Apple Powerbeats 2 Earphones Settlement

It’s costing Apple a little less than $10 million to settle this class action about its Powerbeats 2 earphones. The complaint alleged that the earphones have a defect so that they stop working and are unable to retain a charge, even after just minimal usage. It claimed that Apple misrepresented the product’s battery life, improperly  Read more

Powerbeats 2 Earphones

Subaru Outbacks, Ascents Repeated Battery Failure Class Action

The complaint for this class action alleges that certain Subaru Outbacks and Ascents have an electrical system defect that causes their batteries to fail unexpectedly. The failure, the complaint says, leaves victims stranded and in need of roadside assistance, jump starts, and repeated battery replacements.  Read more

2019 Subaru Outback

Used Tesla Vehicles Battery Deterioration and Warranty Class Action

Are Teslas cutting-edge vehicles? What would a used Tesla be like? Tesla touts its “best warranty and service program in the world,” but the complaint for this class action alleges that some buyers of pre-owned Teslas can’t get warranty coverage for needed battery repairs or replacement.  Read more

2017 Tesla Model S 60

BMW N63 Engine Oil Consumption Settlement

BMW of North America, LLC and Bayerische Motoren  Werke AG is settling a class action suit by offering a variety of benefits to owners of certain of their vehicles. The complaint alleged that certain model year 2009 to 2014 BMW 5 series, 6 series, 7 series, X5, and X6 vehicles that are equipped with an  Read more

Volvo Defective Satellite Receiver Class Action Lawsuit

This lawsuit alleges that Volvo has a software flaw in its satellite radio receiver such that the device continues to search for a satellite signal even when the car is not running.  This drains the car’s battery when the car is not running, which in turn prevents the car owner from starting their car.  Read more