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

MacBook Pro Defective Display Investigation

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Migliaccio & Rathod LLP is currently investigating 2016-Present MacBook Pro models with the touchbar for defective screens that display a “stage lighting” effect. Owners have contended that the problem is caused by premature wear and tear on the computer’s ribbon cables that connect the display to a display controller board. Because the cables are part […]

Product Defect

Victory for Surface Pro 4 Owners!

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**UPDATE** Microsoft Creates A Replacement Program for Surface Pro 4 Owners On May 11, 2018, Microsoft announced a replacement program for owners of the Surface Pro 4 who are affected by the flickering screen issue. This comes as a response to the growing number of Surface Pro 4 owners whose devices failed soon after their […]

Product Defect

Apple Laptop Keyboard Defect Investigation

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Migliaccio & Rathod LLP is investigating allegations of potentially costly premature keyboard failures in Apple MacBook and MacBook Pro laptops. In 2015, Apple released a new laptop keyboard design. Using butterfly switches instead of traditional scissor switches, the new design was thinner, allowing Apple to reduce the overall thickness of its laptops. But consumers report […]

Product Defect

Microsoft Surface Pro 4 Class Action Investigation

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**UPDATE** Microsoft Creates a Replacement Program for Surface Pro 4 Owners. We are no longer pursuing action related to this defect. We are thrilled to announce that Microsoft has heeded our collective call to do right and agreed to a replacement program for Surface Pro 4 devices that experience screen flickering.  The replacement program can […]

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

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 […]