This is ClassAction.org’s current list of open lawsuits and investigations. The attorneys working with ClassAction.org are either actively filing these cases or investigating to determine whether lawsuits can be filed. If you believe you’ve been affected by any of the following, contact us today for more information. We may be able to connect you with an attorney who can help you file a lawsuit.
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Under InvestigationIf you purchased a 2013 Lincoln MKZ Hybrid, you may be owed compensation in light of allegations the vehicle was sold under misleading fuel economy claims.
Under InvestigationBiological Resource Center and Platinum Training are currently under investigation by the FBI regarding the inappropriate and improper treatment of body parts.
Under InvestigationAttorneys working with ClassAction.org are investigating a potential class action lawsuit on behalf of consumers of Body Fortress. Body Fortress, a widely-sold brand of protein supplements is under investigation for making false claims and fraudulently advertising its products.
Under InvestigationThe attorneys working with ClassAction.org are investigating a potential class action lawsuit on behalf of consumers who received secured personal asset loans or secured collateral loans from websites such as Borro.com, and who may have been charged excessive interest rates.
Lawsuits PendingConsumers who participated in Capital One Bank's "Access Checks" program may be entitled to compensation in light of allegations that the company engaged in a bait and switch scheme when implementing this 0% APR offer.
Lawsuits PendingAllegations have surfaced that certain banks may be charging their borrowers for unnecessary and unauthorized collateral protection insurance, which is designed to protect lenders in the event that the borrower fails to obtain auto insurance or allows their insurance to lapse.
Lawsuits PendingA new trend in the debt collection industry, debt collectors are contacting surviving family members to collect deceased relative's debts. However, surviving relatives are generally not obligated to pay the debts of family members who have passed away.
Lawsuits PendingEmployees and job applicants who were terminated or denied employment as a result of a background check may be eligible for a background check lawsuit if their employer or potential employer violated federal law when conducting the criminal background search.
Lawsuits PendingA number of lawsuits have alleged that employment credit checks discriminate against minorities, including African Americans and Latinos.
Under InvestigationCertain banks and mortgage lenders have allegedly been trying to reap profits from struggling consumers by marking up fees charged for default-related services after a borrower defaults on their mortgage loan or has their account classified as delinquent.
Under InvestigationThe attorneys working with ClassAction.org are investigating potential claims on behalf of consumers who purchased fish oil dietary supplements. It is believed that some manufacturers are mislabeling their fish oil supplements and misleading consumers.
Lawsuits PendingForce placed insurance lawsuits are claiming that lenders are taking advantage of their ability to force place insurance on consumers, buying over-priced and excessive coverage on behalf of borrowers who are left no choice but to pay the high costs of the policy.
Lawsuits PendingAllegedly, some mortgage companies are force-placing flood costly and unnecessary insurance policies on their customers, who are thereby forced to pay high premiums for a valueless second policy.
Lawsuits PendingIt has been alleged that certain banks are force placing excessive and costly hazard insurance policies on their borrowers.
Lawsuits PendingCertain mortgage lenders have allegedly forced borrowers to pay for costly homeowner's or property insurance which is excessive, backdated or unnecessary.
Lawsuits PendingAllegations are growing that banks are forcing homeowners to pay the high costs of backdated, unnecessary or otherwise excessive wind insurance policies.
Lawsuits PendingIf you indirectly purchased or leased an imported vehicle that was transported on a vehicle carrier service, you may be eligible for a class action lawsuit.
Under InvestigationHomeowners who have a valid insurance policy may have legal recourse if the insurer has depreciated the value of a claim in order to recoup losses on a damaged home.
Lawsuits PendingA class action lawsuit has been filed against Insomniac Entertainment and Live Nation Worldwide, Inc. alleging that wages were illegally withheld from "volunteers" of the companies' electronic music festivals.
Under InvestigationAttorneys working with ClassAction.org are investigating whether Monumental and Transamerica Life Insurance Company are wrongfully denying valid claims for benefits under their accidental death policies.
Lawsuits PendingConcerns are surfacing that employees who are paid using payroll debit cards are being unfairly cheated out of their wages, and the required minimum wage for hours worked.
Under InvestigationIf you bought resold tickets for Katy Perry, Justin Bieber, One Direction or Taylor Swift through StubHub.com or any other online secondary market, you may have been ripped off.
Lawsuits PendingRobocalls to cellphones and landlines are generally prohibited unless the consumer has provided their express consent to receive these automatic dialer, pre-recorded calls.
