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TikTok’s Clandestine Tracking Activities Violate User Privacy, Federal Wiretap Laws Featured

Another class action lawsuit was recently filed against tech giant TikTok and its Chinese parent ByteDance. This time the suit alleges the tech giant intentionally violates federal wiretap and user privacy laws in its pursuit to know and record in real-time every intimate detail of its users personal lives. According to the lawsuit, TikTok has…

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Apple Ignores User Privacy Settings In Pursuit To Profit From Data Featured

Multiple class action lawsuits were recently filed against Apple following the release of a report by Gizmodo stating that independent analysis showed the tech giant continues to collect data on its users even when its own settings promise to “disable the sharing of Device Analytics altogether.”   Apple’s Privacy Guarantee Is A Complete Illusion Privacy…

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Faulty SnapRS Switches Render Generac PWRCell Solar Systems Useless – Lawsuit Featured

Generac SnapRS Switches are Defective and Prone To Early Failure A class action lawsuit was recently filed against portable energy giant Generac alleging that its SnapRS swtiches used in residential PWRCell solar energy systems are defective and prone to early failure during normal use. Failure of these switches decrease or completely impedes energy production for…

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RealPage Colluded With Landlords To Inflate Student Housing – Lawsuit Featured

A class-action lawsuit was recently filed by a University of Washington student alleging collusion among 10 of the largest players in the U.S. student rental housing industry. According to the lawsuit there was an unlawful agreement among student housing managers to “artificially inflate the prices of student housing across the United States,” specifically in college…

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Capital One Utilizing Bait And Switch Tactics That Lower Credit Scores – Lawsuit Featured

A class action lawsuit was recently filed against Capital One Financial Corp. alleging that the credit card company utilizes a “bait-and-switch” tactic to entice customers into applying for a Capital One credit card. Capital One represents uniformly in its advertisements and marketing that customers can get pre-approved for a Capital One credit card, a process…

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Transamerica Insurance Sued For Breaching Terms Of Elderly Policyholders Featured

Policyholders Claim Massive Rate Increase Unlawful Transamerica Life Insurance Company faces a class action lawsuit over a massive rate increase to its flexible premium life policies. Plaintiffs allege that the 61% increase to their monthly deduction rates (“MDR“) is unlawful and excessive. These policies were issued decades ago. Many policyholders are now elderly and are…

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Advocate Aurora Healthcare Sharing Private Patient Health Information With Third Parties. Featured

Class Action Alleges Advocate Aurora Failed To Obtain Patient’s Consent To Share Private Health Data A class action lawsuit was recently filed against Advocate Aurora Health Inc. and Meta Platforms Inc. (Facebook) alleging that Aurora shared confidential Private Health Information (PHI) with Facebook through computer code embedded on Aurora Health’s websites and apps. Advocate Aurora…

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OakBend Medical Center Ransomware Attack Exposes Over 1 Million To Identity Theft Featured

OakBend Medical Center, a Richmond Texas based medical provider, announced that it was the target of a ransomware attack over the September Labor Day weekend. According to reports, the attack was first noticed on Sept 1st 2022 when files on its network were shown as encrypted. The IT infrastructure was immediately taken offline while authorities…

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