Month: July 2009

Class Action Filed Against Extended Car Warranty Schemers

Posted July 20th, 2009. Thousands Plaintiff Asks for At Least $50 Million for All Victimized ConsumersCHICAGO, July 20 /PRNewswire/ — Please hold for an important notice about your automobile warranty: You are at risk of getting scammed. That’s the message in a class action complaint filed in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois by Jonathan J.…

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Endoscopic Technologies to Pay U.S. $1.4 Million to Resolve Allegations of Medicare Fraud

WASHINGTON/PR News Wire/ – Endoscopic Technologies Inc. (Estech), a medical device manufacturer, has agreed to pay the United States $1.4 million to resolve civil claims in connection with the alleged promotion of its surgical ablation devices, the Justice Department announced today. Surgical ablation devices use focused energy to create controlled lesions or scar tissue on a patient’s heart or other…

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