Deceptive Trade Practice

“Negative-Option” Class Action Investigation

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“Negative-Option” Investigation Migliaccio & Rathod LLP is investigating claims by online consumers who are unwittingly charged for products or subscription services through a “negative option feature.” Absent the expressed cancellation of a subscription, inaction on the customer’s part is regarded as compliance and acceptance of the subscription or service fee, under the negative option model. […]

Deceptive Trade Practice

Property Assessed Clean Energy (PACE) Loans Class Action Investigation

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Property Assessed Clean Energy (PACE) Loans Investigation Migliaccio & Rathod LLP is investigating claims by consumers who received inadequate protection and information regarding their Property Assessed Clean Energy (PACE) loans. These loans are authorized by governments but are largely administered and funded by private lenders, like independent solar, plumbing, and roofing contractors, who promote the loans and […]

Deceptive Trade Practice

Deferred-Interest Loan Promotion Class Action Investigation

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Deferred-Interest Loan Promotion Investigation Migliaccio & Rathod LLP is investigating claims of consumers who were unaware of the conditions behind deferred interest loans. Many consumers are lured in by the appeal of the deferred interest loan, because of the “no interest” or “0% interest” for the promotional period. Deferred Interest loans are often provided by […]

Deceptive Trade Practice

Solar Panel Renewable Energy Certificate Class Action Investigation

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Solar Panel Renewable Energy Certificate Investigation Migliaccio and Rathod LLP is investigating claims that involve consumers who leased solar panels through a power purchase agreement. Many consumers choose to purchase or lease solar panels with the goal of being more environmentally friendly. In many states, using rooftop solar panels will earn the user a Renewable […]

False Advertising

Topical Steroid Addiction and Withdrawal Investigation

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UPDATE (8/28/2018): This investigation is currently closed. Topical Steroid Addiction and Topical Steroid Withdrawal Investigation Topical steroids are typically prescribed by doctors to treat skin inflammation from diseases like atopic dermatitis (eczema) and other diseases involving the inflammation of the skin. If used for too long, however, the body becomes dependent or addicted to topical […]

Insurance

Roundpoint Forced Place Insurance Investigation

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What is Force-Placed Insurance?Force-Placed Insurance is a practice through which financial services companies (banks, lenders, and loan servicers) force a borrower to maintain insurance on the borrower’s residence. Most mortgages require the maintenance of a homeowners insurance, flood insurance, or wind insurance policy on the residence subject to the mortgage. If the insurance policy lapses […]

False Advertising

Sig Sauer P320 Class Action Investigation

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Sig Sauer P320 Class Action Investigation Purchasers of the Sig Sauer P320 striker-fired pistol are reporting that Sig Sauer made promises regarding conversion kits for the pistol that have proven to be untrue. Specifically, Sig Sauer promised “unprecedented modularity” with the P320 that would allow users to switch between 9mm, .357, .40 and .45 caliber […]

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Logitech Harmony Remote Class Action Investigation

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Logitech Announces Plan to Disable Harmony Link Remote Migliaccio & Rathod LLP is investigating claims that Logitech will be essentially disabling its popular Harmony Link remote system on March 16, 2018. The Harmony Link remote system is a popular cloud based hockey-puck sized device that allows consumers to control home electronics like televisions and home theater […]

Product Defect

HTC Bolt Screen Defect Class Action

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On March 20, 2018, our attorneys filed a consumer class action lawsuit on behalf of two California residents against HTC Corporation and HTC America, Inc., alleging that the HTC Bolt contains a widespread defect that causes the phones to overheat and perform sluggishly before ultimately losing the ability to display content on the screen.  Did […]