Consumer Protection

Valsartan Contamination Consumer Fraud Litigation

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Huge amounts of the hypertension drug Valsartan, the generic equivalent of the hypertension drug Diovan, were contaminated with a carcinogen called NDMA. In the wake of the Valsartan contamination and ensuing drug recall, lawsuits were filed across the United States on behalf of patients who purchased the unsafe contaminated drug, including for fraud and violation of warranties as well as other laws relating to the safe sale and distribution of prescription drugs. Valsartan is sold in the U.S. by three companies, Teva, Major Pharmaceuticals, and Solco Healthcare, and all of the blood drug that was recalled was manufactured by the Zhejiang Huahai Pharmaceutical Co. Ltd. of China.

The recall began after the U.S. FDA announced it had reason to believe some of the Valsartan entering the U.S. had become contaminated with N-nitrosodimethylamine (NDMA), considered a probable human carcinogen. The agency is still investigating, but said the contamination was believed to be related to changes in the way that Valsartan was manufactured. There are allegations in the lawsuits that as early as 2012 distributors ignored clear warning signs regarding the operating standards at the manufacturing plant in China

Valsartan recalls are ongoing, and now plaintiffs’ claims for economic loss are being included in the budding federal blood medication multidistrict litigation recently centralized in New Jersey.

Outreach to Patients Using Valsartan for Hypertension Control

If you have been prescribed valsartan and you were informed by your doctor, or otherwise learned, that your drug was recalled, the fraud and consumer safety lawyers at Lieff Cabraser welcome the chance to talk with you about your case against the manufacturer and distributors of Valsartan. You can contact us using the form below, or by calling us toll-free at ‪1 800 321-1510‬. All information will be treated with the highest confidentiality, and there is no charge for our review of your case.


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Select Portfolio Servicing Mortgage Fraud

Mortgage Fraud

Lieff Cabraser is investigating widespread complaints that Select Portfolio Servicing, Inc. is defrauding customers through improper interest rate change calculations and illegal collection of late fees on post-acceleration mortgage loans. As a result, you may be paying too much for your mortgage loan.

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If you have a mortgage serviced by Select Portfolio Servicing, you may be paying too much, including improper and illegal late fees. Contact a national consumer rights lawyer at Lieff Cabraser today for a free, no-obligation review of your potential case.


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Greenway Health Breach of Contract and Fraud

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Lieff Cabraser is investigating allegations of fraud and other deceptive practices by Greenway Health, LLC (“Greenway”) in connection with its sale of Prime Suite, Intergy, and SuccessEHR — three Electronic Health Record (“EHR”) systems marketed to and used by healthcare providers.

For years, Greenway has promised that its software met and would meet the requirements of the Federal Government’s Meaningful Use program, which sets standards for EHR software. Unfortunately, evidence is emerging that Greenway’s software does not comply with these requirements and may not have complied with them for years.

Greenway first acknowledged problems with its software in the fall of 2018, when it alerted customers that its software could not be relied upon by providers when submitting statistics confirming the meaningful use of a certified EHR system (now under the interoperability component of the Federal MIPS program). Greenway stated that its customers would need to file hardship applications, which will result in unexpected adjustments to the scoring methodology applied by the MIPS program. This disruption could result in negative consequences for Greenway’s customers, including the loss of incentive payments or even financial penalties.

In early 2019, Greenway further disclosed that its software had failed to accurately calculate some of the quality measures used for reporting to the MIPS program. For many providers, this adverse information was disclosed shortly before the deadline for reporting to the Government, and could result in providers experiencing further problems with submissions to the MIPS program or incurring financial penalties.

Finally, in early 2019, Greenway settled a False Claims Act lawsuit brought by the United States Department of Justice for $57.25 million. The Government’s complaint against Greenway, which was only recently revealed to the public, cites numerous admissions by Greenway’s employees that its software did not satisfy the requirements of the Meaningful Use program. The complaint alleges that despite knowing the problems with its software, Greenway falsely represented to users that the software was fully compliant with the Meaningful Use program.

If you are or were a customer, user or business partner of Greenway who relied on Greenway’s assurances that Prime Suite, SuccessEHR, or Intergy satisfied the requirements of the Meaningful Use program, we invite you to complete the contact form below or call us toll-free at 1 800 541-7358.

