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Class Actions & Consumer Rights

Big Tobacco Ads Are Back, But This Time They Include The Facts

New Tobacco Ads are coming intent on exposing the truth about the lies told by Big Tobacco, keep reading to find out more.  You may have noticed the recent reappearance of cigarette advertisements from the major cigarette manufacturers, Altria, R.J. Reynolds Tobacco, Lorillard, and Phillip Morris USA popping up in print and broadcast. These ads mark another victory against the deceptive practices…

143 million Americans have data exposed by Equifax, and the company uses Arbitration Clause in Data Breach Help Website to prevent consumers from joining together if they seek any damages resulting from the breach

DATA BREACH AT THE CONSUMER CREDIT REPORTING AGENCY, EQUIFAX HAS EXPOSES THE DATA OF NEARLY 1/2 THE AMERICAN POPULATION. On Thursday, Equifax announced that the personal information of 143 million Americans — almost ½ the U.S. population — has been compromised after a data breach that exposed sensitive information including social security numbers, driver’s license numbers, and address information. The…

News Update: Declaratory Judgment Action Brought against Duke Energy

News Update: Declaratory Judgment Action Brought against Duke Energy       In 2012, Duke Energy became the largest electric utility in the country.[1] With great power comes great responsibility. Duke Energy has a responsibility to deal with the issues that have come to light with coal ash. The 2014 Dan River spill turned a sharp spotlight on those issues. There…

PRESS RELEASE: PETITION TO INTERVENE FILED BY DUKE’s RATE PAYORS WHO LIVE NEAR DUKE ENERGY’S COAL ASH IMPOUNDMENTS

PRESS RELEASE PETITION TO INTERVENE FILED BY DUKE’s RATE PAYORS WHO LIVE NEAR DUKE ENERGY’S COAL ASH IMPOUNDMENTS August 23, 2017 – Amy Brown of Belmont and Deborah Graham of Salisbury, along with others in their neighborhoods near Duke power plants, filed a petition to intervene in the rate hike application that Duke Energy Carolinas LLC has given notice that…

PRESS RELEASE CLASS ACTION AGAINST DUKE ENERGY BROUGHT BY NORTH CAROLINA PLANT NEIGHBORS

PRESS RELEASE CLASS ACTION AGAINST DUKE ENERGY BROUGHT BY NORTH CAROLINA PLANT NEIGHBORS August 23, 2017 – Amy Brown of Belmont and Deborah Graham of Salisbury, along with representatives of other neighborhoods near Duke power plants, filed a class action lawsuit today in Raleigh. The lawsuit seeks injunctive relief and damages against Duke Energy Carolinas, LLC and Duke Energy Progress,…

A Note from Attorney Mona Lisa Wallace about “From the Ashes” documentary

Dear Friends:

I was fortunate to be able to attend the documentary, From the Ashes, last Thursday night at the Norvell Theatre in Salisbury. It was an exceptionally well-done documentary. I strongly recommend that each and every one of you should see this documentary if you have not done so.

From the Ashes will premiere on the National Geographic channel on Sunday, June 25, 2017, at 9/8c. I encourage you to see this and to suggest to your friends that they do as well.

Thank you for all of your support and confidence.

Sincerely,

WALLACE & GRAHAM, PA

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Mona Lisa Wallace

INACCURATE LEAD TESTING KITS

In the News: INACCURATE LEAD TESTING KITS May 18, 2017 The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) are warning Americans that some Lead testing systems may provide inaccurate results. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) warning that all four of Magellan Diagnostics’ lead…

FDA issues a safety warning related to diabetes medicine CANAGLIFLOZIN (Invokana, Invokamet, Invokamet XR)

In the News: Drug Safety May 18, 2017 FDA issues a safety warning related to diabetes medicine CANAGLIFLOZIN (Invokana, Invokamet, Invokamet XR) On March 16, 2017, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued a Drug Safety Announcement related to the diabetes medicine CANAGLIFLOZIN based on data from two large clinical trials. CANAGLIFLOZIN is used to treat individuals with type 2…

A NOTE FROM THE ATTORNEYS AND STAFF OF WALLACE & GRAHAM

A NOTE FROM THE ATTORNEYS AND STAFF OF WALLACE & GRAHAM following the NPR and Democracy Now coverage of the on-going Hog Farm Nuisance Legislation in North Carolina: “As a firm, we are working hard to protect the rights of our clients and the rights of all NC residents. It is in the spirit of protecting the rights of individuals that we choose…

Faulty Guardrails are Back in the News

Faulty guardrails are back in the news after the father of teen killed in a Tennessee crash receives a bill for $2,970 to replace the guardrail that killed his daughter. In the early morning hours of November 1, 2016 Steven Eimers’ 17-year-old daughter Hannah Eimers was driving a 2000 Volvo S80 northbound on Interstate 75 near Niota, Tennessee when her…