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Southwest Loses Bid to Dismiss Tycko & Zavareei’s Covid-19 Refund Case

Law360 (March 29, 2021, 7:57 PM EDT) — A Pennsylvania federal judge said Monday that Southwest Airlines must face a proposed class action alleging it broke its contractual promises by denying customer refunds for canceled flights amid the COVID-19 pandemic, saying Southwest’s contract of carriage has yet to be interpreted in favor of or against either […]

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Tycko & Zavareei LLP Sues Google for Unlawful Gambling App

A consumer filed a class-action complaint on Wednesday in the Northern District of California against Google and Google Payment Corp. alleging that they “profit(s) from illegal gambling games developed by Zynga, Inc. and offered, sold, and distributed by Google through its Google Play Store for consumers to download and play.” This occurred a few days after Zynga […]

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Bloomberg Highlights Tycko & Zavareei LLP’s COVID Airline Lawsuits

The airline industry is facing a flurry of suits for failing to issue refunds to consumers for flights canceled due to the coronavirus pandemic.  Attorney Hassan Zavareei with Tycko & Zavareei LLP in Washington, which represents the plaintiffs against Southwest, said the firm has been contacted by many airline ticket purchasers interested in pursuing similar […]

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Tycko & Zavareei LLP’s COVID Airline Lawsuits Featured in Washington Post

The global pandemic has upended the travel industry, with airlines canceling thousands of flights and, until recently, cruise lines confining passengers to their cabins as the coronavirus swept through their vessels. Many travelers have resolved their issues with the companies, receiving refunds or other compensation. But others have not and are turning to the law for […]

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Tycko & Zavareei LLP Attorney, Annick Persinger, Files Class Action Lawsuit Against Beech-Nut Nutrition Company for Alleged Heavy Metals in Baby Food

Lawsuits are piling up against companies cited in a recent Congressional report into heavy metals in baby food. But how might courts decide if these complaints have legs, and what can be reasonably expected from food manufacturers given that the FDA has said that heavy metals “cannot be completely avoided in the fruits, vegetables, or […]

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Jonathan Tycko receives “Go-To Thought Leader” Award from National Law Review for his writings and thought leadership on the False Claims Act

The National Law Review’s “Go-To Thought Leadership Awards” recognizes 71 exceptional legal authors in practice areas ranging from Aviation Law to the SBA’s Paycheck Protection Program Implementation. Award recipients are selected from a pool of over 20,000 legal news articles published by the National Law Review (NLR) in 2020. Those honored wrote relevant, consistent and well-thought-out […]

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