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Lieff Cabraser is a national law firm that represents consumers and small businesses throughout the United States in fraud and deceptive practices lawsuits, including healthcare providers in a lawsuit against eClinicalWorks, a large EHR vendor. The information you provide will assist our investigation. We will review and evaluate your complaint for free and without any obligation on your part.


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Fleetcor

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Lieff Cabraser and co-counsel represent a family-owned trucking company on behalf of a class of plaintiffs in federal fraud litigation against Fleetcor over allegations that despite being sold as a cost-saving device, Fleetcor’s “Fuelman” gas card was a predatory scheme to charge clients more than the face amount of gas at pumps.

As detailed in the Complaint, the Fuelman card was more expensive than the price at the pump because of Fuelman’s allegedly deceptive fees and charges, often several dollars for each trip to the pump. This was so even though Fleetcor promised its customers that they would pay “No fees for set-up, transactions, or annual membership.” The improper and predatory fees included “Minimum Program Administration Fees,” “Clean Advantage Fees,” and miscellaneous “Other Charges.”

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We are interested in learning of any problems you have had with Fleetcor “Fuelman” gas cards and related charges. The information you provide will assist in holding Fleetcor accountable for its alleged fraud and predatory conduct. Please use the form below to contact us. We will review your claim without any charge or obligation on your part.


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Westgate Resorts

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On September 26, 2018, Lieff Cabraser and co-counsel filed a consumer fraud lawsuit in federal court in the Eastern District of Tennessee on behalf of purchasers of timeshare interests at the Westgate Smoky Mountain Resort in Gatlinburg, Tennessee, against Westgate Resorts, Ltd. and its related entities.

The complaint in the lawsuit alleges that Westgate engages in fraudulent conduct, fails to disclose material facts and required disclosures, and fails to provide purchasers adequate use and enjoyment of the timeshares they have purchased, all in violation of Tennessee state law. The complaint alleges that as part of its scheme, Westgate utilizes a closing folio that contains a “secret pocket” which closing agents often use to hide key disclosures.

The complaint also alleges that because Westgate oversells its units, restricts their availability, and uses many of the units for nightly rentals and for soliciting new buyers, units are often completely unavailable for “owners” during the times they intend to use them. In short, according to the complaint, Westgate’s scheme leaves purchasers with nothing but the obligation to pay additional fees and charges.

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If you have experienced these kinds of problems at Westgate Resorts, we welcome the opportunity to speak with you. Use the form below or call us at 1 800 541-7358 for a free, no-obligation review of your case.


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Wells Fargo Bank Fees for Unwanted Bank Products

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Wells Fargo is alleged to have charged customers monthly fees for years for dozens of products they didn’t want and didn’t understand

Lieff Cabraser is investigating consumer complaints that Wells Fargo charged potentially hundreds of thousands of banking customers monthly fees for unwanted pet insurance, legal services and other add-on services the customer did not consent to or use.

The new complaints come after Wells Fargo is already reeling in the wake of multiple other customer fraud scandals, including the creation of millions of similarly unconsented and unwanted bank customer credit accounts. These new monthly add-on product charges are being investigated by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, which is focusing on how much customers were deceived, customer awareness of the products added to their monthly bills, and their ability to cancel the add-on products.

The bank claims it stopped selling these more than 85 consumer add-on products some time in 2017, but is only now notifying its customers. However, as the Wall Street Journal has reported, “some products are being terminated immediately, while others aren’t being renewed after they expire.”

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If you believe you were charged monthly fees for unwanted add-on products, please use the form below or call us today at 1 800 541-7358. Lieff Cabraser’s consumer protection lawyers welcome the opportunity to review your case without charge or obligation. The information you provide will help us hold Wells Fargo fully accountable for any of these most-recently alleged improper and illegal practices.


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Private Parking Citation Fraud

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Lieff Cabraser, a national law firm with decades of experience representing and recovering money for victims of fraud, is investigating SP+, a parking lot operator, and Citation Collection Systems (operated by T2 Systems), for issuing private and illegitimate parking fines, collecting personally identifiable information from state departments of motor vehicles in violation of federal law, and then sending predatory mailings in an effort to collect payment.

