Product Defect

Semi-Truck Brake Defect & Fire Hazard Investigation: 2015 – 2020 Kenworth and Peterbilt Semis

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Migliaccio & Rathod LLP is currently investigating Haldex Group over reports that certain Haldex air brake chambers, installed in an estimated half-million semi-trucks, possess a defect that can cause air loss and vehicle fires. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) recently announced a probe into the failure of Haldex Gold Seal 30/30 Long Stroke […]

Deceptive Trade Practice

Samsung Chromebook Plus Hinge Defect

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Migliaccio & Rathod LLP is currently investigating Samsung over reports that their 2-in-1 Chromebook Plus device suffers from a common hinge defect that causes damage to the device when opened, oftentimes shattering the screen and rendering the device unusable. Affected consumers claim that after around one year of use, one or both hinges will lock […]

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

Porsche Taycan Sudden Power Loss Investigation

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Migliaccio & Rathod LLP is currently investigating Porsche over reports that their 2020-2021 Taycan model vehicles are prone to sudden and total loss of power while in use. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) recently announced a probe into the potential defect, citing numerous complaints received from owners of the luxury electric sedan. The […]

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 […]

Product Defect

Volkswagen Golf GTI Coolant Leak Investigation

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Migliaccio & Rathod LLP is currently investigating Volkswagen of America for a coolant leak defect in their 2015-2019 Volkswagen Golf GTI vehicles with the EA888 Rev3 engine. Golf GTI owners report that coolant will seep out of a weep hole on the underside of the thermostat housing, often at such a slow pace that they […]

Product Defect

Samsung Galaxy S20 FE Touchscreen Response Defect

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Migliaccio & Rathod LLP is currently investigating the Samsung Galaxy S20 FE for touch response issues. The device is Samsung’s slightly less expensive variant of the S20 series of flagship phones and retails for $699. Some owners have reported touchscreen issues, from unresponsive screens, to erratic touch inputs that cause the software to react in […]