Lawsuits PendingSeveral energy companies, including Chesapeake Energy, are facing allegations that they deliberately and fraudulently underpaid gas royalties to leaseholders - sometimes over a span of 10 years.
Lawsuits PendingIf you are a union retiree, you may be able to join a class action lawsuit against your former employer. Lawsuits have been filed alleging some companies and unions are renegotiating contracts in such a way that active employees' benefits are kept the same, but coverage for retirees is reduced.
Lawsuits PendingConsumers who received unsolicited text messages may be entitled to compensation, as federal law bans text messages sent without the recipients' consent.
Lawsuits PendingCompanies may be refusing to honor gift cards by using unlawful expiration dates to defraud consumers.
Lawsuits PendingIt has been alleged that Vector Marketing violated federal and state labor laws by failing to pay its employees for initial training time.
Under InvestigationConsumers who received offers for vehicle service contracts, which are similar to extended warranties, may have legal recourse to collect compensation for damages.
Lawsuits PendingThousands of lawsuits have been filed against Actos' manufacturer alleging that patients who use the type 2 diabetes medication have an increased risk of developing bladder cancer.
Lawsuits PendingAccording to a 2013 FDA safety communication, there is "clear evidence of an association" between Benicar and a gastrointestinal (GI) condition known as sprue-like enteropathy, a disease with symptoms commonly associated with celiac disease.
Lawsuits PendingUsed to treat type 2 diabetes, Byetta has been linked to pancreatic cancer. Hundreds of lawsuits allege Byetta's manufacturer, Amylin Pharmaceuticals, knew of this link and failed to alert patients and the medical community.
Lawsuits PendingCrestor may put users at risk for developing Type 2 diabetes, as well as heart attacks, a health problem the drug aims to prevent by decreasing cholesterol.
Lawsuits PendingWomen who took Depakote during pregnancy and delivered a child with birth defects may have legal recourse to collect compensation for medical care and other losses.
Lawsuits PendingAntidepressant Effexor has been linked to birth defects of the heart, spine and abdomen.
Lawsuits PendingApproved to prevent strains of HPV, Gardasil has been linked to deaths, paralysis and other side effects in patients receiving the HPV vaccine.
Lawsuits PendingTwo dialysis products - GranuFlo and NaturaLyte - have been the subject of the most serious type of recall, as they have been linked to a risk of sudden cardiac arrest.
Lawsuits PendingLawsuits have been filed against Janssen Pharmaceuticals alleging that Invega can increase a user's risk of developing gynecomastia and/or hyperprolactinemia.
Lawsuits PendingJanuvia lawsuits are being considered across the country in light of allegations that the drug's maker failed to properly warn patients about the risk of pancreatic cancer.
Lawsuits PendingWomen across the country have filed lawsuits against Lexapro's manufacturer, Forest Labs, Inc., accusing the company of releasing a defective drug into the marketplace.
Lawsuits PendingWomen who used Lipitor and were later diagnosed with Type 2 diabetes are now filing lawsuits against the drug's manufacturer, demanding compensation for their injuries.
Under InvestigationThe Vaccine Injury Compensation Program (VICP) provides compensation to individuals who have suffered an acute adverse reaction to a vaccine resulting in permanent injury.
Lawsuits PendingCertain OxyElite Pro dietary supplements were recalled after the products were linked to an outbreak of liver illnesses in Hawaii.
Lawsuits PendingPaxil is an anti-depressant used in patients with depression and anxiety disorders. Unfortunately, some young patients taking the drug have developed suicidal tendencies, while mothers on the anti-depressant have delivered infants with birth defects.
Lawsuits PendingRisperdal was the first drug approved by the FDA to treat adolescents with schizophrenia. The drug is also used in combination with other drugs to treat depression.
Lawsuits PendingWomen across the country have filed lawsuits against Johnson & Johnson alleging that the company's talcum powders can cause ovarian cancer when used near the genitals.
Lawsuits PendingAttorneys across the country are considering filing lawsuits on behalf of men who used AndroGel and other testosterone therapies in light of new information linking the products to heart attack, stroke and death in users.
Lawsuits PendingSince 2011, mothers have been filing lawsuits against the maker of Topamax, Janssen Pharmaceuticals alleging that the antiepileptic drug is defective and can cause infants to develop cleft lips or cleft palates when taken during pregnancy.
