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Feds asking banks to close down access to consumers’ accounts.
Allegations: Deceptively inflating the mAh ratings for Onn power banks
Class-action lawsuits allege that the mAh ratings of several portable chargers are greatly exaggerated.
In June 2020, a class-action lawsuit was filed against Best Buy for allegedly falsely advertising the amount of power that INSIGNIA power banks have to transfer to other electronic devices…
In May 2020, a class-action lawsuit was filed against TZUMI Electronics for allegedly misleading consumers about the amount of power that its power banks have to transfer to electronic devices…
In November 2018, a class-action lawsuit was filed against Inland Products for allegedly falsely advertising its ProHT Power Banks (portable chargers that are used to recharge electronic devices). Specifically, the…
In November 2018, a class-action lawsuit was filed against Topstar Technology for allegedly falsely advertising the milliampere-hours (mAh) of GETIHU power banks (portable power sources that can be used to…
In December 2018, a class-action lawsuit was filed against Anker Innovations for allegedly misrepresenting the milliampere-hours (mAh) of its power banks (portable power sources that can be used to charge…
In November 2018, a class-action lawsuit was filed against RFA Brands for allegedly misrepresenting the milliampere-hours (mAh) of myCharge Power Banks (portable power sources that can be used to charge…
Lawsuits allege app fails to disclose lack of protections against fraud and recourse for the defrauded.
The pandemic has also triggered lawsuits over privacy issues with some video conferencing apps, and more.
The OCC is charged with regulating and supervising all national banks and federal savings associations in order to ensure that they comply with relevant laws and treat customers fairly. As…
The Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC), which was formed in 1933, is a U.S. government corporation that generally focuses on guaranteeing the safety of deposits in member banks.
Allegations: Misleadingly marketing that Sezzle is a free service with no fees, interest or other catches without adequately warning users of the risk that banks processing Sezzle payments will charge…
Allegations: Misleadingly marketing itself as a free service without adequately disclosing the risk that consumers will be charged overdraft fees by banks processing payments
Allegations: Misleadingly representing that Klarna is a free service without adequately warning consumers of the risk that banks processing payments will charge them overdraft fees
Allegations: Misleadingly marketing Zelle as a fast and “free” way to send money and as a service that “won’t cost you any extra money for the transaction” without disclosing that,…
A topic-by-topic list of federal agencies that deal with deceptive advertising.
Consumer complain Affinion deceptively charged them for services.