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Class Actions February 14, 2022
On January 31, 2022, Eastman Chemical Company’s Kingsport, Tennessee location caused a steam explosion, threatening both the local environment and residents’ health. By February 14, 2022, Milberg had already filed a class-action lawsuit, pursuing claims for public and private nuisance, trespass, negligence, and strict liability for ultra-hazardous activity.
October 3, 2021
Roughly 4.5 miles off Southern California’s shore, a massive oil spill contaminated the water, shutting down Huntington Beach and all of its upcoming activities. Three-thousand barrels leaked, dumping 126,000 gallons of oil into the ocean.
August 17, 2021
Since its FDA approval in 2012, CoolSculpting (cryolipolysis) has answered culture’s call for instantaneous results regarding weight loss. Coolsculpting procedures promise fast, easy slimming results with an average of one hour per session, no recovery time at home, and guaranteed first-session fat reduction by 20-25%. However, with 60,000 diagnosed cases of paradoxical adipose hyperplasia (PAH), CoolSculpting clients have filed lawsuits claiming […]
Environmental and Toxic Torts May 12, 2021
El paraquat (también conocido como Gramoxone) es un herbicida tan tóxico para los seres humanos que un solo sorbo puede provocar la muerte. Asimismo está relacionado con el desarrollo de la enfermedad de Parkinson. Las investigaciones indican que el paraquat puede aumentar el riesgo de Parkinson en un 150% o más. Sin embargo Syngenta- el […]
Environmental and Toxic Torts March 1, 2021
Paraquat (also known as Gramoxone), an herbicide so toxic to humans that one sip can kill, is linked to the development of Parkinson’s disease. Research indicates that paraquat can increase the risk of Parkinson’s by 150 percent or more. But Syngenta, the herbicide’s main producer, denies the link and casts doubt on a growing body […]
Unpaid Commissions October 27, 2020
International Business Machines (IBM) is being accused of using “bait and switch” tactics to underpay its sales representatives. Current and past employees of IBM may be entitled to significant compensation if they were denied their rightfully earned commissions. Milberg attorneys have settled lawsuits on behalf of IBM salespeople who sued the company for allegedly reducing […]
Drugs and Devices February 28, 2021
You may qualify for an Elmiron lawsuit if you took pentosan polysulfate sodium and were diagnosed with eye issues such as macular degeneration or pigmentary maculopathy.
June 8, 2020
As colleges across the country scramble to figure out how their fall semesters will look in response to COVID-19, some are also dealing with student lawsuits asking for a partial reimbursement of tuition and fees paid for the past spring semester. While recognizing the need for safety, the lawsuits argue that online instruction is not […]
May 13, 2020
Milberg Phillips Grossman LLP filed an antitrust class action case on behalf of consumers in California who were charged supra-competitive prices on retail gasoline.
April 28, 2020
Alterra Mountain Company improperly retained Ikon Pass costs after the ski season was cut short by the COVID-19 pandemic, claims a class-action lawsuit filed by Milberg Phillips Grossman LLP. “Defendants refuse to provide pro-rata refunds to consumers who purchased Ikon Passes for the 2019-2020 ski season. Instead, they are only offering these consumers additional discounts […]
April 22, 2020
Filed in Colorado federal court, the lawsuit seeks pro-rated refunds of the amounts customers paid for an Epic Pass. Proposed class members include anyone who purchased an Epic Pass for the 2019 – 2020 season and was not able to use their pass, or otherwise did not receive the full value of it, following the March 15 closures.
April 20, 2020
Michigan State University students are demanding adequate restitution after they were sent home from campus due to the COVID-19 pandemic and forced to take online classes. They seek refunds from the University on a pro-rata basis. “Despite the cancellation of live in-person instruction, the constructive eviction of students at the University for the remainder of […]
April 27, 2020
Wayne State University switched to online learning and asked their students to leave campus without providing them with adequate refunds for tuition, room and board, and fees, according to a class-action lawsuit filed by Milberg Phillips Grossman LLP. “The University’s decision to transition to online classes and to request or encourage students to leave campus […]
March 26, 2020
As the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic spreads across the United States, there has been an accompanying increase in demand for critical medical supplies such as protective face masks, ventilators, and personal cleaning products. This increased demand is fertile ground for bad actors that seek to profit by charging exorbitant prices on badly-needed supplies. Price gouging during […]
April 10, 2020
New York, New York – On April 9, 2020, Milberg Phillips Grossman LLP (“Milberg”), a member firm of the Coronavirus Litigation Task Force, filed a class action lawsuit on behalf of Purdue University students who were forced to leave campus and take online courses due to the COVID-19 outbreak. The lawsuit claims that students were […]
June 20, 2019
June 20, 2019 Milberg Phillips Grossman LLP has filed a class action lawsuit on behalf of holders of Bone Biologic Corporation (“BBLG”) common stock as of the occurrence of a change-of-control transaction (“Transaction”) undertaken in June of 2018. The complaint is filed in United States District Court for the District of Massachusetts (AFH Holding & […]
April 17, 2019
April 17, 2018 New York, NY – On October 19, 2017, Milberg Tadler Phillips Grossman LLP and Bellavia Blatt P.C. launched a nationwide class action accusing CDK Global, LLC (“CDK”) and The Reynolds and Reynolds Company (“Reynolds”) of federal and state antitrust violations, seeking damages and injunctive relief for a class of automobile dealers. Numerous […]
October 19, 2019
NEW YORK, New York, June 20, 2019 — Complex litigation firm Milberg Tadler Phillips Grossman LLP continues to expand under a new name. Effective today, Milberg Tadler Phillips Grossman will be known as Milberg Phillips Grossman LLP as partner Ariana Tadler has left the firm to open her own practice. Milberg Phillips Grossman LLP practices complex […]