Product Defect

Hyundai and Kia Engine Failure Investigation

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Engine Knock in Hyundai and Kia Vehicles may Indicate Premature Failure Migliaccio & Rathod LLP is investigating potential claims involving Hyundai and Kia vehicles with 1.8-liter, 2.0-liter and 2.4-liter engines that were manufactured between 2010 and 2017. A potential defect affecting these vehicles may cause premature engine failure, safety risks due to loss of engine […]

Product Defect

“Chevy Shake” Class Action Investigation

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Migliaccio & Rathod LLP is investigating claims of vibrating cabins on 2014 and newer Chevrolet, GMC, and Cadillac vehicles. Affected are half-ton pickup trucks and full-size SUVs that shake at highway speeds and produce loud noises in the cabin. The K2XX platform underpins GM’s latest generation of full-size pickups and SUVs, subjecting a fleet of vehicles […]

Product Defect

2012-2016 Kia Soul Class Action Investigation

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Kia Soul Class Action Investigation Migliaccio & Rathod LLP is investigating potential claims arising from headlight failures on 2012-2016 Kia Soul models.  Drivers report headlights that flicker and fail, either when moving or when stationary, on the road and on the highway. Possible reasons for the headlight failures include overheated wiring and a faulty connection […]

Deceptive Trade Practice

Resort Fees Class Action Investigation

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Resort Fees Investigation Migliaccio & Rathod LLP is investigating claims by consumers who were unaware of hotel resort fees when making their online reservation. Resort fees, which cover the cost of hotel facilities and services, are sometimes charged apart from a room’s total price and can be poorly disclosed, appearing either on the reservation’s fine […]

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 (9/5/2019): This investigation is closed and we are not pursuing any action on this matter. 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, […]