Outten & Golden LLP – the nation's premier employment law firm representing employees, executives, partners, and professionals – announces that 19 of its attorneys have been included in three Lawdragon lawyer guides for 2020.
Outten & Golden LLP is pleased to announce the addition of seven associates to the law firm's growing practice that includes representation of employees, executives, and partners in litigation and transactional matters. Five of the lawyers will join the firm’s New York office, and the sixth joins the Washington, D.C., office, and the seventh joins the San Francisco office.
NEW ORLEANS, Feb. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Workers who helped with the Gulf Coast cleanup after the Deepwater Horizon oil spill were systematically denied overtime pay and required to sign unlawful employment agreements, a lawsuit filed today in federal court in New Orleans alleges.
The lawsuit accuses BP P.L.C., BP America, Inc., TRG The Response Group, L.L.C. (TRG), and TRG President Roy Barrett of violating the federal Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA).
The complaint alleges that BP “failed to take responsibility for ensuring the workplace rights of many of its disaster response...