Consumer Alerts (page 8)
Samsung Galaxy Phones Contain Flaw That Allows Hackers Access
According to media reports, Samsung Galaxy smartphones contain a software flaw that allows hackers to gain access to the phones. The software vulnerability affects 600...
- Jun 19, 2015
Online Dating Site Adult Friend Finder Hit by Data Breach
Reports have surfaced that hackers gained access to the personal information of current and former users of Adult Friend Finder, an online dating website often...
- May 27, 2015
1.1 Million Affected by CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield Data Breach
CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield has announced that hackers breached the company’s data security measures and stole the personal information of 1.1 million current and former members....
- May 21, 2015
ExamSoft to Settle Bar Exam Software Glitch Class Action for $2.1 Million
ExamSoft Worldwide Inc. has agreed to pay $2.1 million to settle a class action lawsuit filed by state bar applicants who claimed a glitch in...
- May 11, 2015
Morgan & Morgan Files TurboTax Class Action
Morgan & Morgan has filed a proposed class action lawsuit against Intuit Inc., the makers of popular tax preparation software TurboTax, over allegations that the...
- Apr 23, 2015
Class Action Lawsuit: Nissan Hid Floorboard Rust Problem from Consumers
A putative class action lawsuit has been filed against Nissan North America Inc. alleging the company did not disclose to consumers that certain Altima vehicle...
- Apr 16, 2015
Morgan & Morgan Files Class Action Lawsuits Against Lumber Liquidators
NOTE: WE ARE NO LONGER ACCEPTING THESE CASES. Morgan & Morgan has filed consumer class actions against Lumber Liquidators in Florida, Louisiana and California. More...
- Mar 31, 2015
Premera Blue Cross: 11M May Have Been Affected by Data Breach
Premera Blue Cross is the latest health insurance company to disclose that the personal and medical information of millions of its customers may have been...
- Mar 18, 2015
Data Breaches: A Chronology
If you were asked to guess how many personal data records (containing social security numbers, credit card information, and so on) had been breached since...
- Mar 6, 2015
Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group Confirms Data Breach
High-end hotel chain Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group confirmed Wednesday that its hotels had been the victim of a credit card data breach. As reported by...
- Mar 5, 2015
Anthem Says Up to 18.8M Non-Customers Also Affected by Data Breach
In the wake of Anthem Inc.’s historic data breach that saw as many as 80 million of its customers’ personal information stolen by cyber criminals,...
- Feb 27, 2015
Attorneys Yaeger, Yanchunis File Suit Against Electrolux Over Moldy Washers
Morgan & Morgan’s Complex Litigation attorney John A. Yanchunis, along with Edward A. Wallace of Wexler & Wallace, have filed a class action lawsuit in...
- Jan 26, 2015
Women's Clothing Retailer Bebe Latest To Be Hit With Data Breach
On December 5, 2014, the women’s clothing retailer Bebe confirmed that a number of its stores were affected by a data breach that took place...
- Dec 5, 2014
FDA Recommends Black Box Warnings for Power Morcellators
The FDA is recommending that manufacturers of power morcellators – surgical tools used during a procedure known as morcellation – add three warnings, including a...
- Nov 25, 2014
Stryker Agrees to Settle Hip Implant Cases for $1 Billion
On November 3, 2014, Stryker Corp. agreed to pay $1 billion to settle thousands of lawsuits filed on behalf of patients who underwent corrective surgeries...
- Nov 4, 2014