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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**UPDATE** T-Mobile deactivates Sprint Legacy 5G service. Many Sprint devices lose 5G capabilities. Read on for original story and additional details: 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 […]

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 […]

Deceptive Trade Practice

United States Senate Federal Credit Union Vehicle Repossession Investigation

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Migliaccio & Rathod is currently investigating the United States Senate Federal Credit Union for potential violations of District of Columbia law governing automobile repossession practices. Amidst the COVID-19 pandemic, more and more borrowers are missing their car payments, as financial priorities shift due to changing circumstances. If borrowers face an auto loan delinquency, they should […]

Consumer Protection

D.C. Amends Data Breach Notification Law

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In March, the Council of Washington D.C. signed into law the Security Breach Protection Amendment Act of 2019. An amendment to D.C.’s existing data breach law, this act broadens consumer protections in the event of a data breach event. For instance, the act expands the definition of “personal information” in relation to the data compromised […]

Settlements

Seven Point Energy Reaches Preliminary Settlement

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The parties have reached a class action settlement in Crigler v. Seven Point Energy Services, Inc., Case No.: 19-cv-00604-MJH (W.D.Pa.), over allegations that Defendant failed to properly pay Plaintiff  and all similarly situated employees overtime wages for hours worked over 40 hours per workweek in violation of the Fair Labor Standards Act (“FLSA”), the Pennsylvania […]

Deceptive Trade Practice

NASA Federal Credit Union Vehicle Repossession Investigation

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Migliaccio & Rathod is currently investigating NASA Federal Credit Union for potential violations of District of Columbia law governing automobile repossession practices. Reports of missed car payments are on the rise, as consumers shift their financial priorities amidst the COVID-19 pandemic. If circumstances force an auto loan delinquency, borrowers should know their rights when faced […]