401k excessive unnecessary fees lawsuit

ATTENTION AEGON AND TRANSAMERICA EMPLOYEES

Do you participate in AEGON Companies Profit Sharing Plan (the “Plan”)? If so, you may be entitled to compensation. A lawsuit has been filed on behalf of Plan participants, claiming that AEGON filled its Plan with high-fee investment funds managed by AEGON and Transamerica affiliates. The complaint claims that the AEGON Plan pays higher fees […]

Toyota Sudden Acceleration Lawsuit

Toyota Sudden Acceleration Lawsuit United States District Court Judge James V. Selna appointed Bailey & Glasser attorney Benjamin Bailey as one of nine lawyers to the Plaintiffs’ Counsel Committee for Economic Loss in the national lawsuit filed against Toyota Motor Corporation. – Download full article.

News

April 17, 2015

Gregory Porter Participates in Panel Discussion on Class Actions

On April 17, Bailey & Glasser partner Gregory Porter spoke at a panel on class actions on Capitol Hill in [...]
April 10, 2015

Amphetamines In Dietary Supplements

Bailey & Glasser attorneys Greg Porter and Mike Murphy recently wrote about dietary supplements that do not contain any DNA [...]
April 7, 2015

AEGON 401K Plan Excessive Fees Lawsuit

Cases about excessive fees in 401(k) plans have led to significant changes in fee structures over the past several years. [...]
April 2, 2015

Are You A Saucon Mutual Insurance Company Policyholder? If so, your rights are at stake and you may be entitled to compensation.

Rights provided in your original insurance policy may be extinguished, your cash compensation may be impacted, and you will not [...]
March 31, 2015

Bailey & Glasser Investigating Claims Against Lumber Liquidators for Unsafe Levels of Formaldehyde

Bailey & Glasser attorneys Greg Porter and James Kauffman are investigating claims against Lumber Liquidators, one of the nation’s largest [...]
March 27, 2015

AEGON 401K Excessive Fees Case Update

Bailey & Glasser has conferred with AEGON’s lawyers on the subject of moving the AEGON 401(k) plan lawsuit from Los [...]
March 20, 2015

BP to Pay $7.9 Million Following California False Claims Act Legal Settlement

British Petroleum has agreed to pay $7.9 million as part of a False Claims Act settlement with the California State [...]
March 10, 2015

Bailey & Glasser’s Fight For Consumers Against Abusive Debt Collection Practices by National Service Bureau and State Farm Heads to the Washington Supreme Court

On March 6, 2015, the Honorable Chief Judge Marsha Pechman of the United States District Court for the Western District [...]
March 9, 2015

Defective ignition switches endanger GM customers

Since the 2002 model year, General Motors has sold cars that it knew contained defective ignition switches. Because of this [...]
March 9, 2015

Know your credit report rights when applying for a job

Employers must tell you if they pull a credit report and base hiring decisions on it By Elizabeth Ryan, Bailey [...]
March 6, 2015

Defective airbags endanger drivers and passengers

Designed to cushion blows, Takata airbags can instead spray deadly shrapnel Air bags are supposed to keep drivers and passengers [...]
March 4, 2015

Ohio goes to court to recover wrongful reimbursements to BP

Petroleum giant sought money from UST storage fund for leaks covered by insurance The Ohio Petroleum Underground Storage Tank Release [...]
February 26, 2015

Greg Porter Quoted Regarding 401(K) Plan Monitoring Duties in Supreme Court Case Oral Argument

Gregory Porter, a partner in the Washington, DC office, was quoted in a Bloomberg article about a Supreme Court case [...]
February 19, 2015

Bailey & Glasser Settles Pair of Class Action Lawsuits for $60 Million

On February 18, 2015, plaintiffs represented by Bailey & Glasser filed two motions to approve class action lawsuits against Northern [...]
February 16, 2015

What’s really “herbal” about supplements?

The use of herbs and plants has been part of the healing arts for thousands of years. Consumers spend $6 [...]
February 11, 2015

Walgreens’ ‘herbal supplements’ don’t contain herbs, testing shows

‘Finest Nutrition’ supplements contain contaminants, substitutes and fillers Washington D.C. - The use of herbs and plants has been part [...]
February 11, 2015

Bailey & Glasser Files Herbal Supplement Class Action Against Walgreens

On February 10, Bailey & Glasser attorneys Greg Porter and Michael Murphy filed a class action lawsuit against Walgreens in [...]
February 9, 2015

Bailey & Glasser Files Herbal Supplement Class Action Against Wal-Mart

On February 6, Bailey & Glasser attorneys Greg Porter and Michael Murphy filed a class action lawsuit against Wal-Mart in [...]
February 9, 2015

Federal Court Approves Preliminary Settlement in Fair Credit Reporting Act Case

Company allegedly made employment decisions based on consumer reports without informing applicants of their rights or providing copies of the [...]
February 9, 2015

Supreme Court Favors Consumers in Mortgage Rescission Case

In a decisive opinion, the Supreme Court recently handed consumers a rare victory under the Truth in Lending Act (“TILA”). [...]
February 7, 2015

