Class Action Spotlight (Week Ending September 16, 2022)

Financial Recovery Strategies keeps up to date on the latest in class action developments.  Here is a recap of some of the latest key developments.

Juul agrees to pay $438.5M as part of class action settlement

Juul agreed Tuesday to pay nearly a half billion dollars as part of a settlement with 39 states over the way it marketed its vape products. (Read full article)

Syracuse medical billing company sued after data hacked involving thousands of patients

A class action lawsuit has been filed against a Syracuse medical billing company recently hit by computer hackers who may have obtained personal information about hundreds of thousands of Central New York patients. (Read full article)

J&J reaches $205 million settlement in Australian pelvic mesh class action

Johnson & Johnson (J&J) (JNJ.N) has reached a A$300 million ($204.90 million) settlement in two Australian class action suits filed by Shine Lawyers for selling defective pelvic mesh implants to Australian women, the law firm said on Monday. (Read full article)

Tesla is sued by drivers over alleged false Autopilot, Full Self-Driving claims

Tesla Inc (TSLA.O) was sued on Wednesday in a proposed class action accusing Elon Musk’s electric car company of misleading the public by falsely advertising its Autopilot and Full Self-Driving features. The complaint accused Tesla and Musk of having since 2016 deceptively advertised the technology as fully functioning or “just around the corner” despite knowing that the technology did not work or was nonexistent, and made vehicles unsafe. (Read full article)

Scroll to Top