Category: Financial News

Illinois Facebook Users Can Apply for $400 Cash Settlement

Illinois Facebook Users Can Apply for $400 Cash Settlement

Facebook users in Illinois who appeared in photos after June 7, 2011 can apply for $400 as part of a class action lawsuit settlement.

/ September 22, 2020
LG Refrigerator Settlement Offers Cash Payouts to 1.6 Million Owners

LG Refrigerator Settlement Offers Cash Payouts to 1.6 Million Owners

LG has agreed to pay a class action settlement to around 1.6 million owners of refrigerators that are prone to cooling breakdowns.

/ September 18, 2020
Westinghouse Portable Generators Recalled for Fire Hazard

Westinghouse Portable Generators Recalled for Fire Hazard

It's hurricane season, and 2 models of Westinghouse Dual Fuel Portable Generators from Amazon, Sam's Club, and other stores were recalled for leaking fuel.

/ September 17, 2020
Tristar Power Pressure Cooker Lawsuit

Tristar Products Hit With Lawsuit After Pressure Cooker Explodes

Tristar Products, the "As Seen on TV" company, has been hit with yet another lawsuit involving a Power Pressure Cooker XL explosion.

/ September 8, 2020
$360 Million in Lawsuits Filed After Deadly Texas Pipeline Explosion

$360 Million in Lawsuits Filed After Deadly Texas Pipeline Explosion

Over $360 million in lawsuits were filed after a deadly explosion occurred when a dredging ship hit an underwater gas pipeline in Corpus Christi, Texas.

/ September 4, 2020
Cuisinart Pressure Cooker Filed by Family in New Jersey

Cuisinart Pressure Cooker Lawsuit Filed by Family in New Jersey

A family in New Jersey filed a lawsuit accusing Cuisinart of selling a defective pressure cooker that exploded hot food when they opened it.

/ September 1, 2020
TD Bank Pays $122 Million Overdraft Fee Settlement

TD Bank Pays $122 Million Overdraft Fee Settlement

TD Bank will pay $122 million to the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau to settle claims of issuing illegal $35 overdraft fees for debit and ATM transactions.

/ August 31, 2020
Lithonia Recalls LED Ceiling Light Brackets for Injury Risk

Lithonia Recalls LED Ceiling Light Brackets for Injury Risk

After reports of ceiling lights falling and injuring people, Lithonia Lighting recalled over 318,500 CFMK brackets for CPANL LED ceiling light fixtures.

/ August 19, 2020
Bayer Sets Aside $1.5 Billion for Essure Lawsuit Settlements

Bayer Sets Aside $1.5 Billion for Essure Lawsuit Settlements

Bayer has set aside nearly $1.5 billion as it tries to pay settlements in approximately 32,000 Essure lawsuits.

/ August 5, 2020
Sexual Abuse Lawsuit Filed by 53 Former U-M Students

Sexual Abuse Lawsuit Filed by 53 Former U-M Students

A lawsuit has been filed by more than 50 former University of Michigan students who say they were sexually abused by Dr. Robert Anderson.

/ July 31, 2020