Rock Spring Golf Club Cheated Out of $11 Million Sale of the Company

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Golf club members who terminate their memberships continue to discover just how difficult it is to recover their initiation fees. This is notwithstanding contractual clauses in their membership agreements that clearly promised fee refunds. In early 2021, for example, a New Jersey appeals court affirmed the dismissal of a lawsuit by 26 former members of the Rock Spring Golf Club …

KGG Investigating Neutrogena’s Sunscreen Products for failure to warn consumers that these products may contain Benzene which is classified as a human carcinogen

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KGG is currently investigating a putative class action for the false representations by Johnson & Johnson Consumer, Inc., (“J&J”) that its Neutrogena and/or Aveeno brand sunscreens manufactured by J&J have benzene-contamination.  These sunscreens are dangerous because they contain carcinogenic toxins that can cause cancer with repeated exposure. If you have purchased any of the following products: a. Neutrogena Beach Defense …

KGG Law Investigates Possible Class Action Concerning AT&T Rewards Card Scheme

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Kantrowitz, Goldhamer & Graifman, P.C. is currently investigating a potential class action against AT&T, Inc. based on its promising prospective new customers promotional reward cards to induce new customers to contract with AT&T for its various communications-related services, but for which it applies restrictions that make the card worth nothing or substantially less. For example, the cards, valued at between …

Trump Golf Club Members at Risk of Losing Their Deposits

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The Trump Organization and its Golf Clubs are no strangers to litigation. In 2018, the Organization settled a class action lawsuit by members of the Trump National Golf Club in Jupiter, Florida, who sued to recover membership fee refunds that were wrongfully withheld after they resigned from the club. More recently, the Trump Organization sued New York City over the …

Resigned Golf Club Members File Lawsuits Over Deposit Refunds

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Golf clubs across the country are embroiled in numerous lawsuits over unpaid membership fee refunds. Typically, 100 percent of a member’s initial deposit will be completely refunded after they resign their membership and/or after a certain agreed-upon period of time, such as 30 years. These deposits can range from tens of thousands to even hundreds of thousands of dollars. Some …

GEICO Data Breach Class Action Litigation

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KANTROWITZ, GOLDHAMER & GRAIFMAN, P.C., has filed a class action data breach case against Government Employees Insurance Company (“GEICO”). GEICO, the second largest auto insurer in the United States, announced a data breach incident involving confidential information of an unknown number of current and former customers. GEICO Class Action Lawsuit The Maryland-based company began notifying customers on April 9, 2021 …

KGG Law Files Class Action Lawsuit Against NJ Cemeteries for Interment Overcharges

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Kantrowitz, Goldhamer & Graifman, P.C. and its co-counsel the Law Offices of Robert S. Dowd, Jr., LLC recently filed a putative class action on behalf of a plaintiff who claims that StoneMor Partners, LP, a major owner and operator of cemeteries in NJ, improperly and illegally overcharges its customers a “Maintenance & Preservation Fee” (M&P Fee) for the interment of …

Is it Legal for Golf Clubs to Charge You Even if They are Closed?

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COVID-19 has wreaked financial havoc on people and businesses all over the world. It is no secret that the pandemic has caused millions of people to lose their jobs and struggle to pay for housing and food. While many businesses have taken a customer-friendly approach in this economic climate—this is not true of everyone. Class Action Lawsuit Against ClubCorp USA, …

WARNER MUSIC DATA BREACH ALERT

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WMG’s customers may receive financial compensation after the music recording company exposed their confidential personal information and financial information. WHAT HAPPENED? On August 5, 2020, Warner Music Group (WMG) learned that an unauthorized Third Party had compromised a number of US-based e-commerce websites WMG operates.  The hackers potentially acquired a copy of the personal information WMG’s customers entered into one …