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If you received a mailing from SP+ or Citation Collection Services instructing you to pay a parking citation, we would welcome the opportunity to speak with you. The notice you received in the mail may read “Courtesy Notice for Parking Violation.” You also may have received a letter that appeared to originate from a collections agency. Regardless of the form of the mailing, you also may have been asked to make payment at www.violationnotices.com.

The information you provide will assist us in holding these entities accountable for their deceptive conduct. There is no charge for our review of your case, and calls are confidential. Please use the form on this page or call us toll-free today at 1 800 541-7358.


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Church & Dwight Vitafusion B Folic Acid Underreporting

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Lieff Cabraser is investigating consumer complaints that Church & Dwight Co. understates the amount of folic acid in its Vitafusion B Complex Adult Vitamin Gummies dietary supplements, making those Vitafusion B Gummies potentially health-threatening. This deceptive business practice of understating the folic acid is viewed as a fraud that breaches various warranties surrounding the Vitafusion product and provides unjust enrichment to Church & Dwight at consumers’ expense.

VITAFUSION B FOLIC ACID DANGERS
If you or a family member have been taking Church & Dwight Vitafusion B Gummies and are concerned about the alleged fraud or potentially dangerous health effects, please contact a consumer protection lawyer at Lieff Cabraser today about your case.

New Jersey corporation Church & Dwight produces and sells many dietary supplements, including Vitafusion B. Testing conducted on behalf of consumers indicates that Vitafusion B contains more than three times the amount of folic acid per serving indicated on the product label, an overabundance is potentially harmful. The Office of Dietary Supplements at the National Institute of Health notes that such elevated consumption of folic acid can increase the risk of heart attack, increase the risk of certain precancerous tumors becoming malignant, and exacerbate anemia.

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If you or a family member have been taking Church & Dwight Vitafusion B Gummies and are concerned about the alleged fraud or potentially dangerous health effects, we invite you to contact a consumer protection lawyer at Lieff Cabraser about your case. There is no charge or obligation, and the information you provide will help us hold Church & Dwight accountable for any fraud or injuries to consumers.


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American Airlines Improper/Illegal Ticket Change Fees

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Lieff Cabraser is investigating passenger complaints that American Airlines is charging travelers a $200 ticket change fee when they try to change their plane tickets less than 24 hours after the original purchase, in apparent violation of applicable rules and laws.

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If you are an American Airlines passenger and have been charged this kind of $200 change fee within the first 24 hours after purchasing tickets, we urge you to contact a consumer protection lawyer at Lieff Cabraser about your potential case by using the form below or calling us today at 1 800 541-7358. The information you provide will help us hold American Airlines accountable for improper ticket fee charges and any other violations of the rules governing plane ticket purchases in the U.S.


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New York Health Insurance Late Payments

Health Insurance Fraud Investigation

Lieff Cabraser is investigating complaints by many New Yorkers that health insurance companies are failing to timely pay health insurance claims.

Patients in New York often find themselves visiting medical doctors and other medical practice groups that are not “in network” with their health insurance company, and therefore have to submit an “out of network” claim for benefits and reimbursement. Though insurance companies usually only pay a percentage of the total out-of-network medical visit compared to in-network providers, many New Yorkers prefer the freedom to see their provider of choice, including providers that may not be “in network” with any insurance company.

Many New Yorkers are unaware that all of the below-listed insurance companies that do business in New York are required to promptly reimburse you following any out-of-network insurance claim submission for reimbursement. Failure of the insurance company to repay you within 30 days (or 45 days, if the claim was submitted by regular mail) is a violation of New York law and may entitle you to compensation that includes interest on the amount of money the insurance company failed to timely pay to you.

We are investigating these allegations with respect to numerous insurance companies doing business in New York, including:

  • Aetna
  • Capital District Physicians
  • CIGNA Health and Life Insurance Company
  • CIGNA Life Insurance Company of New York
  • Combined Life Insurance Company of New York
  • Community Blue (aka HealthNow)
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Empire HealthChoice Assurance, Inc
  • Excellus
  • Health Republic Insurance of New York, Corp.
  • HealthNow New York Inc.
  • HIP Health Maintenance Organization
  • Independent Health Association, Inc.
  • Oscar Insurance Corporation
  • Oxford Health Plans (NY), Inc.
  • UnitedHealthcare of New York, Inc.

