Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority Fraud Lawsuit

Class action names 20 defendants for receiving kickbacks and payments for colluding to raise fuel oil prices that... more »

HB Investigating Sales of Fraudulent Supplements

Investigation seeks information from consumers who have purchased bogus supplements at Walgreens, Walmart, Target, or GNC more »

Expanded National Takata Airbag Recall Class Action

HB expanded its investigation against Takata—now including many automakers—for faulty shrapnel-shooting airbag inflators. Check our recall list... more »

Hagens Berman Client's Complaint Results in Record $14M Penalty

A complaint from HB’s SEC whistleblower client, Haim Bodek, resulted in the largest ever financial exchange penalty... more »

Court Upholds Claims of Toxic Pollution

Lawsuit states Teck released lead, mercury and other harmful chemicals near Northport, Wash. for decades... more »

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Puerto Rico Residents, Businesses File Lawsuit Alleging Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority and World’s Largest Oil Companies Overcharged Hundreds of Millions in Fuel Oil Conspiracy

Residents and businesses of Puerto Rico have filed a class-action lawsuit against Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority (PREPA), employees of PREPA’s Fuel Oil Office, the world’s largest fuel oil suppliers – including Brazilian state-owned Petrobras and Shell Trading (US) Company – and Puerto Rico-based fuel oil laboratories for perpetuating an extensive fuel oil fraud, resulting in users of electricity in Puerto Rico being overcharged by more than $1 billion dollars for electricity since 2002. more »

Residentes y Negocios de Puerto Rico Presentan Demanda Alegando que La Autoridad de Energia Electrica y Las Compañías Petroleras Más Grandes del Mundo Sobrecargaron a Cientos de Millones Por Combustible

Los residentes y negocios en Puerto Rico han presentado una demanda colectiva contra la Autoridad de Energia Electrica de Puerto Rico (AEE), empleados de la Oficina de Combustible en la AEE, los mayores proveedores de petroleo y combustible en el mundo – incluyendo la compañia Brazileña, Petrobas y Shell Trading (US) Company – y laboratorios en Puerto Rico que se basan en combustible liquido por perpetuar un extenso fraude en la calidad de combustible, resultando en que los usarios de electricidad en Puerto Rico fueran expuestos a sobre cargos de mas de mil millones de dolares en electricidad desde el 2002, de acuerdo a los abogados Hagens Berman. more »

Hagens Berman Reminds Investors with Losses Greater Than $100,000.00 of the March 31, 2015 Lead Plaintiff Deadline in the Class Action Lawsuit Filed Against Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. (NYSE: BABA)

Hagens Berman Sobol Shapiro LLP, a national investor-rights law firm, reminds investors of the upcoming lead plaintiff deadline in the class action lawsuit filed against Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. (NYSE: BABA) (“Alibaba” or “the Company”). more »

Hagens Berman Reminds Investors With Losses of More than $30,000 From InvenSense, Inc. (NYSE: INVN) of March 9th Lead Plaintiff Deadline

Hagens Berman Sobol Shapiro LLP, a national investor-rights law firm, reminds investors of the March 9, 2015 lead plaintiff deadline in the class action lawsuit against InvenSense, Inc. (NYSE: INVN) (“InvenSense” or “the Company”). The suit is pending in U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California. more »

Hagens Berman Files Lawsuit Against Chiquita Bananas Alleging Environmentally Disastrous Production Methods

A U.S. consumer yesterday sued Chiquita Brands International, Inc. (NYSE: CQB), one of the world’s largest producers and marketers of fruits and vegetables, claiming the company misleads consumers in stating it is an environmentally friendly and socially responsible company in terms of how its bananas are grown, when in fact Chiquita’s bananas are manufactured in ways that poison local residents, destroy ecosystems and contaminate drinking water, according to attorneys at Hagens Berman. more »

Hagens Berman Files Class-Action Lawsuit Against Walmart, Walgreens, Target and GNC over Reportedly Fraudulent Supplements

Consumer-rights law firm Hagens Berman has filed a class-action lawsuit against some of the country’s largest retailers alleging major fraud in the $6 billion per year herbal supplement market. more »