Consumer Alerts (page 11)


Possible Security Breach at P.F. Chang's Prompts Investigation

P.F. Chang’s said it is investigating claims of a possible security breach that may have compromised thousands of customers’ debit and credit card data. In...

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  • Jun 13, 2014

Boehringer Ingelheim to Settle Thousands of Pradaxa Lawsuits for $650M

On Wednesday, Boehringer Ingelheim announced that it would pay $650 million to settle claims that the company failed to provide adequate warnings for its blood-thinner...

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  • Jun 2, 2014

Lowe's Data Breach Put Thousands of Employees at Risk for Identity Theft

Lowe’s is alerting 35,000 past and current delivery drivers and other employees about a data breach that may have compromised their Social Security numbers, driver’s...

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  • May 27, 2014

Recall Over Steering Rack Issues: the Latest Headache for GM

On Wednesday, General Motors (GM) announced its 30th recall this year, bringing the company’s grand total of recalled vehicles to 13.8 million. But the flood...

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  • May 23, 2014

eBay Announces Security Breach, Hackers Accessed Passwords, Addresses

This afternoon, eBay announced that it had been the victim of a “cyberattack” thart allowed hackers to gain access to users’ encrypted passwords, names, addresses,...

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  • May 21, 2014

FDA May Reclassify Vaginal Mesh Implants as High-Risk Medical Devices

On Tuesday, the FDA announced a proposed order to reclassify vaginal mesh implants as high-risk medical devices. This reclassification, if approved, would force implant manufacturers...

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  • May 7, 2014

Millions of Michaels, Aaron Brothers Shoppers Had Credit Card Info Stolen

In January, Michaels Stores hinted at a possible data breach, and on Thursday, the company confirmed that hackers gained access to more than 2.6 million...

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  • Apr 18, 2014

Consumers Can Receive Up To $1,500 For Each Unwanted Cell Call

Are you hounded by debt collection calls?  The next time you receive a call from a debt collector, rather than ignoring it, simply pick up...

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  • Apr 3, 2014

GM Recalls 1.6 Million Cars With Defective Ignition Switch, Airbag Problems

General Motors has recalled 1.6 million vehicles due to a defective ignition switch that can cause engines to shut off and prevent airbags from deploying...

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  • Mar 18, 2014

Possible Data Breach at Michaels Stores, Retailer Admits

The U.S. Secret Service is currently investigating a possible data breach at Michaels Stores after banking industry sources found fraudulent activity on cards of customers...

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  • Mar 7, 2014

Secret Service Investigating Potential Data Breach at Sears

Following a string of publicized data breaches among well-known retailers including Target and Neiman Marcus, Sears Holdings Corp. announced on Friday that it is investigating...

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  • Mar 4, 2014

Receive a Letter from Florida Hospital About Dr. Lu's Spinal Surgeries?

If you received a letter from Florida Hospital Medical Group concerning a spinal surgery performed by Dr. William Lu, the attorneys at Morgan & Morgan...

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  • Feb 28, 2014

Morgan & Morgan Investigating Neiman Marcus Data Breach

The attorneys at Morgan & Morgan are investigating claims on behalf of those who were affected by the Neiman Marcus data breach. In January 2014,...

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  • Feb 28, 2014

Men's Desire to Stay Young Exploited by Testosterone Treatment Makers

Every day, we are bombarded with advertisements touting how certain products will keep us young. This marketing tactic is used to sell everything from cars,...

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  • Feb 24, 2014

JPML Approves Consolidation of Lipitor Diabetes Lawsuits to SC Court

On Tuesday, the Judicial Panel on Multidistrict Litigation (JPML) approved a motion to consolidate all federally-filed lawsuits alleging a link between Lipitor and type 2...

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  • Feb 20, 2014