Cases & Investigations
Berger Montague served on the plaintiffs’ steering committee and obtained an $11.1 million settlement in 2006 on behalf of persons who were incorrectly scored on a teacher’s licensing exam.
This class action lawsuit arose from a data breach at Experian in which computer hackers stole personal information including Social Security numbers and other sensitive personal information for approximately 15 million consumers.
Berger Montague is conducting an investigation and asking to hear from anyone who has been unable to re-register or sell their vehicle due to Fiat Chrysler’s catalytic converter emissions recall. Due to the large number of vehicles involved and shortages of replacement material, dealerships may have been unable to repair the catalytic converters in a timely manner.
Berger Montague is investigating whether customers who bought Gerber’s Good Start Gentle formula can file a class action lawsuit against Gerber Product Co.
Berger Montague, as class counsel, reached a nationwide class action settlement in the United States District Court for the Western District of North Carolina. The action alleged that Bank of America required certain borrowers to purchase wind insurance at an inflated cost.
Berger Montague is investigating the possibility that some homeowners are being charged for bank-required inspections after submitting claims for property damage. Homeowners might not know they’re being charged inspection fees, as we believe the money is being taken out of their insurance loss draft checks or escrow accounts.
Berger Montague served as co-lead counsel in this litigation against JPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A. (“Chase”) in the United States District Court for the Northern District of California. The action alleged that JPMorgan Chase Bank schemed to require certain borrowers to (1) purchase flood insurance at inflated cost due to the bank’s conduct, and (2) purchase flood insurance coverage in excess of the amount required by their mortgage contract or federal law.
Berger Montague has filed a class action lawsuit on behalf of anyone who has purchased and used JUUL e-cigarettes. Plaintiffs allege that JUUL engaged in false and deceptive sales, marketing, labelling, and advertising of JUUL e-cigarette devices and JUUL pods.
Berger Montague is investigating potential claims on behalf of California residents who have been automatically charged for an ongoing product or service.
Berger Montague is investigating potential claims on behalf of individuals in certain states who had their telephone calls recorded without their consent. In California, Connecticut, Florida, Illinois, Maryland, Massachusetts, Nevada, New Hampshire, Pennsylvania, and Washington, it is illegal to monitor or record confidential communications, including telephone conversations.