Whirlpool Slammed With Another Stinky Washer Suit

Law360, New York (October 14, 2009, 3:06 PM EDT) -- Whirlpool Corp. has been hit with another putative class action accusing the company of breaching a warranty by covering up design defects in Duet washing machines that cause the machines to accumulate mold and mildew, tainting homes and clothes with an unsavory odor.

The suit, which was filed on behalf of three named plaintiffs in the U.S. District Court for the District of Massachusetts on Tuesday, includes causes of action for breach of express and implied warranty, violations of the Magnuson-Moss Act, and violations of Georgia's...
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