Lawsuits PendingIt has been alleged that Tylenol, even when taken as recommended, can cause liver failure.
Lawsuits PendingStudies have suggested the Victoza and other diabetes drugs may increase patients' chances of developing pancreatic cancer.
Lawsuits PendingHundreds of women have taken legal action against Pfizer Inc., the manufacturer of Zoloft, after delivering infants with congenital birth defects and malformations.
Lawsuits PendingThe Biomet M2a-Magnum has been linked to a number of side effects including pain, metal poisoning and popping noises.
Lawsuits PendingThe da Vinci surgical robot has been linked to serious complications, including organ lacerations, burns and death.
Lawsuits PendingThousands of lawsuits have been filed against DePuy Orthopaedics Inc., a unit of Johnson & Johnson, since the company recalled nearly 93,000 ASR hip replacements in August 2010 due to a high failure rate.
Lawsuits PendingPatients who were implanted with DePuy Orthopaedics' Pinnacle Acetabular Cup System and suffered from hip implant failure or other complications may have legal recourse.
Lawsuits PendingDuragesic patches, also known as fentanyl patches, are used to treat chronic pain, most commonly in cancer patients. However, Duragesic patches have received a warning by the FDA because of possible leaks from the patches, which can lead to death.
Lawsuits PendingThe attorneys working with ClassAction.org are investigating potential lawsuits on behalf of patients who were implanted with any metal-on-metal hip replacements manufactured by Biomet, DePuy, Smith & Nephew, Stryker, and Wright Medical.
Lawsuits PendingWhen used in cervical spine surgery or other unapproved settings, the Medtronic infuse bone graft can reportedly lead to infection, male infertility, cyst formation, swelling of the neck and throat tissue, difficulty swallowing, trouble breathing and death.
Lawsuits PendingMirena intrauterine contraceptive devices have been linked to perforation of the uterus, which can lead to other complications including organ damage, infection and intestinal puncture.
Lawsuits PendingThe FDA is discouraging the use of morcellation during hysterectomies and myomectomies. The agency made this announcement after discovering that a higher-than-expected number of women undergoing these surgeries were unaware that they had highly malignant, cancerous tumors known as sarcomas.
Lawsuits PendingSmith and Nephew has recalled a metal liner used in one of its hip implants after more patients than expected needed revision surgery to remove the device.
Lawsuits PendingStryker Corp. has recalled two metal hip replacement components because they may corrode, causing damage to bodily tissue and manifesting symptoms of pain and swelling.
Under InvestigationAll lots of the Ti Synex II Vertebral Body Replacement have been recalled after patients complained of increased pain, spinal compression fracture and neural injury.
Lawsuits PendingMore than 30,000 women have filed lawsuits against makers of transvaginal mesh devices after suffering mesh erosion, vaginal scarring, pain, and other complications following surgery.
Lawsuits PendingThe Wright Conserve hip replacement has been linked to metallosis and other side effects associated with metal-on-metal hip implants.
Lawsuits PendingPatients implanted with the Durom Cup Hip Socket experience severe pain after surgery, often leaving them more immobile than before the procedure.
Lawsuits PendingThe Zimmer NexGen CR-Flex Knee Replacement has been linked to an early failure rate. As a result, surgeons have requested a Zimmer knee implant recall.
Under InvestigationAttorneys working with ClassAction.org are investigating reports that a number of heating, ventilation and air conditioning systems (HVAC) contain defective evaporator coils.
Lawsuits PendingThe 400 Series Tilt Wash vinyl clad windows sold by Andersen Windows allegedly contain a defect which allows moisture to invade the structure and results in mold growth, decay, rotting and deterioration.
Lawsuits PendingIt has been alleged that Atlas Chalet roof shingles are defective, as they are prone to premature cracking, blistering and failure.
Under InvestigationConsumers who own a Bosch dishwasher that caught fire may be able to sue the manufacturer and recover compensation for damages.
Lawsuits PendingConsumers who experienced problems with their dishwashers may be able to participate in a class action lawsuit to recover financial compensation.
Under InvestigationConsumers who experienced an unexpected vibration, known as the "death wobble," when operating their Dodge Rams may be entitled to compensation.
Under InvestigationAttorneys working with ClassAction.org are investigating a potential class action lawsuit against Dura-Loc to determine whether the company's Signature Series shingles are defective.
