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 […]

Deceptive Trade Practice

Investigation of OnePlus 9 and OnePlus 9 Pro Performance Throttling

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Migliaccio & Rathod LLP is currently investigating OnePlus phones for complaints about an overheating defect as well as the company’s attempted “fix”: a software update that throttled app performance. Upon release, these phones experienced sporadic deactivation from a software defect which caused overheating and reduced battery life. Consumers report that the defect did or does […]

Consumer Protection

NHTSA Whistleblower Program

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The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) is ramping up their encouragement of whistleblowing for employees of automakers. Under 2015 legislation aimed at protecting whistleblowers and making reporting more appealing, NHTSA originally began publicizing this guidance. NHTSA is hoping to help insiders of the auto industry share, in many cases anonymously, “information relating to a […]

Consumer Protection

Efficacy of Ionic Air Purifiers Investigation

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Migliaccio & Rathod LLP is currently investigating various air purifiers for their use of ionization technologies newly brought into question by researchers. Ionization technology in air purifiers is the process of electrically charging air pollutant particles so that they settle out of the air more quickly. According to a new study by researchers at Illinois […]

Product Defect

Razer Blade 15 Overheating Investigation

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Migliaccio & Rathod LLP is currently investigating Razer for complaints of endemic overheating in their Blade 15 laptops which sometimes results in bulging and exploding batteries. These complaints conflict with Razer’s representation of the laptop as a high–performance gaming platform. Consumers contend that the laptops grow hot to the point of discomfort, indicative of long–term […]

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 […]