Contact a Consumer Protection Lawyer at Lieff Cabraser

If you, or you on behalf of a loved one, have submitted a health insurance claim to be reimbursed after seeing an out-of-network provider, and the claim was not paid for 45 or more days after your submission, please contact us so that we can evaluate your claim to see if you would be entitled to compensation.

We are also interested in speaking with out-of-network medical providers who provide ‘balance billing’ options to their patients and similarly experience a delay in the payment of submitted insurance claims.


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QuoteWizard Robocall and Text Complaints

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Lieff Cabraser represents a proposed nationwide class of consumers in litigation alleging that QuoteWizard is violating consumer privacy laws via unconsented text messages and automated “robocalls” to consumers across the U.S. The Telephone Consumer Protection Act (“TCPA”) prohibits abusive telephone practices by lenders and marketers, and places strict limits on the use of autodialers to call or send texts or robocalls to cell phones. Lieff Cabraser has spearheaded a series of groundbreaking class actions under the TCPA that have led to over $280 million in settlements for consumers.

If you have been harassed by such calls or messages from QuoteWizard, contact Lieff Cabraser consumer protection lawyer John Spragens today. You can use the form below or call us toll-free at 1 800 541-7358. There is no charge or obligation for our review of your complaint.


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Ford Super Duty Diesel Emissions Complaints

Diesel Pollution Fraud

Lieff Cabraser is investigating consumer complaints that Ford Motor Company illegally installed “defeat devices” in its model year 2011-2017 F-250 and F-350 diesel Super Duty trucks to evade emissions standards.

Ford advertised the trucks as their “cleanest ever” and claimed they achieved “best in class” fuel economy. In reality, Ford’s Super Duty diesel trucks pollute well above legal limits and can achieve the touted fuel efficiencies only by substantially reducing emissions controls in actual road use. On-road and laboratory testing indicates that under normal conditions, the trucks emit Nitrous Oxide (NOx) up to five times the legal limit; with increased payload (towing), the trucks emit up to 15 times the legal limit; and at low temperatures, the trucks emit up to 30 times the legal limit.

If these allegations are correct, Ford’s Super Duty trucks are not only producing excess emissions with harmful effects on public health, but Ford is also defrauding consumers by charging them thousands of dollars extra for “clean” vehicles that are not in fact clean, and that cannot achieve the advertised fuel efficiency without producing dangerous emissions far in excess of promised amounts and legally permitted limits.

Contact a Consumer Protection Lawyer at Lieff Cabraser

If you purchased or leased a Ford Super Duty diesel truck, we encourage you to contact a consumer protection lawyer at Lieff Cabraser. We welcome the opportunity to learn of your experiences with the vehicle and answer your questions. We will review your claim for free, confidentially, and with no obligation on your part. The information you provide will help us hold Ford accountable for its alleged violations of environmental protection laws and any deceptions perpetrated upon its customers.


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California Unpaid Mortgage Interest Litigation

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Lieff Cabraser represents California homeowners in class action litigation against Bank of America alleging BofA fails to comply with a California law that requires banks to pay interest on mortgage escrow accounts.

In 2010, the United States Congress enacted the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act which included provisions to correct abusive and deceptive lending practices that contributed to the mortgage crisis, specifically with regard to the administration of escrow accounts. Recently, the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals rejected Bank of America’s assertion that the California law requiring the payment of interest on mortgage escrow accounts could not applied to it, despite Congress’s enactment of the Dodd-Frank Act.

Bank of America must now face the lawsuit that seeks to compel the bank to pay interest on the funds consumer borrowers hold in their mortgage escrow accounts. The suit also brings breach of contract claims against the bank, as plaintiff’s mortgage language specifically required Bank of America to pay escrow interest if applicable state laws require it. BofA refused to pay the required interest even though some other national banks in California do.

