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Cummings Manookian Class Action Suit Targets Diamond Overgrading

NASHVILLE, TN (DIAMONDS.NET)- The law firm of Cummings Manookian announced that it will begin filing a number of class action lawsuits centered on the dumping of billions of dollars of intentionally overgraded diamonds on hundreds of thousands of consumers. Diamond overgrading​ is the practice of deliberately misrepresenting a diamond’s characteristics to a consumer. Most commonly, [...]

April 17th, 2015|Consumer Protection|

National Jeweler reports on upcoming Cummings Manookian grading report class action

NEW YORK, NY (NATIONAL JEWELER) BY MICHELLE GRAFF- Early next year, a class-action lawsuit will be filed against EGL International and “major retailers” charging that the lab systematically over-graded diamonds that the retailers then knowingly sold to consumers, National Jeweler has learned. Nashville, Tenn.-based attorney Brian Cummings said Monday that the suit will be filed within [...]

December 16th, 2014|Consumer Protection|