Settlements

Judge Approves Honda Oil Dilution Class Action Settlement

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On September 11, 2020, Judge Nancy E. Brasel of the federal district court for the District of Minnesota granted final approval to a nationwide class action settlement brought by consumers. The consumers were represented by Migliaccio & Rathod LLP and Sauder Schelkopf, among others. The lawsuit involved 2017-2018 Honda CR-V vehicles equipped with a 1.5 […]

Deceptive Trade Practice

Acer Predator Helios Overheating Investigation

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Migliaccio & Rathod LLP is currently investigating Acer for complaints of endemic overheating in their Predator Helios 300 gaming laptops, causing significant disruption to gameplay. These complaints conflict with Acer’s representation of the Predator Helios 300 as a speedy and effective gaming platform. Consumers contend that the laptops experience thermal throttling during normal game play […]

Product Defect

2011-2016 Kia Forte LX Engine Defect Investigation

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Migliaccio & Rathod LLP is currently investigating the 2011-2016 Kia Forte LX models with the 1.8L engine for a potential engine defect that may cause premature engine failure, safety risks due to loss of engine power, and costly repairs. The warning signs of impending engine failure include hearing a knocking noise coming from the engine; […]

Product Defect

Volkswagen Golf GTI Coolant Leak Investigation

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Migliaccio & Rathod LLP is currently investigating Volkswagen of America for a coolant leak defect in their 2015-2019 Volkswagen Golf GTI vehicles with the EA888 Rev3 engine. Golf GTI owners report that coolant will seep out of a weep hole on the underside of the thermostat housing, often at such a slow pace that they […]

Product Defect

Samsung Galaxy S20 FE Touchscreen Response Defect

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Migliaccio & Rathod LLP is currently investigating the Samsung Galaxy S20 FE for touch response issues. The device is Samsung’s slightly less expensive variant of the S20 series of flagship phones and retails for $699. Some owners have reported touchscreen issues, from unresponsive screens, to erratic touch inputs that cause the software to react in […]

Deceptive Trade Practice

Veterans Affairs Mortgage Lender Fraud Investigation

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Migliaccio & Rathod LLP is currently investigating nine separate Veterans Affairs (VA) mortgage lenders for false representations made in promotional materials for their mortgage loan offerings. Advertisements for these lenders’ offerings frequently misstate the proposed credit terms, promoting credit rates that the lenders do not in fact intend to offer to consumers. Their advertisements also […]

Consumer Protection

Injectafer Dangerous Side Effects Investigation

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Migliaccio & Rathod LLP is currently investigating the pharmaceutical manufacturers of the widely used iron-deficiency anemia drug, Injectafer. Injectafer has been used to rapidly correct anemia, however conclusive to various recent clinical trials, it has been directly linked to Severe Hypophosphatemia as well as weakened bone density. Hypophosphatemia is a dangerous, potentially fatal, phosphorous deficiency […]