Subaru Engine Defect Class Action Litigation

By Theresa AndreClass Action

The firm is currently litigating a putative class action involving a potential defect concerning the engine components of 2009 — 2014 model year Subaru Impreza WRX and WRX STi vehicles equipped with 2.5 liter engines. The alleged engine defect subjects class engines to pressure on the crankshaft and rod bearings which could lead to catastrophic engine failure. This suit asserts …

KGG Files Class Action For Data Breach Against Equifax

By Theresa AndreClass Action

KGG FILES CLASS ACTION FOR DATA BREACH AGAINST EQUIFAX IN THE US DISTRICT COURT, NORTHERN DISTRICT OF GEORGIA On July 29, 2017, Equifax Inc., discovered that it had failed to maintain the security for the personal information of approximately 143 million US consumers and that the vulnerability of its database and electronic files had been compromised by hackers obtaining that …

KGG Files Class Action for Data Breach Against Tempur-Pedic and Aptos

By Theresa AndreClass Action

KGG FILES CLASS ACTION FOR DATA BREACH AGAINST TEMPUR-PEDIC AND APTOS IN THE US DISTRICT COURT, NORTHERN DISTRICT OF GEORGIA In November of 2016, Aptos, the company offering point of sale, digital commerce, order merchandising, analytics, and customer relationship management solutions to online retailers such as Tempur Sealy (“Tempur-Pedic”), discovered that it had failed to maintain the security for the …

KGG Law Firm Investigating Data Breach By 39DollarGlasses.com

By Theresa AndreClass Action

The firm is currently investigating the 39DollarGlasses.com data breach which was revealed by the company in July 2017. The data breach, which was first discovered by the company on June 8, 2017, involved access by an unknown individual or entity to customers’ payment card information used to make purchases at 39DollarGlasses.com’s online store, and may have resulted in the disclosure …

BMW Timing Chain Defect Lawsuit Filed by KGG

By Theresa AndreClass Action

Kantrowitz, Goldhamer & Graifman, P.C., together with its co-counsel, have filed a consumer class action against BMW alleging defects in the primary and secondary timing chain tensioning systems installed in certain BMW models which include but are not limited to the E84, E89, F10, F25 and F30 (the “Subject Vehicles”). This defect involves 2012 through 2015 vehicles which are equipped …

Apple iPhone Updates and Performance Class Action

By Theresa AndreClass Action

KGG has filed a putative consumer class action against Apple on behalf of iPhone owners whose phones now suffer from slow processing and poor performance following recent Apple iOS updates, including significant lag times and delays in the launching of apps and interference with its texting and calling functions. Apple recently reported that that the company’s 2017 iOS updates have, …

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 “mmc_read failed” Defect Class Action Filed by KGG In Federal Court

By Theresa AndreClass Action

KGG has filed a Consumer Class Action against Samsung on behalf of consumers who purchased the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 which suffers from a fatal defect in its memory chip, leading to the dreaded “mmc_read failed” error. Once this defect manifests, the phone will frequently restart and fail to boot, and ultimately become inoperable. Many Note 4 owners are using …

Tristar Pressure Cooker Defect Investigation by KGG

By Theresa AndreClass Action

Kantrowitz, Goldhamer & Graifman, P.C., together with its co-counsel, are investigating a potential consumer class action against Tristar Products, Inc. (“Tristar”) alleging defects in a pressure cookers designed, manufactured, marketed, and sold online or through third-party retailers by Tristar. This defect pertains to the Power Pressure Cooker XL (“Pressure Cooker”), model Number PPC-770. Tristar inaccurately advertises that the Pressure Cooker …

VOLKSWAGEN Water Pump Defect Class Action

By Theresa AndreClass Action

The firm is currently litigating a putative class action involving a potential defect in the water pumps of 2008 — 2014 model year Volkswagen and Audi vehicles equipped with the 2.0L TSI / TFSI engine. This suit alleges that the engines in these vehicles are prone to experiencing premature failure of their water pump components before the end of the …

Gary S. Graifman Awarded 2017 AV Preeminent Rating by Martindale Hubbell

By Theresa AndreNews

Kantrowitz, Goldhamer & Graifman, PC is proud to announce that firm partner Gary S. Graifman has once again received the AV Preeminent rating for 2017, the highest possible rating in both legal ability and ethical standards.  Mr. Graifman was first awarded this designation in 2013. Martindale-Hubbell’s AV® certification is considered the benchmark for measuring an attorney’s exceptional skill, experience, and reputation …