Environmental

Marathon Oil Class Action Case Update

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Migliaccio & Rathod LLP is pleased to share that neighbors of the Marathon Oil refinery in southwest Detroit are one step closer to justice. Residents faced an initial setback after their case was dismissed by the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan, on the basis that the statute of limitations had expired […]

Product Defect

Exploding E-Cigarette Class Action Investigation

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E-Cigarette Class Action Investigation Migliaccio & Rathod LLP is investigating claims of exploding e-cigarette devices that may result in serious harm to the user. The lithium-ion batteries in e-cigarettes are prone to bursting due to flammable electrolytes within the battery that overheat and propel its contents outwards because of high internal pressure. This overheating can […]

Wage Theft

Forced Tip Overreporting Investigation

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Forced Tip Overreporting Investigation Migliaccio & Rathod LLP is currently investigating restaurants who force their servers to claim more in tips than they actually receive from customers. This may happen through management pre-programming time clocks so that, when servers clock out, they are also forced to claim a certain percentage of their day’s sales in […]

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 UPDATE: WE ARE NO LONGER INVESTIGATING THIS POTENTIAL SUIT. PLEASE CONTACT YOUR DEALER TO SEE IF THE DEFECT IS COVERED UNDER WARRANTY. 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 […]

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 […]