Consumer Protection

Kimpton Amenity Fee / Resort Fee Investigation

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Migliaccio & Rathod LLP along with Lauren Wolfe, Esq. are currently investigating Kimpton Hotels for use of hotel resort fees and amenity fees. All three Kimpton hotels in Washington, DC charge amenity fees. Amenity fees are mandatory fees that are separated out from the advertised price to make the hotel appear less expensive than it […]

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 […]

Deceptive Trade Practice

Au Pair State Minimum Wage Investigation

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Migliaccio & Rathod LLP is currently investigating various au pair agencies which may have systematically underpaid their employees. Au pair agencies typically hire overseas individuals aged 18-26 to enter the United States on a temporary visa in order to provide American families with childcare and other household chores. Foreign au pairs are often paid a […]

Deceptive Trade Practice

Dell G3 and G5 Overheating Investigation

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Migliaccio & Rathod LLP is currently investigating Dell for complaints of endemic overheating in their G3 and G5 Series gaming laptops, causing significant slowdowns and disruptions. These complaints conflict with Dell’s representation of these laptops as speedy and effective gaming platforms. Consumers contend that the laptops grow hot to the point of discomfort, which also […]