Under InvestigationAttorneys working with ClassAction.org are investigating a potential class action lawsuit on behalf of consumers who purchased or own DuraPro toilet supply lines.
Lawsuits PendingIt has been alleged that certain Electrolux Frigidaire-brand refrigerators contain a defective control valve which causes the ice maker to be too warm to operate and prevents the refrigerators from maintaining safe food storage temperatures.
Under InvestigationIt has been alleged that certain Electrolux washers contain a defect which cause the machines to overflow.
Lawsuits PendingAllegedly, Entran 3 heating tubes manufactured by Goodyear are defective, and can cause significant property damage and catastrophic leaks.
Under InvestigationThe hoses used in certain washing machines, manufactured by EZ FLO, may be defective and cause leaks.
Under InvestigationThe attorneys working with ClassAction.org are investigating potential lawsuits on behalf of consumers who were injured while using fire pots. Reports have surfaced that certain brands of fire pots and fuel gel pots pose a serious risk of injury.
Under InvestigationConsumers who owned Fluidmaster No-Burst braided stainless steel supply lines or purchased a property installed with this product may be able to seek financial compensation. It has been alleged that they products can burst or rupture due to poor material selection.
Under InvestigationThe attorneys working with ClassAction.org would like to hear from consumers who experienced problems with their GAF CrossTimbers decking to help determine whether a lawsuit can be filed against the company.
Lawsuits PendingReportedly, certain GAF Timberline shingles can crack prematurely. Homeowners who experienced GAF shingles problems may be eligible for legal recourse.
Under InvestigationCertain General Electric microwaves may pose a fire hazard, even when not in use. Has your microwave oven caught fire?
Under InvestigationAllegedly, certain General Electric (GE) refrigerators were sold with a defect which can cause cause the refrigerator to stop operating and poses a fire risk.
Under InvestigationIt has been alleged that certain General Electric (GE) washing machines contain a defect which causes them to overflow intermittently.
Lawsuits PendingA class action lawsuit has been filed alleging that Goodman Manufacturing designed and sold defective air conditioners and other heating and cooling products.
Lawsuits PendingClass action lawsuits have been filed against IKO Manufacturing alleging that the company's organic roofing shingles are defective and fail well before their useful life expectancies.
Lawsuits PendingProperty owners who experienced problems with James Hardie fiber cement siding may be able to participate in a class action lawsuit to recover compensation for repair costs and other damages
Under InvestigationIt has been alleged that certain Kenmore ovens pose a fire hazard, with several consumers reporting that their ranges have caught fire, causing property damage.
Under InvestigationCertain LG clothes dryers may cause fires and other damage.
Under InvestigationThe attorneys working with ClassAction.org are investigating potential lawsuits on behalf of property owners experiencing problems with their Lincoln wood clad windows. It is believed that these windows may be prone to moisture intrusion, which may cause the windows to deteriorate and leak.
Lawsuits PendingHomeowners who have installed Maibec cedar shingles on their property have filed a class action lawsuit alleging that the shingles are defective.
Under InvestigationThe attorneys working with ClassAction.org are now investigating individual lawsuits on behalf of those who bought Healing Cream and Control Cream products from Mario Badescu.
Lawsuits PendingAllegedly, certain MW windows are prone to water and air infiltration, which can lead to leaks, window failure and rotting.
Lawsuits PendingA class action lawsuit has been filed against NIBCO claiming that the manufacturer's cross-linked polyethylene (PEX) plumbing tubes are defective and fail earlier than expected.
Lawsuits PendingIt has been alleged that certain roofing shingles manufactured by Owens Corning have a defect which causes them to deteriorate prematurely.
Lawsuits PendingA number of class action lawsuits have been filed against Pella Corporation alleging that the company's Architect and Designer Series windows are defective and allow water to penetrate.
Under InvestigationIt has been alleged that certain Rheem Water Heaters, including those distributed by General Electric and Ruud, contain a defect which makes them prone to leaking, fires and premature failure.
Under InvestigationConsumers who purchased a Sears Craftsman lawnmower which caught fire may have legal recourse to seek compensation for property loss and any other resulting damages.
Lawsuits PendingThe solar industry is reportedly facing a quality crisis, potentially paving the way for a new wave of class actions lawsuits over defective solar panels.
Lawsuits PendingClass action lawsuits have been filed against TAMKO over the company's "Heritage" fiberglass roofing shingles. The suits allege that the shingles are "plagued by design flaws" that result in cracking, curling, deterioration, blistering, degranulation and other problems.
