Toll Roads Litigation

CGL brought a series of class actions against operators of toll roads throughout the state of California, alleging that that those entities improperly shared drivers’ Personally Identifiable Information (“PII”) in violation of California law. Two of the four cases have been settled and two more are currently in active litigation. These cases include: In re [...]

2022-08-06T14:43:04+00:00August 6th, 2022|Cases, Consumer Protection|

Contaminated Family Dollar Product Litigation

In Re: Family Dollar Stores, Inc., Pest Infestation Litigation, MDL 3032 (Western District of Tennessee). Alleges that various products sold at Family Dollar stores located in the states of Tennessee, Alabama, Arkansas, Louisiana, Missouri, and Mississippi, pose health and safety risks as the result of being shelved in Family Dollar’s West Memphis, Arkansas distribution facility [...]

2022-08-06T14:31:14+00:00August 6th, 2022|Cases, Consumer Protection|

Contaminated Prenatal Vitamin Litigation

Goodwin-Koenig, et al. v. Target Corporation, 22-cv-00212 (Eastern District of California). Alleges that Defendant’s Prenatal Vitamins contain dangerous heavy metals and that Defendant mislabeled the amount of Folic Acid in the products. For additional information, please contact attorneys Charles LaDuca or Brendan Thompson at (202) 789-3960 or by email at charles@cuneolaw.com or brendant@cuneolaw.com.

2022-08-06T14:29:01+00:00August 6th, 2022|Cases, Consumer Protection|

Contaminated Baby Food Litigation

In Re Plum Baby Food Litigation, 4:21-cv-00913 (Northern District of California). In re Gerber Products Heavy Metals Baby Food Litigation, 22-cv-00269 (Eastern District of Virginia). In re Hain Celestial Heavy Metals Baby Food Litigation, 21-cv-00678 (Eastern District of New York). In re Beech-Nut Baby Food Litigation, 21-cv-00133 (Northern District of New York). In re Nurture [...]

2022-08-06T14:29:33+00:00August 6th, 2022|Cases, Consumer Protection|

Thread Count Litigation

CGL brought a series of class actions against sellers of bedding sheets who allegedly inflated thread counts to charge more money . These cases include: Hill, et al. v. AQ Textiles LLC, Creative Textile Mills, 19-cv-00983 ( Middle District of North Carolina). Hawes, et al. v. Macy’s West Stores, Inc., 17-cv-1754 (Southern District of Ohio). [...]

2022-08-06T14:24:04+00:00May 22nd, 2020|Cases, Complex Litigation, Consumer Protection|

Contaminated Pet Food Litigation

In re Big Heart Pet Brands Litig., Case No. 4:18-cv-00861-JSW (U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California). Zeiger v. WellPet LLC, Case No. 3:17-CV-04056-WHO (U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California). Leppert, et al. v. Champion Petfoods USA, Inc., et al., Case No. 1:18-cv-04347 (U.S. District Court for the Northern District [...]

2022-04-13T20:52:36+00:00November 6th, 2018|Cases, Consumer Protection|

Honda Hybrid False Advertising

In John True v. American Honda Motor Co., Plaintiffs challenged claims of fuel efficiency in the Honda Civic Hybrid, as well as a software update that further degraded the advertised fuel efficiency performance of the vehicles.  After several years of contentious litigation, the case settled for a package of settlement benefits that the reviewing Judge [...]

2018-05-03T16:01:16+00:00July 28th, 2016|Accomplishments, Complex Litigation, Consumer Protection|

Debit Card Overdraft Fees

In Re: HSBC Bank USA, N.A. Debit Card Overdraft Fee Litigation, Case No. 2:13-md-02451-ADS-AKT (U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York); In re HSBC Bank U.S.A., N.S., Checking Account Overdraft Litigation, Case No. 650562/2011 (New York Supreme Court). Cuneo Gilbert & LaDuca, LLP, and three other firms, were appointed as Co-Interim Lead [...]

2018-01-14T19:51:15+00:00March 16th, 2015|Cases, Complex Litigation, Consumer Protection|

Buchwald v. Citibank, N.A.

Jonathan Cuneo and Monica Miller recently represented the trustee of the estate of famed humorist Arthur Buchwald in a dispute with Citibank, N.A., Buchwald v. Citibank, N.A. (D.D.C. 2014),  in which the estate alleged that Citibank’s negligence permitted rogue financial advisor Kenneth Starr to embezzle funds from the estate through the establishment of an unauthorized line [...]

2018-05-02T16:37:53+00:00March 11th, 2015|Accomplishments, Complex Litigation, Consumer Protection|

APPLE STORAGE LITIGATION

Orshan v. Apple Inc., Civil Action No. 5:14-cv-05659 (U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California). This case concerns allegations that the iOS 8 operating system on certain Apple devices consumes a substantial portion of the total available storage on the devices.  The complaint asserts that Apple provides consumers materially less storage than they are [...]

2018-05-02T19:22:58+00:00January 5th, 2015|Cases, Complex Litigation, Consumer Protection|