Contact a Consumer Protection Attorney at Lieff Cabraser

If you have a mortgage with Bank of America or any other California bank on which you suspect interest was not paid as mandated by California law, please contact us today about your case. The information you provide will assist us in learning of the full extent of the alleged fraud and in obtaining damages for affected customers, including all profits that may have been unjustly earned by the companies. We will review your complaint for free and without any obligation on your part.


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Credit Suisse Deferred Broker Compensation

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Lieff Cabraser represents a proposed class of former Credit Suisse financial advisers in a case challenging Credit Suisse’s alleged failure to pay millions dollars in deferred compensation after shuttering its U.S. brokerage operations in late 2015. The plaintiffs allege that Credit Suisse canceled deferred compensation owed to advisers under the false pretenses that they had supposedly voluntarily “resigned” from Credit Suisse, when in fact Credit Suisse simply ceased operating this business.

The case is Laver v. Credit Suisse Securities (USA) LLC, N.D. Cal., No. 18-00828.

If you are a broker who has experienced Credit Suisse withholding your compensation, we welcome the opportunity to speak with you about your case. Please use the form below to contact us.


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HCA Healthcare Fraudulent Discount Billing

Health Insurance Fraud Investigation

Lieff Cabraser is investigating complaints that HCA Healthcare is overcharging patients by improperly applying its pay-now discounts. Under the pay-now option, HCA member hospitals give patients a 10% discount for making immediate payment during a hospital or emergency room visit. The charges are based on estimates, however, as the hospital doesn’t know the real charges until they send the bill to the patient’s insurer.

The alleged fraud occurs when patients overpay via those estimates — when the care ends up costing less than a patient paid via the pay-now option, HCA does not apply the discount to the overpaid amount. The chart below illustrates the problem as reflected in a sample procedure with an original estimated cost of $1,000 that is ultimately determined to cost the patient only $400.

Sample HCA Visit & Improper Pay-Now Overage Refund
Hospital estimate $1,000
Pay-now payment by patient $900 (includes 10% discount)
Adjusted visit cost $400
Amount HCA actually bills patient $400
Amount HCA should bill patient $360 (10% pay-now discount should still apply)
Improper overage to HCA $40

This is just a single example. Had the hospital’s original estimate been accurate, a patient opting for the pay-now discount would only have paid $360. But HCA ends up billing the patient $400 for the visit because HCA fails to refund properly. Patients allege the deceptive practice allows HCA to improperly pocket the 10% discount that should have been added to the refunded overpaid fee – 10% of the difference between whatever the hospital’s original estimate was and the actual visit cost.

While the individual improper overcharges can seem minor, when scaled across HCA’s 174 hospitals and 119 freestanding surgery centers any improper overbilling may reach into the millions.

Contact a Healthcare Fraud Lawyer at Lieff Cabraser

If you or a family member suspect you have been improperly billed after an HCA hospital or ER pay-now payment was reduced from the hospital’s original estimate, we welcome the opportunity to speak with you about your potential case. There is no charge or obligation involved in speaking with us, and the information you provide may substantiate your own lawsuit as well as helping us hold HCA accountable for any billing fraud or other financial improprieties.


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SoulCycle

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Issue: Illegal Gift Certification Expirations
Result: Settlement valued at up to $9.2 million
Year: 2017

Lieff Cabraser represents consumers in a class action lawsuit alleging that indoor cycling fitness company SoulCycle sells illegally expiring gift certificates. The suit alleges that SoulCycle defrauded customers by forcing them to buy gift certificates with short enrollment windows and keeping the expired certificates’ unused balances in violation of the U.S. Electronic Funds Transfer Act and California’s Unfair Competition Law, and seeks reinstatement of expired classes or customer reimbursements as well as policy changes.

In October of 2017, U.S. District Judge Michael W. Fitzgerald granted final approval to a settlement of the litigation valued between $6.9 million and $9.2 million that provides significant economic consideration to settlement class members as well as meaningful changes to SoulCycle’s business practices.

The case is Cody v. SoulCycle, Inc., Case No. 2:15-cv-06457 (C.D. Cal.).

