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False Advertising Lawsuits

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Girard Gibbs’ attorneys have successfully litigated a number of false advertising lawsuits against some of the nation’s largest corporations, achieving significant recoveries on behalf of consumers.

If you have a question about one of the cases below or would like to discuss a potential case with one of our false advertising attorneys, please complete the form to the right or call us toll-free at (866) 981-4800.

Brazilian Blowout Class Action Lawsuit

Girard Gibbs’ false advertising lawyers have filed a class action lawsuit alleging that Brazilian Blowout violated California law by advertising its Brazilian Blowout hair straightening product as safe and formaldehyde free, when it has been found to contain significant amounts of formaldehyde, a “probable human carcinogen.”

DISH Network Class Action Lawsuit and Settlement

In March 2011, Girard Gibbs LLP and co-counsel Cohen Milstein Sellers & Toll PLLC and The Wentz Law Firm filed a national class action lawsuit alleging that DISH unlawfully raised its prices for satellite television services in February 2011. The suit alleges that DISH breached its contracts and violated the Colorado Consumer Protection Act when it raised prices on customers who were bound by a two-year contract with discounted pricing for the first 12-months. The Court approved a settlement on March 23, 2012.

Hyundai & Kia Class Action Lawsuit Settlement

Girard Gibbs’ false advertising lawyers filed a class action lawsuit on behalf of U.S. Hyundai and Kia owners and lessees, contending that Hyundai continued to advertise false horsepower ratings in the United States even after the Korean Ministry’s findings. The class action complaint alleged that Hyundai and Kia were able to sell more vehicles and charge more per vehicle because of the deceptive advertising.