Consumer Protection

Frank Ocean Storefront blonded.co Fraud

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Migliaccio & Rathod LLP is currently investigating Frank Ocean-owned online store, blonded.co, for repeatedly failing to fulfill customer orders. Shoppers have been waiting months for their orders, which include clothing items and vinyl records, and have received little communication from the storefront. Comments on a subreddit post dedicated to the issue indicate that some have […]

Product Defect

Tesla Touch Screen Failure Investigation

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Migliaccio & Rathod LLP is currently investigating Tesla, Inc. over reports that the large touch screens prominently featured in their vehicles’ design and functionality may be prone to premature failure. Touch screen failure means the loss of rearview camera functionality, thus reducing visibility. Other features that require touch screen functionality include navigation, infotainment, and web […]

Consumer Protection

Harris Jewelry Credit Scheme Investigation

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Migliaccio & Rathod LLP is currently investigating Harris Jewelry (also known as Harris Originals) for deceptively promoting and unlawfully operating a credit service called “the Harris Program.” Harris Jewelry operates stores near military installations and primarily caters to active duty servicemembers, with in-store merchandise matched to the local branch. Harris employees use this merchandise as […]

Product Defect

Samsung Blu-Ray Player Reboot Loop Investigation

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Migliaccio & Rathod LLP is currently investigating Samsung for a “reboot loop” error that has manifested in many of its Blu-Ray players, rendering the devices inoperable. On Thursday, June 18th, many users began to report issues with their Samsung Blu-Ray players on various websites, including the official Samsung Support forum. Although the exact nature of […]

Deceptive Trade Practice

Madison Seating Damaged Items Investigation

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Migliaccio & Rathod LLP is currently investigating Madison Seating for deceptively marketing used and damaged items as “open box” and failing to accommodate dissatisfied customers. Firstly, consumers allege that Madison Seating fails to adequately display discounted items’ status as “open box” when applicable. They allege only small-print displays that customers could easily miss. Moreover, many […]

Deceptive Trade Practice

Sprint/T-Mobile 5G Integration Investigation

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Migliaccio & Rathod LLP is currently investigating T-Mobile & Sprint due to reports that, once the two recently-merged mobile network carriers integrate their cellular infrastructure, owners of all 5G-capable Sprint phones (excepting the Samsung Galaxy S20) will be unable to access the T-Mobile 5G network unless they upgrade their device. Although the merger will facilitate […]

Civil Rights

Against All Odds: LGBTQIA+ Victory

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Last week, the Supreme Court affirmed through its examination of an act written in 1964, that LGBT employees are indeed protected from workplace discrimination. The decision in Bostock v. Clayton County marks an important step toward the ideal behind the phrase “Justice for All” and extends to another marginalized group workplace protections previously unprovided. Put […]

Product Defect

Google Pixel Buds (2nd Gen) Bluetooth Connectivity, Battery, and Audio Issues Investigation

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Migliaccio & Rathod LLP is currently investigating the Google Pixel Buds for a number of user-reported issues, including poor Bluetooth connection, inconsistent battery life, audio pausing, and audio cutout in one or both buds. Retailing at $179.00, the second-generation Google Pixel Buds have now received hundreds of complaints from users who state that firmware updates […]

Deceptive Trade Practice

Bank-Fund Staff Senate Federal Credit Union Vehicle Repossession Investigation

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Migliaccio & Rathod is currently investigating Bank-Fund Staff Federal Credit Union for potential violations of District of Columbia law governing automobile repossession practices. Amidst the COVID-19 pandemic, many borrowers have been missing their car payments, as financial priorities shift due to changing circumstances. Borrowers should know their rights when faced with the possibility of vehicle […]

Deceptive Trade Practice

Andrews Federal Credit Union Vehicle Repossession Investigation

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Migliaccio & Rathod is currently investigating Andrews Federal Credit Union for potential violations of District of Columbia law governing automobile repossession practices. Amidst the shifting financial priorities of the COVID-19 pandemic, many borrowers face the risk of missing a payment on their vehicle. If faced with the possibility of vehicle repossession, borrowers deserve to know […]