class action news

Daily News - Thomas Zambito
08.18.2009

Workers for Mama Mexico restaurant owner Juan Rojas Campos claim the former dishwasher has forgotten he used to be one of them - and is cheating them out of wages.

PRWeb - Jack Raisner
08.10.2009

The collapse of one of the largest mortgage lenders has left 1000+ employees without jobs and possibly without health insurance, despite the company's reassurances that jobs were safe - even on the day of the shut-down.

Kati Cornell
07.25.2009

Embattled construction giant Bovis Lend Lease is being hit with a class-action suit yesterday for allegedly stiffing employees on overtime pay.

Los Angeles Times - Tiffany Hsu
07.18.2009

Jobless workers learn many companies use credit screenings

Ianthe Jeanne Dugan
07.06.2009

Severe U.S. job cuts have exposed weaknesses in a federal law meant to cushion the blow of mass layoffs.

The National Law Journal - Tresa Baldas
07.02.2009

As Congress considers a tougher, layoff notification law, employment lawyers are warning employers to brace for more scrutiny and potential litigation involving how they execute mass layoffs.

Chicago Tribune - Tiffany Hsu
06.28.2009

Experts say up to half of employers use credit screening to weed out potentially troublesome hires, and the practice is on the rise.