdoor household furnishings business is "defrauding" customers into buying products at fictitious discount prices.

Lawsuit: Quest Diagnostics charges excessive rates for lab tests

By Wadi Reformado | Sep 8, 2017

CAMDEN, N.J. (Legal Newsline) – A lab company based in New Jersey is alleged to have overcharged for tests.

Lyft driver alleges she was underpaid by company, files class action

By Wadi Reformado | Aug 25, 2017

TRENTON, N.J. (Legal Newsline) – A Long Beach, New Jersey, resident alleges she was not properly compensated as a Lyft driver.

Dispute between law firms over fee-sharing agreement transferred to New Jersey court

By Shanice Harris | Jul 20, 2017

NEW ORLEANS (Legal Newsline) – A judge has granted a transfer motion filed by law firm Stull, Stull & Brody in a lawsuit against it filed by The Whitehead Law Firm and Goforth, Lewis & Sanford.

Class action filed over Henkel rebate checks

By Louie Torres | Jul 20, 2017

TRENTON, N.J. (Legal Newsline) — A New Jersey consumer has filed a class action lawsuit against a variety of companies, alleging negligent misrepresentation.

Consumer accuses Diet Works LLC of negligent misrepresentation

By Louie Torres | Jul 19, 2017

A consumer has filed a class action lawsuit against Diet Works LLC, a New Jersey company, citing alleged fraud and negligent misrepresentation.

N.J. judge dismisses lawsuit over J.Crew's receipts

By Kathy Kaye | Jun 27, 2017

CAMDEN, N.J. (Legal Newsline) – A New Jersey federal judge on June 6 dismissed a proposed class action lawsuit against retailer J.Crew was for lack of proof that the plaintiff experienced any concrete harm as a result of J. Crew’s alleged actions.

Phoney Lawsuits: Comcast wants access to 'professional' plaintiff's prior testimony

By John O'Brien | Jun 5, 2017

TRENTON, N.J. (Legal Newsline) - On May 16, attorneys for Comcast asked a federal magistrate judge to force a New Jersey plaintiffs firm to hand over transcripts of depositions given by its client, Jan Konopca. Comcast is a defendant in one of 31 lawsuits filed by Konopca in New Jersey federal court.

Stockholder alleges coal and coke company, board members broke law

By Mike Torres | May 23, 2017

NEWARK, N.J. (Legal Newsline) — A common stockholder has filed a class action lawsuit against a Chinese coal and coke company, alleging violation of federal law.

Environmental group accuses New Jersey city of violations

By Mike Torres | May 15, 2017

NEWARK, N.J. (Legal Newsline) — An environmental group is suing a New Jersey city, alleging violation of state and federal law.

The Record Network