Roundup Products

Walmart No Cancer Warnings on Roundup California Class Action

The herbicide Roundup contains a substance called glyphosate which is alleged to be a carcinogen. This class action brings suit against Walmart, Inc. for selling various formulations of Roundup “despite knowledge that Roundup may cause cancer.”  Read more

Consumer
Unfair Business Practices, Hazardous or Toxic Materials
A Canandaigua Location

Canandaigua National Bank & Trust Improper Overdraft Fees Class Action

Banks have sometimes been accused of charging overdraft (OD) or non-sufficient funds (NSF) fees in situations where they would not have expected to incur them. This case brings suit against Canandaigua National Bank & Trust (CNB) for charging customers OD fees even when their statements never show an overdraft.  Read more

Consumer
Your Bank, Overdraft Fees, Additional charges in breach of contract
Building with words "Suffolk University"

Suffolk University No Refunds for Covid-19 Closure Class Action

If a university closes it campus to prevent the spread of Covid-19, does it owe its students refunds on tuition and fees, even if it still provides them with credit for the academic semester? That’s the question a number of class actions are asking these days. In this case, the school is Suffolk University, located  Read more

Consumer
Failure To Pay For Refund, Education
Roger Williams University Campus

Roger Williams University No Refunds for Covid-19 Closure Class Action

This is one of a number of recent class actions bringing suit against universities for tuition refunds after the schools closed their campuses to prevent the spread of Covid-19. In this case, Roger Williams University (RWU) closed its campus on March 11, 2020, telling students not to return to campus from their spring break.  Read more

Consumer
Failure To Pay For Refund, Education
Bottle of Vitafusion Women's Complete Multivitamin

L’il Critters and Vitafusion “Complete” Multivitamin Investigation

Do you or members of your family take vitamins to provide all the essential nutrients your body needs? Did you buy L’il Critters Multivitamins, Vitafusion Women’s Complete Multivitamins, or Vitafusion Men’s Complete Multivitamins because the advertising claimed they are “complete” and provide “essential” nutrients?  Read more

Consumer
Deceptive Labels, Deceptive Advertising, Contains Too Little of Featured Ingredients
Empty Gym

Investigation of Covid-19 Business Cancelations with No Refunds

To stop or slow the spread of the coronavirus, many businesses and organizations have shut down or curtailed services. But what happens if you’ve already paid for those services and they’re no longer available? Some businesses are giving refunds, but others are offering credits that may turn out to be useless or simply shrugging. A  Read more

Consumer
Unfair Services, Failure To Pay For Refund
Credit Cards and Computer Keyboard

Investigation of Foreign Transaction Fees on Payments at Foreign Websites

Do you shop on foreign websites? Has your debit or credit card been charged a foreign (or international) transaction fee on a purchase you made there?  Read more

Consumer
Foreign or International Transaction Charges, Debit or Credit Card Fees
Xbox One Controller

Xbox One Drifting Controller Investigation

Is your Xbox One controller experiencing “stick drift”? That is, does the analog stick drift, or cause movement, on its own, without your touching it? Online complaints indicate that this can happen even when controllers are only a few months old. Unfortunately, warranties on these accessories can be as short as 90 days, so that  Read more

Consumer
Electronic Parts Components and Systems, Electronic Games, Defective Electronics System
DevaCurl No-Poo and One Conditioner Bottles

DevaCurl No-Poo Hair Products Hair and Scalp Damage Class Action

Deva Concepts, LLC makes non-shampoo cleansers, conditioners, and other haircare products that are purportedly designed for curly hair, under the name DevaCurl. Three plaintiffs bring suit against the company in this class action, alleging that the products actually damage hair and scalp.  Read more

Consumer
Deceptive Advertising, Causing damage
InventHelp Logo: Caveman Carving Stone Wheel

InventHelp Inadequate Services for Inventors Class Action

Invention Submission Corporation (ISC), which does business as InventHelp, purports to submit inventions to companies who might be interested in commercializing them and to provide other help to inventors. The complaint for this class action brings suit for violations of the American Inventor’s Protection Act (AIPA) and breach of contract, alleging ISC and its related  Read more

Consumer
Inventions, Did Not Perform as Promised