Class Action Lawsuits

Class Action Lawsuits

Filed class action lawsuits seeking claimants. A class action lawsuit is when there is a large group of people who file a complaint against a defendant for similar grievances. The lawsuit is filed on behalf of everyone in the class, that class being a group of people who share similar circumstances, injuries and damages. For example, if there is a food illness class action lawsuit, all plaintiffs in the class would have had the same injury (e.g., salmonella) as a result of eating the same tainted food. A lawyer may file a class action lawsuit on behalf of all injured parties who are seeking compensation from the defendant.

  • Dunkin’ Donuts Consumer Fraud Class Action Lawsuit Filed
    Dunkin’ Donuts Consumer Fraud Class Action Lawsuit Filed
    June 27 2017

    Santa Clara, CA: Dunkin’ Donuts is facing a consumer fraud class action lawsuit over allegations it advertises steak sandwiches that do not contain steak. Instead, the lawsuit states, Dunkin’ Donuts serves inferior beef patties that contain...

  • GrubHub Faces Consumer Fraud Class Action Lawsuit
    GrubHub Faces Consumer Fraud Class Action Lawsuit
    June 27 2017

    Santa Clara, CA: The food delivery app GrubHub Inc., is facing a proposed consumer fraud class action lawsuit over allegations its actual delivery fees are higher than advertised. Filed by plaintiff Matthew Stockman in Illinois, the complaint...

  • Luxury Chauffeurs File Employment Class Action Against Mears Transportation
    Luxury Chauffeurs File Employment Class Action Against Mears Transportation
    June 21 2017

    Santa Clara, CA: An employment class action lawsuit has been filed by chauffeurs for Mears Transportation, alleging the company has failed to compensate them for at least $50 million in unpaid overtime, employment taxes, and certain ordinary...

  • Tim Hortons Franchisees File Class Action Lawsuit
    Tim Hortons Franchisees File Class Action Lawsuit
    June 19 2017

    Toronto, ONT: Tim Hortons is facing an unfair business practices class action lawsuit filed by a group of Tim Hortons franchisees alleging the company has mismanaged the brand, making it harder for the franchisees to stay in business. The class...

  • CenturyLink Facing Class Action Lawsuit over Fraudulent Accounts
    CenturyLink Facing Class Action Lawsuit over Fraudulent Accounts
    June 19 2017

    Santa Clara, CA: CenturyLink Inc, is facing a consumer fraud class action lawsuit filed by a former employee turned Whistleblower, who alleges the telecommunications company employed high pressure sales tactics which resulted in consumers...

  • Hyundai Faces Defective Automotive Class Action Lawsuit Over  Power Steering
    Hyundai Faces Defective Automotive Class Action Lawsuit Over Power Steering
    June 13 2017

    Santa Clara, CA: Hyundai is facing a defective automotive class action lawsuit over allegations its power steering systems in certain vehicles can unexpectedly become difficult of impossible to steer, and that Hyundai willfully concealed the...

  • California Medical Treatment Center Faces Consumer Fraud Class Action Over CoolScultping Treatment
    California Medical Treatment Center Faces Consumer Fraud Class Action Over CoolScultping Treatment
    June 12 2017

    Santa Clara, CA A consumer fraud class action lawsuit has been filed against Zeltiq Aesthetics Inc., by two consumers who allege the medical treatment company, based in California, negligently misrepresented the benefits of its CoolSculpting medical...

  • Dell Facing TCPA Class Action Lawsuit
    Dell Facing TCPA Class Action Lawsuit
    June 7 2017

    Santa Clara, CA: Dell is facing a potential Telephone Consumer protection Act (TCPA) class action lawsuit filed by a customer who alleges the computer maker made unlawful calls to him to solicit their services. Filed by John Sloatman III, the...

  • Subaru Defective Windshield Class Action Lawsuit Filed
    Subaru Defective Windshield Class Action Lawsuit Filed
    June 7 2017

    Santa Clara, CA: Subaru is facing a proposed consumer fraud class action lawsuit over allegations it knowingly sold vehicles with defective windshields that are prone to spontaneous shattering. Filed by Lucia Luong, who purchased a new 2015...

  • Five Guys Burgers Faces Employment Class Action Lawsuit
    Five Guys Burgers Faces Employment Class Action Lawsuit
    June 6 2017

    Santa Clara, CA: The popular burger chain Five Guys is facing a potential class action lawsuit brought by a former employee who claims the company violated the Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA) and California labor law by conducting background...