Consumer Advocates Denounce Proposed Settlement With DWP On OverbillingConsumer advocates held a news conference in Santa Monica Monday to urge the Mayor of Los Angeles and the city attorney to renegotiate the proposed settlement of a class-action lawsuit against the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power.
LinkedIn Agrees To Pay $13 Million As Part Of Proposed Settlement Of Class ActionLinkedIn has agreed to pay $13 million as part of a proposed settlement of a class-action lawsuit that alleged the company spammed members without their consent.
Attorneys Disagree On Whether $44 Million LADWP Overbilling Settlement Is Good DealAfter overcharging thousands of customers due to a billing error, the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power is planning to dole out tens of millions of dollars as part of a class-action lawsuit settlement announced in August. But the issue isn't completely resolved, yet. Attorneys representing different plaintiffs in the suit have not been able to agree on whether it is a good enough deal.
Judge OKs $10M Settlement In Target Data BreachA Minnesota judge has endorsed a settlement in which Target Corp. will pay $10 million to settle a class-action lawsuit over a massive data breach in 2013.
Lawsuit: Anthem Was Warned Of Cyber Threat To Health Care ProvidersA Los Angeles woman is suing Anthem Blue Cross, alleging she is one of up to 80 million people across the country whose personal information may have been stolen in a cyber-attack.
Lawsuit Claims Apple Did Not Disclose iOS8 Would Eat Up Space On iPhones, iPadsApple is being sued by a man who claims the company did not disclose that the storage space taken up by the iOS8 operating system when bought pre-installed on various devices leaves little room for the consumer’s own files.
Lawsuit: Youth Soccer Leagues In SoCal Accused Of Failing To Prevent Concussions A class action lawsuit was recently filed against California youth soccer leagues that are accused of failing to prevent players from getting concussions.
Does 'Heart Healthy' Mean Low Sodium? Not With These SoupsIf you're trying to watch your salt intake, figuring out which foods to stay away from can sometimes be tricky. But you'd think food products with the American Heart Assn.'s "heart check" certification would be good for you, right?
Lawsuit Alleges Over 100,000 Retirees Misled Over Rate Hike By CalPERSA class action lawsuit filed Tuesday accuses CalPERS of intentionally misleading over 100,000 retirees over the past 18 years by selling them long-term insurance that turned out to be insufficiently funded and under duress for a decade.
Judge To Approve $1.6 Billion Toyota SettlementA federal judge is expected to formally approve a $1.6 billion settlement Friday in the class-action lawsuit against Toyota over sudden-acceleration problems.
Judge OKs $1M Settlement Of UC Davis Pepper-Spray SuitA federal judge has approved a $1 million settlement of a class-action lawsuit filed by demonstrators who were pepper-sprayed during a protest at the University of California, Davis in 2011.
Nutella Makers To Pay Out $2.5M To Consumers Who Believed The Chocolate-Hazelnut Spread Was HealthyThe makers of Nutella have agreed to pay out $3.05 million to settle a lawsuit from a San Diego mother who says she was duped into believing the chocolate-hazelnut spread was good for her kids.