Under InvestigationAllegations have surfaced that Tremco, Inc. sold defective, generic and low-cost roofing systems and products, despite advertising that its products were superior and top-of-the-line.
Under InvestigationIndividuals who purchased or own certain under sink water filtration systems may be entitled to compensation.
Lawsuits PendingLawsuits filed against Uponor allege the brass fittings used on its PEX plumbing systems are defective and can crack, burst, and fail prematurely.
Lawsuits PendingU.S. Seamless, Inc. has been hit with a class action suit alleging that the company's seamless steel siding is defective, fails prematurely and peels.
Under InvestigationProblems with Watts hoses' inner linings and coupling nuts may lead to breaks, leaks and water damage.
Under InvestigationThe S2208 and S2210 pull-down attic ladders manufactured by Werner Co, are allegedly defective, and can break under normal use, rending the product useless and posing an injury risk to the user.
Lawsuits PendingCertain Whirlpool clothes dryers may be defective and prone to lint build up, which can cause fires and other damage.
Under InvestigationAttorneys working with ClassAction.org are investigating potential lawsuits on behalf of consumers who had their windshields replaced.
Under InvestigationThe attorneys working with ClassAction.org are interested in hearing from consumers who experienced problems with Pinnacle windows manufactured by Windsor Windows and Doors. It has been alleged that these windows contain a defect that allows water to penetrate the windows' seals.
Lawsuits PendingDuring the 1900s, many asbestos companies knew the dangers of the mineral, but neglected to inform their employees or the public. Decades later, former asbestos company workers are developing deadly diseases, such as mesothelioma.
Lawsuits PendingBenzene is one of the most widely used chemicals in the U.S., found in everything from plastics to detergents. While most have little exposure to benzene, chemical plant and oil refinery workers with long-term exposure have a higher risk of developing leukemia, anemia and excessive bleeding
Under InvestigationVeterans and family members who served on active duty or resided at Camp Lejeune between Jan. 1, 1953 and Dec. 31, 1987 may be entitled to both health benefits and disability compensation.
Lawsuits PendingMore than 1 million children under the age of six have lead levels of 10 micrograms per deciliter. This elevated lead level can lead to brain damage, learning disabilities and behavior problems in children.
Lawsuits PendingMany over-the-counter drugs, including Advil Liquid-Gels and Children's Motrin Chewable tablets, have been linked to Stevens-Johnson Syndrome (SJS). This serious medical condition affects the skin and mucous membranes and can lead to long-term injury or death.
Under InvestigationThe attorneys working with ClassAction.org are investigating a potential lawsuit on behalf of current and former Baker Hughes employees who were not properly paid overtime wages.
Lawsuits PendingAre you paid a fixed weekly salary, regardless of the number of hours worked? According to one Pennsylvania judge, these employees should be paid time-and-a-half, rather than half-time or "Chinese overtime" for hours worked over 40 in a single week.
Lawsuits PendingOil and gas employees who are paid on a day rate basis and do not receive overtime pay when working more than 40 hours a week may be able to file a claim for up to three years of unpaid overtime.
Lawsuits PendingSome employers intentionally misclassify workers to avoid paying overtime. When an employee is wrongfully placed into an exempt category, they become ineligible for overtime. Intentionally misclassifying employees is illegal and unethical.
Lawsuits PendingMost escrow closers and escrow officers are entitled to overtime pay when working more than 40 hours in a single week. However, some employers in the title insurance industry have allegedly adopted a practice of misclassifying these employees as "exempt" to avoid paying overtime to these workers.
Lawsuits PendingMost employees are eligible for overtime pay. If an eligible employee does not receive time-and-a-half pay for hours worked over 40, they may qualify for a lawsuit to recover unpaid wages.
Lawsuits PendingWorkers who are paid on a piece rate basis may be able to seek compensation following allegations that employers are practicing illegal "pay averaging" schemes.
Lawsuits PendingLawsuits are now being filed on behalf of police officers who allege that they did not receive proper overtime wages.
Lawsuits PendingPolice sergeants who were denied overtime wages may be able to file a claim for compensation.
Lawsuits PendingUrban Outfitters may be classifying its department managers incorrectly and withholding overtime wages. Class action lawsuits are now being filed to recover unpaid wages.
Under InvestigationWeatherford International, LLC is facing a class and collective action alleging that some employees were not properly paid overtime wages.