class action news

Law360—Christopher Crosby

Update on nomination of William Emanuel to NLRB. Outten & Golden LLP in September urged the NLRB to block Emanuel.

Super Lawyers — Christine Schuster

That is the question, and the answer is hard to find in a grey area of the law. Outten & Golden partner Rachel Bien is quoted.

Bloomberg Business Week — Josh Eidelson

Geo Group is being sued by detainees who claim they’re forced to work for free. Outten & Golden partner David Lopez is quoted.

Bloomberg Tecnology—Rebecca Greenfield and Jeff Green

At Uber, discrimination was baked into the system, a new suit alleges, pointing to systemic bias against women in the ride-sharing company’s performance evaluations. Outten & Golden LLP partner Jahan Sagafi is quoted.

Bloomberg BNA – Jon Steingart

Urban Outfitters Inc. owes a former retail department manager overtime because it gave him non-managerial assignments, he says in a complaint. Outten & Golden LLP partner Justin Swartz is quoted.

Bloomberg BNA Daily Labor Report – Jon Steingart

Buffalo Wild Wings faces hundreds of arbitration proceedings filed by employees it said were ineligible to join a courtroom class action claiming the sports bar chain paid tipped workers less than they were owed.

Law360—Dave Simpson

Three women of color, represented by Outten & Golden LLP attorneys, claim Uber Technologies Inc. does not pay female engineers or engineers of color equal compensation.