Product Defect

Chrysler’s Defective Tire Pressure Monitoring System

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Migliaccio & Rathod LLP is pleased to report that judgment has been entered against Chrysler in a case alleging that it knowingly sold vehicles with defective tire pressure monitoring systems (“TPMS”) on its minivan vehicles. Plaintiff alleged that the defective TPMS valve stems and nuts could lead to sudden and rapid tire deflation and consequent […]

Settlements

Federal Judge Approves Hyundai Class Action Settlement

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On April 20, 2021, Judge Susan D. Wigenton of the federal district for the district of New Jersey granted final approval to a nationwide class settlement brought by Hyundai Elantra owners: Brown v. Hyundai Motor America et al., Case No. 2:18-cv-11249 (D.N.J.). Our firm, Migliaccio & Rathod LLP, and others, represented Hyundai Elantra owners against […]

Product Defect

Volkswagen Atlas and Audi Fuel Leak Investigation 

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Migliaccio & Rathod LLP is currently investigating Volkswagen for their 2018- 2020 Atlas SUVs and Audi for their 2013-2016 Audi A8, S6, S7, S8, and RS7 vehicles over allegations of unregulated fuel leakage out of or near the area of the fuel injectors. These suspected defective fuel injectors increase the risk of fire more than […]

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 […]

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 […]

Deceptive Trade Practice

Investigation of Failure to Reimburse Expenses for Delivery Drivers

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Migliaccio & Rathod LLP is currently investigating various employers of delivery drivers particularly for pizza delivery, but also of other food and material goods for failure to reimburse their drivers’ expenses associated with use of personal vehicles. Under the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) employers must reimburse their drivers for expenses incurred by use of […]