Consumer Protection

Savage x Fenty Deceptive Marketing Investigation

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Migliaccio & Rathod LLP is currently investigating Savage x Fenty for its use of deceptive marketing techniques that includes negative-option offers. When terms and conditions are made clear to the consumer, they could find themselves renewing products they otherwise thought were free to try, without opting into a subscription. The negative-option model sees consumers taking […]

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MGM Resorts Data Breach Investigation

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Migliaccio & Rathod LLP is currently investigating a data breach that affected approximately 10.7 million hotel guests. MGM realized a breach had occurred when it discovered unauthorized access to a cloud server. Affected guest information includes full names, phone numbers, addresses, emails, and dates of birth. Though the breach occurred last Summer 2018, accessed information […]

Consumer Protection

Are You a D.C. Tenant with Ongoing Bed Bug or Roach Issues? We May Be Able to Help.

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Migliaccio & Rathod is currently investigating complaints from D.C. renters concerning bed bugs, roaches, pests, and basic habitability issues. There are several reports from tenants across several property management companies in the District, including UIP Property Management, the BARAC Company, and Borger Management (Cambridge Apartments and others) (for example, see here: https://tinyurl.com/wrq6kkb). For years now, […]

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Pharmacy Chain Prescription Error

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Migliaccio & Rathod LLP is currently investigating pharmacy chains such as CVS Health and Walgreens Co. for endangerment of patient safety due to systemic understaffing and unreasonable performance metrics. Pharmacy chains dispense approximately 70% of prescriptions nationwide, with billions filled each year. Yet overworked pharmacists fear their chaotic work conditions expose patients to the possibility […]

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Are You a D.C. Tenant with Ongoing Mold Issues? We May Be Able to Help

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Migliaccio & Rathod LLP is currently investigating complaints from D.C. tenants about mold in their rental units. There are several reports on this issue across several property management companies in the District, for example Borger Management (see here: https://tinyurl.com/wjyov38). For years now, tenants, advocates, and journalists have been documenting failures at the D.C. Department Consumer […]

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Navy Federal Credit Union Vehicle Repossession Investigation

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Migliaccio & Rathod LLP is currently investigating Navy Federal Credit Union (NFCU) for violating District of Columbia law in their vehicle repossession practices. Consumers allege NFCU, following repossession, fails to provide proper notification as to the storage location of the vehicle in question, or the amount required to redeem the vehicle. Interim storage, prior to […]