Fiat Chrysler Takata Airbag Recall Lawsuits

Takata Airbag Recall Lawsuits

Deadly defects in 70 million Takata airbags have forced the recall of over 40 million vehicles worldwide. At least 19 deaths worldwide have been related to shrapnel firing out of malfunctioning airbags produced by Japan-based Takata Corp., thirteen of those deaths occurring in the U.S. alone. Numerous Fiat Chrysler vehicles from model years ranging from 2004 to the present — including many vehicles only recently added to the recall list — contain the potentially deadly devices and are included in the Takata airbag recall, including Chrysler 300, Aspen, Crossfire, and SRT8; Dodge Challenger, Charger, Dakota, Durango, Magnum, and 1500/2500/3500 Pickups; Jeep Wrangler; and Ferrari California, 458 Italia, 458 Spider, FF, F12, 458 Speciale, 488 GTB, 488 Spider, F60, and GTC4Lusso.

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If you own or lease a Fiat Chrysler vehicle listed below, then it likely has defective Takata airbags subject to an existing or upcoming recall. If you are concerned about the safety of your Fiat Chrysler vehicle and its airbags, please use the form below to contact Lieff Cabraser for a prompt and confidential evaluation of your case. You can also call us toll-free at 1 800 541-7358 and ask to speak with attorney Nimish R. Desai.


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Chrysler 300 2005-2015Dodge Magnum 2005-2010
Chrysler Aspen 2007-2009Dodge Ram 1500/2500/3500 2003-2008
Chrysler Crossfire 2006-2007Dodge Ram 2500 Pickup 2005-2009
Chrysler SRT8 2005-2010Dodge Ram 3500 Cab Chassis 2007-2010
Dodge Challenger 2008-2014Dodge Ram 3500 Pickup 2006-2010
Dodge Charger 2006-2015Dodge Ram 4500/5500 Cab Chassis 2008-2010
Dodge Dakota 2005-2011Jeep Wrangler 2007-2016
Dodge Durango 2004-2009

Ferrari Vehicles Affected by the Takata Airbag Recall

Ferrari 458 Italia 2010-2015Ferrari California T 2015-2017
Ferrari 458 Speciale 2016-2017Ferrari F12 2013-2017
Ferrari 458 Spider 2012-2015Ferrari F12tdf 2016-2017
Ferrari 488 GTB 2016-2017Ferrari F60 2016-2017
Ferrari 488 Spider 2016-2017Ferrari FF 2012-2016
Ferrari California 2009-2014Ferrari GTC4Lusso 2016-2017

Takata Airbag Problems and Airbag Recall Lawsuits

The recalled Takata airbags contain a dangerous propellant that can cause the airbag to explode, shooting metal casing debris towards drivers and passengers. The complaints charge that Takata knew of defects in its airbags long before the first recalls and that the auto manufacturers also knew or should have known that the airbags were dangerous and even lethal. Litigation is ongoing.

Legal Rights of Persons Injured in Unsafe Cars and by Defective Airbags

Automakers have a legal duty to produce cars and components that are safe, and promptly correct any known safety defects. Class action lawsuits are designed to recover economic losses purchasers of these defective vehicles have suffered. Plaintiffs are awaiting court approval of class settlements with five of the automakers, but the case against Fiat Chrysler continues. Please contact us if you are interested in exploring your legal rights against Fiat Chrysler.

Mercedes-Benz Takata Airbag Recall Lawsuits

Takata Airbag Recall Lawsuits

Deadly defects in 70 million Takata airbags have forced the recall of over 40 million vehicles worldwide. At least 19 deaths worldwide have been related to shrapnel firing out of malfunctioning airbags produced by Japan-based Takata Corp., thirteen of those deaths occurring in the U.S. alone. Numerous Mercedes-Benz vehicles from model years ranging from 2005 to the present — including many vehicles only recently added to the recall list — contain the potentially deadly devices and are included in the Takata airbag recall, including Sprinter, Bullet, C-Class, E-Class, GL-Class, GLK-Class, ML-Class, R-Class, SLK-Class, and SLS-Class.

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If you own or lease a Mercedes-Benz vehicle listed below, then it likely has defective Takata airbags subject to an existing or upcoming recall. If you are concerned about the safety of your Mercedes-Benz vehicle and its airbags, please use the form below to contact Lieff Cabraser for a prompt and confidential evaluation of your case. You can also call us toll-free at 1 800 541-7358 and ask to speak with attorney Nimish R. Desai.


