A Class Action Lawsuit is filed by a single individual or a small group of people on behalf of a much larger group. The cause of the lawsuit usually comes from a common set of facts or actions that lead to damages to everyone in that larger group. Class Action cases include product defects (e.g.
Class action lawsuits let many plaintiffs with the very similar problems group together and sue one defendant together as one. This allows individuals with otherwise small claims to group together and sue altogether. For example, losing $50 to a dishonest company may not be enough to warrant a lawsuit. The damages are not high enough
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Don’t you just love when people gather all their power together for a big purpose? That is when real change happens. You have all seen how class actions make headlines on a near-daily basis. They are filed, rejected or settled. And occasionally they are tried. One thing that concerns people a lot is the fact
Usually, when we want to understand if a certain thing or a phenomenon works or not, we need to first understand what it is. So when Newton wanted to understand how gravity worked, he first needed to understand what it was. And when the apple fell on his head he then understood how it worked. But
Glendale, CA – The Margarian Law Firm has filed suit against Dr. Pepper for allegedly falsely advertising the contents of its ginger ale. Dr. Pepper produces the “Canada Dry” brand of ginger ale products. Canada Dry Ginger Ale claims on its bottle that it is made from real ginger, but it turns out that Canada
Audi owner Anzhelya Makaryan has filed an Audi class action lawsuit against Volkswagen and Audi. The lawsuit alleges a dangerous defect in all Audi vehicles equipped with the Start/Stop system. The lawsuit, Anzhelya Makaryan, et al. v. Volkswagen Group of America, Inc., et al., Case No. 2:17-cv-05086, was filed in the U.S. District Court for the
Glendale, CA – Tesla owners Roy and Marites Wiseman have filed a class action lawsuit against Tesla alleging a life-threatening defect in all Model S and Model X vehicles. The lawsuit, Roy Wiseman v. Tesla Inc., Case No. 2:17-cv-04798, filed in the U.S. District Court for the Central District of California, arose in the aftermath
The Margarian Law Firm is investigation certain Acura vehicles for various engine defects. The vehicles listed below exhibit several problems, among the most notable ones being overconsumption of engine oil. Proper oil consumption affects the vehicle’s performance, safety and longevity. Continuously adding engine oil is expensive and annoying. Moreover improper oil consumption and low oil
Jessica Alba’s The Honest Company has come under fire over the past year as consumers claimed that products contained ingredients that contradict their “organic” and “natural” labels. There are currently several class actions pending in federal courts against The Honest Company that were consolidated into The Honest Company Multi District Lawsuits is In Re: The