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Honda Brake Class Action

Judge Kimberly J. Mueller of the Eastern District of California approved a settlement of a class action lawsuit on behalf of a nationwide class of owners and lessees of 2006–2011 Honda Civics  with rear drum brakes. Plaintiffs Stacie Zakskorn, Javier Hidalgo, and Rachelle Schreiber alleged that these vehicles had a defective braking system, causing the front brake pads to wear prematurely. Because of the defect, the brake pads required replacement approximately every 7,500 to 15,000 …

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False “On Sale” Claims Illegal in California

Have you ever triumphantly purchased a product advertised as “on sale” at what you thought was a discounted price, only to learn that the supposed “sale” price was just as high as, if not higher than, what other stores were charging?  If you live in California, the store that falsely advertised that product as “on sale” could be liable for consumer fraud.

The Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals issued an opinion in Hinojos v. Kohls

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Caddell & Chapman represents plaintiffs nationwide in class action lawsuits and other complex litigation.

Nissan 350Z National Class Action

On May 29, 2008, Caddell & Chapman received approval from an Orange County California Superior Court of a national class action settlement involving approximately 74,000 Nissan 350Z sports cars which experienced tire roar and abnormal tire wear. The settlement provides valuable benefits for owners or lessees of the 2003 and 2004 model year 350Zs. These benefits are designed to address the issues that were the subject of consumers’ claims, including a complimentary service visit and …

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