Deceptive Trade Practice

Fortnite Loot Boxes Investigation

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Migliaccio & Rathod LLP is currently investigating Epic Games, Inc. for perpetuating a scheme to induce players of its video game Fortnite: Save the World, who are largely minors, to spend inordinate amounts of money on in-game “loot boxes,” stylistically represented as llama piñatas that players break open. In industry jargon, a loot box is […]

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 […]

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 […]