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Despite Recent Settlements, Banks Still Bilking Consumers Out of Billions

January 19, 2018. By Gordon Gibb.
Despite Recent Settlements, Banks Still Bilking Consumers Out of Billions Washington, DC: When one looks back to 2017 and considers examples when banks have been called to account for excessive bank overdraft fees – including last November’s $66.6 million settlement to end a bank overdraft fees lawsuit against Bank of America – one would naturally assume progress is finally being made on an issue that has plagued Americans for years.
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Takata Air Bag Recall Expands - 3.3M More Vehicles Affected

January 19, 2018. By Lucy Campbell.
Takata Air Bag Recall Expands - 3.3M More Vehicles Affected Washington, DC: This week, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) announced that defective Takata airbag recall has been expanded to include vehicles from 14 different automakers. According to ABCNews on Thursday night, the NHTSA posted documents to its website listing the latest affected vehicles. These include Ford, Nissan, Mercedes-Benz, Ferrari, Daimler Vans, Toyota, Tesla, BMW, Fiat Chrysler, Mazda, Subaru, Jaguar-Land Rover, McLaren and Volkswagen. Last week, Toyota, Ford and Honda released some of their affected models.
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Ethicon Physiomesh Plaintiff Starts New Year with Hernia Mesh Lawsuit

January 18, 2018. By Gordon Gibb.
Ethicon Physiomesh Plaintiff Starts New Year with Hernia Mesh Lawsuit Atlanta, GA: It’s one thing for a medical device to result in unwanted side effects and adverse events. However, that frustration is further exacerbated when the medical device thought to be at the root of newfound pain and suffering, has failed to do its intended job in the first place. Thus, the original implantation was all for naught. That’s the claim made by a recent surgical mesh lawsuit involving the now-recalled Ethicon Physiomesh filed last week in Idaho.
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