Advocates for Edenville Dam Breach

Residents and business owners: we are here for you.

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FeganScott filed a national class-action suit on behalf of residents and business owners against the operators of the Edenville, Sanford and Secord Dams and three Michigan state agencies.

Our suit claims dam owner Boyce Hydro, along with the Michigan Department of Environment, Great Lakes Energy and the Michigan Department of Natural Resources, failed to operate, fix, or repair the dams in accordance with the established standard of care, resulting in catastrophic injury and damage to residents and their properties.

Read our press release here, and the filed complaint here.

Who We Are

We’re a nationwide class-action law firm dedicated to helping victims of sexual abuse, discrimination, consumer fraud and antitrust violations while supporting community-driven legal needs.

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Current Cases


Beth Fegan and Lynn Ellenberger lead a class action case brought on behalf of three former student-athletes lawsuit against the National Collegiate Athletics Association (NCAA), the NCAA Board of Governors, and John Rembao, the former track and cross-country coach at…

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Harvey Weinstein, Miramax, Disney & The Weinstein Company

FeganScott’s Beth Fegan is co-lead counsel in a class action case brought on behalf of a class of actresses and women entertainment industry professionals who allege that Harvey Weinstein, Miramax, Disney, The Weinstein Company (“TWC”), and their respective officers, directors,…

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FeganScott filed a national class action lawsuit against Allergan, the manufacturers of BIOCELL textured and “gummy” breast implants. The suit claims that, although the FDA issued a recall for Allergan’s BIOCELL products, the company has no plans to provide medical…

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FeganScott announced the preliminary approval of a $2.5 million class action settlement on behalf of purchasers of certain black pepper products in California, Florida and Missouri. The settlement will resolve consumer claims that McCormick & Company under-filled its black pepper…

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NCAA - Concussions

As part of the co-lead counsel team, Beth prosecuted a nationwide class action lawsuit against the NCAA for failing to implement best practices for treatment of concussions in sports, thereby exacerbating the symptoms and putting student-athletes at risk for catastrophic…

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Baby Products Antitrust

Baby Products Antitrust Beth Fegan was co-lead counsel in a nationwide class action against Babies “R” Us and several baby product manufacturers. The suit claimed the retailer and manufacturers conspired to inflate prices of high-end baby products, including car seats,…

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We’re always working to leverage our passion for advocacy to zealously represent our clients and the causes we care about.

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FeganScott is proud to be a powerful ally for consumers and small businesses. In every case, we fight zealously to right wrongs with passion, integrity and excellence.

FeganScott in the News

The NCAA Claims it Owes No Legal Duty to Protect NCAA Student-Athletes in Legal Filings According to FeganScott and Lieff Cabraser Law Firms

SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--In response to a lawsuit filed on behalf of three former student-athletes who claim that the NCAA failed to protect them and others from sexual abuse and harassment they suffered at the hands of their NCAA track and…

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Residents, businesses sue dam operator over ruinous flooding

By Corey Williams, Associated Press WEST BLOOMFIELD, Mich. (AP) — Residents and businesses in Central Michigan communities that were submerged when two dams failed this week on Friday sued the operator of the dams and two state agencies charged with…

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Businesses, Homeowners Sue Edenville Dam Operators and Michigan State Departments for Collapse Causing Historic Flooding, Law Firm FeganScott Announces

EDENVILLE, Mich.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Today, a group of residents and business owners filed a proposed class-action lawsuit against the operators of the Edenville, Sanford and Secord Dams and three Michigan state agencies for what is described as a cataclysmic set of decisions…

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Nine New Lawsuits Target ‘Inclusive Access’ Textbook Programs, Alleging Antitrust Violations

By: Rebecca Koenig, EdSurge Student complaints about the digital textbook and courseware bundles now assigned in many college classes have escalated into a new batch of legal challenges. Nine lawsuits filed in March, April and May against major textbook companies…

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Words with Friends Developer, Zynga, Sued Over User Data Breach, Law Firm FeganScott Announces

SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Zynga, developer of popular mobile games Words with Friends and Draw Something, is the target of a proposed class-action lawsuit filed by FeganScott on behalf of players affected by a data breach. “Zynga promised to protect its customers’ data…

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Textbook Publishers Sued by College Students Claiming Giants Conspired to Illegally Monopolize Lucrative Market, Law Firm FeganScott Announces

CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--College textbook publishing and retail giants Cengage Learning, McGraw Hill, Pearson Education, Follett Higher Education Group and Barnes & Noble College Bookseller are targets of a proposed national class-action filed by college students. The suit claims the companies conspired…

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