Deceptive Trade Practice

Evalectric Straightening Iron Investigation

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Migliaccio & Rathod LLP is currently investigating Evalectric for selling low-quality hair straightening irons via mall kiosks, and then denying customers a refund. Consumers allege that Evalectric salesmen offer to demonstrate use of the straightening iron at a mall kiosk, often with great results. However, after purchase, customers find the product to bear little resemblance […]

Product Defect

Xbox One Controller Stick Drift Investigation

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Migliaccio & Rathod LLP is currently investigating the Xbox One for repeated claims of “stick drift” issues with console controllers. “Stick drift” occurs when a controller joystick’s idle position dramatically shifts, to the extent that the controller registers joystick movement when there is none. This causes major difficulties in standard use of the Xbox One […]

Deceptive Trade Practice

Overheating Google Chromecast Ultra Investigation

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Migliaccio & Rathod LLP is currently investigating the Google Chromecast Ultra for reported overheating issues. The Chromecast Ultra is a streaming device capable of video playback up to 4K resolution. It is a required device in order to use Google’s newest game streaming service, Google Stadia. Google’s support website acknowledges that the Chromecast Ultra may […]

Deceptive Trade Practice

2020 Kia Telluride and 2020 Hyundai Palisade Defective Windshield Investigation

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Migliaccio & Rathod LLP is currently investigating the 2020 Kia Telluride and its sister vehicle, the 2020 Hyundai Palisade, for defective windshields that are easily prone to cracking. Multiple owners on the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s website and various Kia and Hyundai forums report windshields that crack very easily after being hit by small […]

Product Defect

iPhone 6s Fire Investigation

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Migliaccio & Rathod LLP is currently investigating the iPhone 6s for fire risks resulting from an overheated battery. A news report out of Victor, NY highlights the latest incident of an iPhone 6s catching fire while in the back pocket of a 13-year old girl. The phone burned a hole through her jeans and inflicted […]

Product Defect

GM Defective Transmission Investigation

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Migliaccio & Rathod LLP is currently investigating GM vehicles equipped with a rear-wheel drive transmission that was co-developed with Ford. The Ford variant, a ten-speed transmission called the 10R80 found in the 2018 Ford F-150, is the subject of a lawsuit for exhibiting “harsh shifting, jerking, hesitation and slipped gears” that raise safety concerns. Issues […]