VW/Audi Water Pump Settlement Reached

By Patricia VillateClass Action

The firm, together with its co-counsel, has been litigating a matter concerning alleged defects in the primary engine water pumps in certain Volkswagen and Audi vehicles. The case, which is pending in the United States District Court for the Northern District of California, is entitled Coffing, et al. v. Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. Civ. Action No.: 3:17-cv-01825-JD. The case …

Subaru Ringlands WRX and WRX STi Class Action Litigation

By Patricia VillateClass Action

The firm, together with its co-counsel, is litigating a case for certain Subrau WRX vehicles which contain a defect in the ringlands around the pistons in the engines. The model years are: 2009 through and including 2014 model year Impreza WRX and WRX STi which engines include but are not limited to engine codes EJ255 and EJ257. The case is …

KGG Law Firm Files Class Action Against Fisher-Price, INC. & Mattel, INC. Over Defective Rock ‘N Play Sleepers

By Razor RankClass Action

On June 14, 2019, Kantrowitz, Goldhamer & Graifman, P.C. filed a class action against the toy company, Fisher-Price, Inc. and its corporate parent company, Mattel, Inc.  The allegations include violations of the Magnuson-Moss Warranty Act, breach of implied warranty and merchantability, negligent misrepresentation, consumer fraud and other claims, arising out of the aggressive marketing tactics used by Fisher-Price to sell …

Marriott, Starwood Data Breach Class Action Lawsuit Investigation

By adminClass Action, News

Did you stay at one of the following Starwood Hotels between 2014 and Nov. 30, 2018 and receive an email from Marriott or Starwood informing you that you have been affected by the data breach? W Hotels Sheraton Hotels & Resorts Regis Element Hotels Westin Hotels & Resorts Tribute Portfolio Design Hotels Aloft Hotels Le Méridien Hotels & Resorts The Luxury …

Kantrowitz, Goldhamer & Graifman, P.C. Announces Investigation of India Globalization Capital, INC. (NYSE AMERICAN: IGC)

By adminClass Action, Legal, News

NEW YORK, Oct. 30, 2018 — Kantrowitz Goldhamer & Graifman, P.C., a firm with a nationwide consumer fraud and securities fraud class action practice, has been following the events concerning India Globalization Capital, Inc. (“IGC” or the “Company”) for a number of months and is now actively investigating potential securities fraud claims on behalf of shareholders of IGC resulting from allegations …

KGG Settles Class Action Lawsuit Against Flowers Foods, Inc.

By Sarah KleinClass Action

KGG Partners Randy J. Perlmutter and Gary S. Graifman successfully resolved a class-action case involving Flowers Foods bakery product delivery distributors who alleged they were improperly misclassified as independent contractors rather than employees.  The case settled after more than two years of hard fought litigation, just prior to a trial on the core issue of misclassification.  The trial was ordered …

LAND ROVER and JAGUAR TIMING CHAIN Defect Class Action

By Andrew OrlanderAuto Accident, Class Action

The firm is currently litigating a putative class action involving a potential defect in the PRIMARY TIMING CHAIN ASSEMBLIES for JAGUAR and LAND ROVER vehicles, model years 2012 through 2014, equipped with a 5.0 liter direct injection engine.  Class vehicles include but are not limited to the following Range Rover platforms/vehicles: LR4 (LA), Range Rover Sport (LW), Range Rover Sport …

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 …

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 …