Consumer Alerts (page 8)


What Can I Do If I Own a Volkswagen Vehicle Affected By the Emissions Scandal?

Media reports recently disclosed damning information about German vehicle manufacturer Volkswagen’s attempt to “cheat” U.S. emissions standards in an effort to shore up lagging sales....

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  • Oct 1, 2015

Volkswagen Faces Huge Firestorm Amidst Emission Scandal

As of Wednesday, September 24, Volkswagen’s CEO Martin Winterkorn officially resigned as chief executive. Winterkorn states that he takes responsibility of the emission cheating scandal...

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  • Sep 24, 2015

Are You Putting Your Heart At Risk While Treating Diabetes With Onglyza?

Type 2 diabetes can be a difficult disease to manage. There are a variety of medications doctors prescribe to their patients to get excess blood...

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  • Sep 8, 2015

IVC Blood Clot Filters Might Cause Serious Complications

IVC (inferior vena cava) blood clot filters were created to protect high-risk individuals from possibly fatal blood clots that form in other areas of the...

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  • Sep 3, 2015

Xarelto Linked to Serious Bleeding, Complications, and Death

Xarelto (rivaroxaban)—an anticoagulant (or blood thinner) developed by Bayer Pharmaceuticals and Johnson & Johnson’s Janssen Pharmaceuticals—is linked to serious, sometimes fatal bleeding events. Xarelto is...

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  • Aug 13, 2015

Data Breach Lawsuits and Information: A Roundup

Our attorneys at Morgan & Morgan are investigating potential class action lawsuits on behalf of consumers whose information was stolen as a result of a...

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  • Jul 30, 2015

FDA Warns of Dangers Associated with New Diabetes Medication

For the nearly 30 million Americans living with type 2 diabetics, new advancements in drug treatments are big news—especially when they promise better control over...

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  • Jul 24, 2015

3M Medical Equipment May Cause Serious Joint Infections

For the past few years, a debate has been raging in the medical community regarding the use of surgical warming blankets. A pending lawsuit alleges...

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  • Jul 15, 2015

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...

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  • 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...

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  • 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....

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  • 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...

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  • 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...

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  • 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...

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  • Apr 16, 2015

Morgan & Morgan Files Class Action Lawsuits Against Lumber Liquidators

Morgan & Morgan has filed consumer class actions against Lumber Liquidators in Florida, Louisiana and California. More than 50 similar cases have been filed across...

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  • Mar 31, 2015