Blog Posts in August, 2016

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  • Richard M. Golomb Included in 2017 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America©

    Posted By Golomb & Honik, P.C. || 18-Aug-2016

    Golomb & Honik, P.C. is pleased to announce that Attorney Richard M. Golomb has been selected for inclusion in the 23 rd edition of The Best Lawyers in America© in the practice area of Mass Tort Litigation/Class Action – Plaintiffs. Best Lawyers is the oldest and most highly respected peer review guide worldwide for the legal profession. In order to be considered for inclusion in ...
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  • Nationstar Mortgage Must Face Putative Class Action Lawsuit

    Posted By Golomb & Honik, P.C. || 12-Aug-2016

    Nationstar Mortgage Holdings Inc. can’t duck a mortgage insurance class action lawsuit alleging that the company refused to terminate private mortgage insurance (PMI) in accordance with consumers’ mortgage agreements. Nationstar is being accused of unjust enrichment and breach of contract. According to U.S. District Judge Stewart Dalzell, the lead plaintiff’s first amended ...
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  • Hearings Begin in J&J Talcum Powder Lawsuits

    Posted By Golomb & Honik, P.C. || 11-Aug-2016

    Atlantic City, NJ (August 8, 2016) - The global controversy over the deadly link between ovarian cancer and Johnson & Johnson’s iconic, talcum powder products – Baby Powder and Shower to Shower - today shifts to New Jersey Superior Court in Atlantic City with the start of pre-trial hearings in the first of hundreds of trials. Before Judge Nelson C. Johnson, the plaintiff’s ...
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  • FDA Strengthens Kidney Warnings on Invokana Labeling

    Posted By Golomb & Honik, P.C. || 9-Aug-2016

    A Drug Safety Communication warning was issued by the FDA on June 14, 2016 regarding Invokana (canagliflozin), a Type 2 diabetes drug manufactured by Johnson & Johnson. Invokana works to lower levels of blood sugar by boosting the amount of sugar that is removed through the urine. Another similar SGLT-2 drug, Farxiga (dapagliflozin), was also targeted by the FDA, which asked the manufacturer ...
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  • JP Morgan Chase Sued By Former Inmates Over Excessive Debit Card Fees

    Posted By Golomb & Honik, P.C. || 3-Aug-2016

    JP Morgan Chase & Co. recently agreed to pay $446,822 to thousands of former inmates released from federal prison to settle a class action lawsuit. According to the lawsuit, which was filed in a federal court in Philadelphia, the bank ripped off consumers by charging excessive fees for services, including a $10 fee to make a withdrawal from a teller window, a $2 fee for using non-network ATMs, ...
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  • Are You Being Overcharged on Your Navient or Sallie Mae Student Loans?

    Posted By Golomb & Honik, P.C. || 1-Aug-2016

    You may be paying more on your student loan than you think to Sallie Mae and Navient. Sallie Mae, founded in 1973, entered a merger of sorts with Navient in 2014. Navient took over Sallie Mae’s federal loan servicing business, and now handles billing and servicing on millions of federal student loans. Sallie Mae offers private student loans which are later securitized, or broken up and sold ...
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