This issue focuses on three important investigations as attorneys look into reports of transmission trouble from certain Ford drivers, potential problems with Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Ohio’s provider directory and the harm hair relaxers have allegedly caused some women.
Also in this issue, you’ll find information on an ongoing lawsuit claiming that Balance of Nature has been making unsubstantiated claims about the health benefits of its products, as well as the latest class action settlements that may affect you. Keep reading for the latest.
Some Ford drivers have been reporting that the 10R80 transmissions in their vehicles haven’t been performing as they should. Now, attorneys are specifically looking to hear from Ford F-150 Raptor owners as they investigate whether a defect is causing the transmissions to experience harsh or erratic shifting, which can cause jerking, lunging, surging or hesitating between gears. If you’ve had transmission problems with your Ford F-150 Raptor, you may be able to help get a lawsuit on file. Learn more here.
Did you get hit with a surprise bill after seeing a doctor listed as in network? Did you have trouble finding a nearby doctor who was available and qualified to treat your condition? Attorneys are investigating whether the health insurance company broke federal law, which requires up-to-date, accurate and complete provider directories to be published, and, if so, whether a class action lawsuit can be filed. If you have a policy with Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Ohio from the ACA marketplace and had trouble with the provider directory, share your story with us here and you may be able to help get a lawsuit on file.
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This settlement covers those who took the NAPLEX test administered by the National Association of Boards of Pharmacy (NABP) between August 31 and September 8, 2021 or between July 30 and October 26, 2022 and had their score incorrectly reported.
Scientific studies have found that chemical hair relaxers have been linked to certain types of cancer, and it’s possible that the makers of these products knew about and failed to warn consumers about this risk. Attorneys working with ClassAction.org are now pursuing lawsuits on behalf of those who were diagnosed with uterine or ovarian cancer and had a history of hair relaxer use. These individuals may be able to take legal action to recover money for medical bills, pain and suffering and other damages. For a list of potentially affected products and information on how you can take action, head to this page.
A recently filed lawsuit is claiming that Balance of Nature unlawfully overstated the health benefits of its Fruits, Veggies and Fiber & Spice dietary supplements. Specifically, the lawsuit alleges that the company makes unsubstantiated, false, and misleading claims, including representations that the supplements in question can mitigate, treat or cure symptoms of serious conditions like diabetes, arthritis, fibromyalgia, heart disease and cancer – despite a lack of scientific evidence and regulatory approval. Read up on the allegations here.
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