401K Retirement Plan Class Action Lawsuit Filed Against AEGON

On February 6, 2015, Bailey & Glasser LLP filed a class action lawsuit against AEGON USA, the U.S. subsidiary of [...]
February 7, 2015

Bailey & Glasser Investigating Herbal Supplement Class Action Claims

For the past year, Bailey & Glasser attorneys Greg Porter and Michael Murphy have been investigating claims and conducting scientific [...]
January 28, 2015

Bailey & Glasser Investigating Potential Antitrust Violations in Vermont Fuel Markets

The law firm of Bailey & Glasser LLP, in conjunction with The Burlington Law Practice, PLLC, is currently investigating potential [...]
January 27, 2015

Court Refuses Dismissal in Coca Cola TCPA Spam-Text Messaging Case

A federal court in Alabama has refused to dismiss a class action accusing Coca Cola of text-spamming consumers in violation [...]
January 27, 2015

Landowners in the Path of Pipelines Need Legal Assistance

By John Barrett, Bailey & Glasser LLP, Charleston, West Virginia The current fracking boom in West Virginia and Pennsylvania has [...]
January 26, 2015

Eric Snyder Included in The National Trial Lawyers Top 100

Eric Snyder was recently named to The National Trial Lawyers: Top 100 Trial Lawyers, an invitation-only organization of the premier [...]
January 23, 2015

David Selby Included in The National Trial Lawyers Top 100

Bailey & Glasser attorney David Selby II was recently named to The National Trial Lawyers: Top 100 Trial Lawyers, an [...]
January 21, 2015

When is a “free” credit report not free? When it costs you $30 a month.

Company peddling MyCreditHealth, ScoreSense pays $22 million to FTC Dallas-based credit-monitoring company One Technologies recently paid $22 million to settle [...]
January 15, 2015

CVS Faces Class Action Claims That It Deceives Buyers Of Its Macular Degeneration Remedy

Two consumers with age-related macular degeneration (AMD), a progressive eye disease that accounts for more than half of all blindness [...]
January 15, 2015

Youth Football League Says Riddell Falsely Marketed Helmets

January 14, 2015 2:47 p.m. By Kyla Asbury The West Virginia Record CHARLESTON – A youth football league filed a [...]
January 6, 2015

In Case of First Impression Nationwide, Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals Holds Consumer Credit Report Need Not be Published to a Third Party in Order to Entitle Consumer to Actual Damages under Fair Credit Reporting Act

The Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals yesterday issued a published decision, Curtis J. Collins v. Experian Information Solutions, Inc., No. [...]
December 18, 2014

Bailey & Glasser Files $186 Million Class Action Lawsuit Against Bankers Trust

On December 18, 2014, Bailey & Glasser partner Gregory Porter of the firm’s Washington, D.C. office, filed a class action [...]
December 15, 2014

Court Rejects Privilege Assertion in False Claims Act Whistleblower Suit

By Michael L. Murphy, Esq., Bailey & Glasser LLP, Washington, DC When a defendant challenges the plaintiff’s allegations there are [...]
December 12, 2014

Consumers and San Francisco District Attorney Say That Uber’s San Francisco Airport Fees Are Bogus

For years Uber has charged riders being transported to San Francisco airport a $4 “Airport Fee Toll,” ostensibly to reimburse [...]
December 9, 2014

Tentative Contempt Ruling In Toyota Unintended Acceleration MDL

Toyota Wins Tentative Contempt Ruling In Acceleration MDL By Daniel Siegal Law360, Los Angeles (December 03, 2014, 9:15 PM ET) [...]
November 21, 2014

TCPA Class Action “Pick-off” Move Denied

A federal court in Connecticut recently rejected Frontier Communication Corp.’s attempt to avoid class liability by “picking-off” the named plaintiff [...]
November 19, 2014

Court Upholds Investor Settlement In Fraud Case

In a complex commercial litigation case with some unusual twists and turns, a federal bankruptcy court granted summary judgment to [...]
November 14, 2014

West Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals Restores Jury Award In Spring Valley Drive Flooding Case

Court restores jury award in city flooding case Nov. 14, 2014 @ 12:24 AM Ben Fields, The Herald-Dispatch HUNTINGTON — [...]
November 12, 2014

Uber’s “Logan Massport Surcharge” Is Deceptive, Riders Claim

Uber users recently filed a class action lawsuit against Uber, claiming that Uber’s $8.75 “Massport Surcharge” is deceptive. Neither Massport [...]
November 12, 2014

Screening Of Forced Arbitration Expose, ‘Lost In The Fine Print,’ Hosted by Bailey & Glasser At National Consumer Law Center Conference

The Alliance for Justice has produced the powerful documentary, “Lost in the Fine Print,” which you can view here. Narrated [...]
November 12, 2014

Judge Certifies Class In Subprime Auto Class-Action Lawsuit Against Home Credit Corporation

John Roddy, of Bailey & Glasser’s Boston, Massachusetts office, is litigating a class action against Home Credit Corporation, a high [...]
November 12, 2014

Consumer Class Action Filed Against Cavalry Portfolio Services Alleging Unlawful Interest Charges

Boston, Massachusetts Bailey & Glasser, LLP, filed a consumer class action against Cavalry Portfolio Services, LLC and Cavalry SPV I, [...]
November 10, 2014

Stryker® Hip Replacement Recall

If you or someone you know have experienced complications from a Stryker Rejuvenate or ABG II Modular-Neck Stem device, you [...]
November 10, 2014

Are You Entitled to Pay for Travel Time?

