The class action resolved by this settlement alleged that Enagic USA, Inc. violated the federal Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA)—specifically, that it called consumer phones using an automatic dialing system or artificial or prerecorded calls without first getting the consumers’ consent.
Ford Motor Company has chosen to settle a class action about the MyFord Touch and MyLincoln Touch information and entertainment systems installed in many Ford and Lincoln vehicles. The complaint alleged that the systems are defective and do not work properly.
ComplyRight, Inc. suffered a data breach during 2018, which exposed tax-related and personal information entered on their website by employers or taxpayers. The complaint for this class action alleges that ComplyRight should have known the risks involved in collecting and storing personal information and should have identified the vulnerabilities in its system that permitted
This settlement resolves a class action against YouFit Health Clubs, LLC for allegedly violation the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA). The complaint claimed that YouFit sent text messages to consumers without getting their prior express written consent.
A group of popular clothing companies—The Gap, Inc., Gap (Apparel), LLC, Gap International Sales, Inc., Banana Republic, LLC, and Banana Republic (Apparel), LLC—are settling a class action on the issue of false reference pricing.
Equifax announced in September 2017 that it had experienced a data breach affecting 147,000,000 people. This gave rise to a number of class actions which were combined and are being resolved by this settlement of over $380 million. The complaints alleged that Equifax should have better safeguarded the personal information on consumers that it collected and stored.
Precor Incorporated makes treadmills, and it is settling a class action about alleged defects in its hand-held heart rate monitors on certain of its treadmills. The complaint claimed that the company did not tell consumers about the limitations of its heart rate handle systems.
Massage Envy Franchising, LLC has agreed to hand out ten million dollars in vouchers to settle a class action. The complaint alleged that the monthly fees were increased for members despite the fact that they had signed agreements that forbid such increases.
How much real ginger does ginger ale contain? The Coca-Cola Company has agreed to settle a class action questioning its use of the phrase “Made with Real Ginger” on the labels of its Seagram’s ginger ale containers. The complaint alleged that the labeling misled customers about the form of ginger in the drink and its health properties.