Deceptive Trade Practice

Children’s Online Privacy Investigation

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Migliaccio & Rathod LLP is currently investigating potential infringements of students’ online privacy due to remote learning measures enacted amidst the COVID-19 outbreak. The FTC reminds educators that, while education technology can fill a vital role in facilitating distance learning, many relevant services collect and use students’ personal information. The Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act […]

Deceptive Trade Practice

COVID-19 Price Gouging Investigation

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Migliaccio & Rathod LLP is currently investigating reports of price gouging throughout the United States amidst the COVID-19 pandemic. The Michigan Department of Attorney General recently served a cease-and-desist letter to Menards Inc., owner of more than 300 home improvement stores across 14 states, regarding accusations of price gouging. Investigators claim Menards doubled the prices […]

Labor Protection

D.C. Paid Sick Leave

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The arrival of novel coronavirus (COVID-19) in Washington D.C. raises many questions for workers throughout the District, including about taking leave. D.C. workers should know their rights. The District of Columbia Accrued Safe and Sick Leave Act (ASSLA) requires employers to provide D.C. workers paid time off when dealing with medical and other related conditions. […]