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 […]

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 […]

Product Defect

NHT Hoverboard Fire Hazard Investigation

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Migliaccio & Rathod LLP is currently investigating New High-Tech Enterprise Company (NHT) for fire hazards related to the charging and use of their X1-5 Hoverboards. The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) has warned the public that the X1-5 Hoverboard’s lithium ion battery is prone to overheating, “posing a fire risk that can lead to […]

Product Defect

iPhone 6s Fire Investigation

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Migliaccio & Rathod LLP is currently investigating the iPhone 6s for fire risks resulting from an overheated battery. A news report out of Victor, NY highlights the latest incident of an iPhone 6s catching fire while in the back pocket of a 13-year old girl. The phone burned a hole through her jeans and inflicted […]

Civil Rights

Nonconsensual Pelvic Exam Investigation

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Migliaccio & Rathod LLP is currently investigating the practice of performing pelvic examinations on anaesthetized patients. Women who were scheduled for a surgical procedure report being informed or otherwise learning —after the anesthetic has worn off—that a pelvic exam had been performed on them. These exams are incredibly intrusive and involve probing the woman’s vagina […]

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 […]

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Migliaccio & Rathod LLP Investigates Microsoft Surface Pro 3 Battery Failures

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Migliaccio & Rathod LLP is investigating reports that batteries in Surface Pro 3 laptops are holding almost none of their charge. Consumers have relayed that the laptops, which have Simplo batteries installed, substantially and progressively degrade over time to the point where they are virtually nonfunctional.  While all batteries can be expected to experience reduced […]