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Similac, Alimentum, EleCare Contamination with Cronobacter, Salmonella Class Action

On February 18, 2020, Abbott Laboratories (which does business as Abbott Nutrition) announced a recall of certain lots of its baby formula being sold under the brand names Similac, Alimentum, and EleCare. This class action alleges that Abbot Labs bears responsibility for the contamination of these lots with Cronobacter and Salmonella bacteria.  Read more

Baby Drinking from Bottle

Similac, Alimentum, EleCare Tainted with Cronobacter, Salmonella Class Action

Several brands of formula are made by Abbott Laboratories, Inc., including Similac, Alimentum, and EleCare. This class action sues Abbott for promoting these formulas as safe for infants when, in fact, the complaint alleges, they cause gastrointestinal sicknesses such as Cronobacter sakazakii and Salmonella, diarrhea, and other problems.  Read more

Bottle in Foreground, Baby in Background

Baby Formula Contaminated with Cronobacter, Salmonella Class Action

Abbott Laboratories, Inc. makes a number of infant formulas that are sold under the Similac, Alimentum, and EleCare brands. The complaint alleges that certain lots of the formulas were tainted with Cronobacter and Salmonella bacteria that produced infections, sickness, and even death in babies who drank the formula.  Read more

Troubled Baby Drinking from Baby Bottle

7-Eleven No Warnings on Super-Addictive Juul E-Cigarettes Florida Class Action

Among the products 7-Eleven stores sell are tobacco and other smoking products. These now include Juul e-cigarettes. This class action brings suit against 7-Eleven, Inc., alleging that the company knew about the extra-addictive nature of e-cigarettes but marketed them as a safer or at least comparable alternative to tobacco cigarettes. The complaint alleges that “a  Read more

7-Eleven Store

Ford Underreporting of Emissions-Related Parts California Class Action

The California Code of Regulations (CCR) requires that car makers identify to the California Air Resources Board all high-cost emissions-related parts, as part of its Emission Control System Warranty Requirements, and to warrant those parts for seven years or 70,000 miles. The complaint alleges that Ford Motor Company, Inc. tries to minimize its warranty obligations  Read more

2016 Ford Focus

Generac Standby Generators May Corrode, Leak, and Cause Fires Class Action

How would you feel if you bought an item that had a dangerous defect, and the maker wanted to charge you to inspect it for this defect? That’s what the complaint for this class action alleges has happened with standby generators from Generac Power Systems, Inc. The complaint claims that the generators may develop corrosion  Read more

Generac Generator

Philips CPAP, BiPAP Device PE-PUR Foam Deterioration Illinois Class Action

The defendants in this case—a group of Philips companies, including Koninklijke Philips NV, Philips North America, LLC, and Philips RS North America, LLC—make machines that help people breathe. They include Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP) and Bi-Level Positive Airway Pressure (BiPAP) machines as well as mechanical ventilators. The complaint for this class action alleges that  Read more

Philips Respironics BiPAP Machine

SoClean CPAP Cleaning Devices Produce Ozone Texas Class Action

SoClean, Inc. makes devices to clean continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) machines. But the complaint for this class action alleges that SoClean uses ozone for cleaning, and that it makes false statements about both this toxic gas and its devices, misrepresenting their potential dangers to humans.  Read more

SoClean 2 CPAP Sanitizing Machine

HondaJet 90-Day Run Frequency and Disassembly Requirement Class Action

Honda Aircraft Company, Inc. and Honda Aircraft Company, LLC make and sell HondaJets. The complaint for this class action alleges that Honda issued maintenance recommendations for aircraft that were used less often during the Covid-19 pandemic, and that it may now require a $700,000 engine disassembly for those that did not follow the new recommendations.  Read more

A HondaJet in Flight

Logitech Defective Alert System Settlement

Logitech, Inc. is settling a combined class action regarding its Logitech Alert System. The complaint alleged the system had flaws or defects and that customers had difficulties when attempting to use the company’s warranty program. The complaint claimed that Logitech had breached its express and implied warranties and violated consumer protection laws.  Read more

A Logitech Security Camera