Class action lawsuits have often been the catalysts for corporate change. They serve the purpose of bringing companies accountable to the public. Very often individual plaintiffs are awarded just a few dollars but in a larger sense, the wrongdoing company pays millions. In practical terms, each individual wins in proportion to the damage but the
Class action lawsuits normally involve a large number of people. A relatively small group of named plaintiffs represent thousands or even millions of other people, class members, who suffer losses due to the action(s) of the defendant, normally a large business. When they reach a class action settlement, individual payments are made to the class
Sometimes you are stuck between a choice to file a class action lawsuit or an individual lawsuit. Naturally, when you file an individual lawsuit, you will end up with more money if you win the case. But is it worth it? Do you have to go through the trouble for a $100 damage? There are
Have you been harmed by a defective product? Do you know others with the same or similar injuries caused by the same product? Do you know that class action lawsuits can help you get compensation? And the last question (I promise!) Did you answer “Yes” to the first two questions and “No” to the other?
“Samsung Top-Load Washing Machine Class Action Settlement” “Facebook Fights Multibillion-Dollar Privacy Class Action” “Apple Hit With Two Class Action Lawsuits Over iPhone 7 Audio Issues”… While such headlines go viral on the internet, most of us don’t read or click on them unless our consumer rights are violated too. Even though hundreds, thousands and even
When it comes to class action lawsuits, you want to know that your agent will represent your interests at best. As such, the court will pick a law firm and a named plaintiff – the main players who cater for the best interests of the class members. The Leader. Class action lawsuits are generally an
You and a group of people have had the same issue in your purchase, which turned out to be defective and now seek redress. A class action attorney will represent your and the group’s rights at the court. However, you need to check whether or not you have trusted your claim to the right attorney.
Did you know you can file a claim for settlement money and earn bucks? You need to check a list of top-class action lawsuits, see if you are eligible and submit your claim. If the court decides that the company should pay the settlement, you will get your compensation payment. How To File a
The number of victims of fraudulent or deceptive practices by banks and businesses, as well as consumers who buy defective products, has significantly increased in the Golden State in the past decade! “But why?” you may ask! Well, in today’s article we are not going to answer to this very question (maybe next time), but we
If you have a problem with a company like product defects or alleged fraud you might think of starting a class action lawsuit. Class action lawsuits allow a person or a small group of people to file a case against a company on behalf of a larger group with similar claims. You may have heard