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February 22, 2016. By Lucy Campbell.
Santa Clara, CA: People exposed to certain types of toxic Lumber Liquidators' laminate flooring are potentially three times more likely to develop cancer than previously predicted, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).Read [ CDC: Lumber Liquidators Flooring Cancer Risk 3 Times Higher than Previously Predicted ]
August 15, 2015. By Heidi Turner.
Read [ Customers File Lumber Liquidators Lawsuits Alleging Excess Formaldehyde ]
Toano, VA The number of Lumber Liquidators lawsuits consolidated for pretrial proceedings has jumped in a month to 135, according to court documents. Lumber Liquidators lawsuits allege homeowners who put certain laminate flooring in their home are exposed to unreasonably high levels of formaldehyde, putting them at risk of health problems and lowering their home’s value.
July 25, 2015. By Jane Mundy.
Read [ More Evidence for Lumber Liquidators Lawsuits—Negligence ]
Seattle, WA It’s a difficult decision: You bought flooring from Lumber Liquidators and discovered it was made in China, which explains why your air test indicates it has high levels of formaldehyde. And you have toddlers crawling on the floor. Do you rip it out, dip into your savings and buy flooring from a reputable company, or do you join a Lumber Liquidators class-action lawsuit and wait for compensation?
July 9, 2015. By Gordon Gibb.
Read [ CEO Lynch Out, Fortunes Continue to Fall for Lumber Liquidators ]
Toano, VA The optics were never good from the beginning. They never are, when the venerable CBS investigative unit 60 Minutes comes knocking at your door. That said, the optics keep going from bad to worse with the recent and abrupt resignation of Lumber Liquidators’ CEO in late spring. The resignation came just two weeks after announcing that the company was suspending sales of Lumber Liquidators toxic flooring sourced from China.
June 17, 2015. By Heidi Turner.
Read [ Does Your Laminate Flooring Have Too Much Formaldehyde? ]
Boston, MA As more Lumber Liquidators lawsuits are filed, a multidistrict litigation has been set up in Virginia. Meanwhile, the company has announced that it will stop the sale of certain products. The announcement comes after an announcement that Lumber Liquidators faces possible criminal charges from the US Department of Justice, and was shortly followed with an announcement of the resignation of the company's CEO, Robert Lynch.
May 7, 2015. By Lucy Campbell.
Read [ Lumber Liquidators Halts Sales of Allegedly Toxic Chinese Laminate Flooring ]
New York, NY: Lumber Liquidators has announced it is halting sales of its highly controversial laminate flooring, imported from China. The news comes following an announcement by the company last week that it may be facing criminal charges from the Justice Department over the flooring.
May 1, 2015. By Gordon Gibb.
Read [ From Bad to Worse for Lumber Liquidators Toxic Flooring ]
Washington, DC For Lumber Liquidators’s allegedly toxic flooring, it just goes from bad to worse. Already facing over 100 Lumber Liquidators formaldehyde lawsuits from disgruntled plaintiffs upset with allegedly unsafe engineered flooring imported from China, the company has revealed it could be facing criminal charges from the US Department of Justice (DOJ) over the company’s alleged use of illegally logged wood.
April 17, 2015. By Gordon Gibb.
Read [ New Class-Action Lumber Liquidators Formaldehyde Lawsuit Targets Test Kits ]
San Francisco, CA The ongoing woes at Lumber Liquidators continues with yet another Lumber Liquidators formaldehyde lawsuit filed at the end of March in the state of California. This lawsuit, however, differs slightly from previous lawsuits filed alleging an unsafe level of formaldehyde in the company’s imported composite flooring, but instead relates to the testing kits provided and ostensibly designed to monitor formaldehyde levels in the flooring.
March 31, 2015. By Jane Mundy.
Read [ Lumber Liquidators Not Floored? ]
Washington, DCLumber Liquidators has almost become a household word after the CBS News Program 60 Minutes reported that the discount flooring retailer sold flawed Chinese flooring products. But did 60 Minutes do its homework before accusing the company of selling a defective product?