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Mercedes-Benz Vehicles Affected by the Takata Airbag Recall

C-Class 2005-2014GLK-Class 2010-2015
E-Class 2010-2012ML-Class 2009-2011
E-Class Cabriolet 2010-2017R-Class 2009-2012
E-Class Coupe 2010-2017SLK-Class 2007-2008
GL-Class 2009-2012SLS-Class 2011-2015

Takata Airbag Problems and Airbag Recall Lawsuits

The recalled Takata airbags contain a dangerous propellant that can cause the airbag to explode, shooting metal casing debris towards drivers and passengers. The complaints charge that Takata knew of defects in its airbags long before the first recalls and that the auto manufacturers also knew or should have known that the airbags were dangerous and even lethal. Litigation is ongoing.

Legal Rights of Persons Injured in Unsafe Cars and by Defective Airbags

Automakers have a legal duty to produce cars and components that are safe, and promptly correct any known safety defects. Class action lawsuits are designed to recover economic losses purchasers of these defective vehicles have suffered. Plaintiffs are awaiting court approval of class settlements with five of the automakers, but the case against Mercedes-Benz continues. Please contact us if you are interested in exploring your legal rights against Mercedes-Benz.

GM Takata Airbag Recall Lawsuits

Takata Airbag Recall Lawsuits

Deadly defects in 70 million Takata airbags have forced the recall of over 40 million vehicles worldwide. At least 19 deaths worldwide have been related to shrapnel firing out of malfunctioning airbags produced by Japan-based Takata Corp., thirteen of those deaths occurring in the U.S. alone. Numerous GM vehicles from model years ranging from 2003 to the present — including many vehicles only recently added to the recall list — contain the potentially deadly devices and are included in the Takata airbag recall, including Cadillac Escalade, Chevrolet Avalanche, Silverado, Suburban, Tahoe, Sierra, and Yukon, and Saab 9-3 and 9-5 and Saturn Astra (full list below).

Contact Lieff Cabraser

If you own or lease a GM vehicle listed below, then it likely has defective Takata airbags subject to an existing or upcoming recall. If you are concerned about the safety of your GM vehicle and its airbags, please use the form below to contact Lieff Cabraser for a prompt and confidential evaluation of your case. You can also call us toll-free at 1 800 541-7358 and ask to speak with attorney Nimish R. Desai.


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General Motors vehicles with recalled Takata airbags (or with planned recalls):

Cadillac Escalade 2007-2011, 2012-2014GMC Sierra 1500 2012-2014
Cadillac Escalade ESV 2007-2011, 2012-2014GMC Sierra 2500/3500 2012-2013
Cadillac Escalade EXT 2007-2011, 2012-2013GMC Yukon 2007-2011, 2012-2014
Chevrolet Avalanche 2007-2011, 2012-2013GMC Yukon XL 2007-2011, 2012-2014
Chevrolet Silverado 1500 2007-2011, 2012-2014Pontiac Vibe 2003-2010
Chevrolet Silverado 2500/3500 2007-2011, 2012-2013Saab 9-2x 2005-2006
Chevrolet Suburban 2007-2011, 2012-2014Saab 9-3 2006-2011
Chevrolet Tahoe 2007-2011, 2012-2014Saab 9-5 2006-2009
GMC Sierra 2007-2011Saturn Astra 2008-2009

Takata Airbag Problems and Airbag Recall Lawsuits

The recalled Takata airbags contain a dangerous propellant that can cause the airbag to explode, shooting metal casing debris towards drivers and passengers. The complaints charge that Takata knew of defects in its airbags long before the first recalls and that the auto manufacturers also knew or should have known that the airbags were dangerous and even lethal. Litigation is ongoing.

Legal Rights of Persons Injured in Unsafe Cars and by Defective Airbags

Automakers have a legal duty to produce cars and components that are safe, and promptly correct any known safety defects. Class action lawsuits are designed to recover economic losses purchasers of these defective vehicles have suffered. Plaintiffs are awaiting court approval of class settlements with five of the automakers, but the case against GM continues. Please contact us if you are interested in exploring your legal rights against GM.