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.

  • 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...

  • Vantage Travel Consumer Fraud Class Action Filed Over 5 Star Luxury Cruise
    Vantage Travel Consumer Fraud Class Action Filed Over 5 Star Luxury Cruise
    June 5 2017

    Santa Clara, CA: A consumer fraud class action lawsuit has been filed against Vantage Travel Service Inc., d/b/a Vantage Deluxe World Travel and Vantage Adventures, alleging the tour companies failed to provide a 15-day luxury “Majestic Rivers of...

  • WIX TCPA Class Action Lawsuit Filed
    WIX TCPA Class Action Lawsuit Filed
    June 2 2017

    Santa Clara, CA: WIX.com is facing a Telephone Consumer protection Act (TCPA) class action lawsuit brought by plaintiffs who allege the company made unsolicited automated telemarketing text messages to cellular phones without obtaining prior...

  • Ford Focus and  Fiesta Defective PowerShift  Transmissions Class Action Lawsuit Filed
    Ford Focus and Fiesta Defective PowerShift Transmissions Class Action Lawsuit Filed
    June 1 2017

    Santa Clara, CA: A defective automotive class action lawsuit has been filed against Ford Motor Co. alleging that Ford’s model year 2012-16 Focus and 2011-16 Fiesta sedans have defective PowerShift transmissions, a problem that has been ongoing...