By Elizabeth Ryan, Bailey & Glasser LLP, Boston, Massachusetts Payment for travel time is a significant issue for workers whose [...]
November 6, 2014

Court Enters $2.7 Million Class Action Judgment for WARN Act Violations and Approves $1.3 Million Dollar ERISA Class Action Settlement

Bailey & Glasser LLP and The Segrest Law Firm recently obtained a $2.7 million dollar judgment on behalf of the [...]
November 5, 2014

Bailey & Glasser LLP Announces Class Action Lawsuit Against State Farm and Seattle Service Bureau For Deceptive Collection Letters

Bailey & Glasser LLP has filed a class action lawsuit against State Farm Mutual Automobile Insurance Company and Seattle Service [...]
November 3, 2014

Michigan Court Weakens Ethical Standards for Arbitrators

By Michael L. Murphy, Bailey & Glasser LLP Today, an arbitrator resolves many legal disputes that used to be resolved [...]
October 31, 2014

Bailey & Glasser to Host Screening of ‘Lost in the Fine Print’ at National Consumer Law Center’s Consumer Rights Litigation Conference

Bailey & Glasser will host a screening of ‘Lost in the Fine Print,’ at the National Consumer Law Center’s Consumer [...]
October 30, 2014

Bailey & Glasser Investigating Takata Defective Airbag Recall

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 30, 2014 Contact: Eric B. Snyder (304) 345-6555 esnyder@baileyglasser.com   Charleston, WV – Bailey & Glasser [...]
October 21, 2014

New Study Shows Class Actions are Good for Small Businesses Too

By John W. Barrett and Ryan M. Donovan, Bailey & Glasser LLP A recent study from the Center for Justice [...]
October 18, 2014

Second Circuit Issues Robocall Debt Collection Decision

On October 16, 2014, the US Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit decided a case involving automated “robocall” debt [...]
October 16, 2014

Federal Judge Approves $12 Million Retirement Plan Class Action Settlement Against Fidelity Investments

Summary: Federal Judge Approves $12 Million Retirement Plan Class Action Settlement Against Fidelity Investments–Bailey & Glasser partner Gregory Y. Porter [...]
October 6, 2014

Jury Awards $3.79 Million in Wrongful Death Claim

Charleston, West Virginia – A jury awarded $3.79 million in the wrongful death claim of a patient who died from [...]
September 29, 2014

Gregory Porter Speaking on Retirement Plan Class Actions

Washington, D.C., partner Gregory Porter is speaking at American Conference Institute’s annual ERISA Litigation conference in New York on October [...]
September 12, 2014

Drop Fire and Unintended Discharge of Taurus Pistols

There have been several cases of unintended discharge against Taurus International Manufacturing, Inc. in which Taurus semi-automatic striker-fired pistols have [...]
August 20, 2014

Yellowstone Club Trustee Offers Bounty To Find Blixseth’s Missing Millions (Brian Glasser featured in Forbes Magazine)

As reported in Forbes Magazine, Yellowstone Club Trustee Brian Glasser is offering a bounty to anyone who can help him [...]
July 22, 2014

Court Awards Penalties to LendingTree/Home Loan Center Borrowers

A federal district judge has concluded that a national mortgage broker engaged in the unauthorized practice of law by hiring [...]
July 10, 2014

Bailey Glasser Lawyers Appointed to MDL Leadership Positions in TCPA Class Action Litigation

Barrett, Marshall Appointed to MDL Leadership Positions in TCPA Litigation Two Bailey & Glasser lawyers were appointed to leadership positions [...]
June 26, 2014

West Virginia Mortgage Borrowers Reach $9m Class Settlement With Lender

On June 18, 2014, Judge Jay Hoke of the Circuit Court of Lincoln County, West Virginia approved a $9 million [...]
June 19, 2014

Gregory Porter to Speak at Webinar “Moench on Trial: What the Supreme Court’s Fifth Third Ruling Means for ERISA Stock Drop and Other Prudence Claims”

Gregory Porter of our Washington, D.C. office will be a featured speaker at the webinar “Moench on Trial: What the [...]
June 6, 2014

Former Billionaire’s ‘Self-Dealing’ Leads To $200 Million Judgment In Civil Fraud Case

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — As reported in U.S. News & World Report, a federal judge in California has issued a $200 [...]
May 12, 2014

Court approves $10 million settlement in ERISA class action

On May 12, 2014, the Court gave final approval to a $10 million settlement in the case Glass Dimensions, Inc. [...]
May 1, 2014

Fifth Circuit Pans Company’s Confidentiality Clause

Michael Murphy, a partner in the Washington, DC office, was quoted in the AAJ’s TrialNews concerning the Fifth Circuit’s recent [...]