Deceptive Trade Practice

2019 Kia Forte and 2020 Kia Soul Defective Transmission Investigation

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Migliaccio & Rathod LLP is currently investigating the 2019 Kia Forte and 2020 Kia Soul for defective transmissions. Owners report a variety of issues including: erratic tachometer readings; sudden loss of power; inability to shift gears; and inability to accelerate. Cars with as little as 1200 miles have needed replacing of the vehicle’s Intelligent Variable […]

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 […]

Product Defect

Defective Sony Marine Speakers Class Action Investigation

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Migliaccio & Rathod LLP is currently investigating reports that the Sony XS-MP1611 6 ½” Dual Cone Marine Speakers are defective. Customers report that the speaker cones rot in less than two years because of poor weather and water resistance. Marketed as outdoor speakers capable of being mounted on boats or campers, this product is IPx5 […]

Product Defect

Apple Laptop Keyboard Defect Investigation

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Migliaccio & Rathod LLP is investigating allegations of potentially costly premature keyboard failures in Apple MacBook and MacBook Pro laptops. In 2015, Apple released a new laptop keyboard design. Using butterfly switches instead of traditional scissor switches, the new design was thinner, allowing Apple to reduce the overall thickness of its laptops. But consumers report […]

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 […]