TC Construction

T C Construction Paystub Class Action Settlement

A settlement has been reached in a class action lawsuit alleging T C Construction Company Inc. violated certain wage and hour laws. If you worked for T C Construction Company at any time between Nov. 21, 2013 and Dec. 31, 2014, you... Read More »

Sterling Infosystems

Sterling Background Check Class Action Settlement Gets Final OK

A $4.75 million Sterling Infosystems (now known as Sterling Backcheck) Fair Credit Reporting Act class action lawsuit settlement has been granted final approval by a New York federal judge. U.S. District Judge Lorna G. Schofield agreed to the terms of the Sterling… Read More »

Big Lots class action lawsuit

FCRA Class Action Lawsuit Lodged Against Big Lots

Last week, a proposed class action lawsuit alleging improper background checks on employees was filed in Philadelphia County Court of Common Pleas against the retail discount store chain Big Lots Stores Inc. Lead plaintiff, Philadelphia resident Aaron Abel, alleges in his class… Read More »

Apple class action lawsuit

Apple Defeats Employee Bag Search Class Action Lawsuit

On Nov. 7, U.S. District Judge William Alsup dismissed a California class action against Apple Inc., which alleged that Apple employees should be paid for the time they spent waiting to have their bags searched by managers or security guards. According to… Read More »

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Report: Portland Asbestos Laws Poorly Enforced

Hundreds of homes in Portland have been demolished—many without properly removing asbestos, according to a recent report. The Mesothelioma Cancer Alliance says that a conflict of bureaucracy has led to widespread failures of enforcement for existing asbestos removal regulations. An estimate has... Read More »


Crothall Healthcare Wage Statement Class Action Settlement

A settlement has been reached in a class action lawsuit that alleges Crothall Healthcare Inc. failed to provide legally compliant wage statements in violation of California law. If you worked as an hourly paid employee for Crothall Healthcare Inc. in California from... Read More »


AseraCare Guilty of Medicare Fraud in Whistleblower Trial

An Alabama federal jury found one of the nation’s largest for-profit hospice care providers guilty in a $67.5 million Medicare fraud whistleblower lawsuit for billing the federal government for patients who weren’t terminally ill. Jurors were presented with Medicare reimbursement claims for... Read More »

Amazon Prime Now class action lawsuit

Amazon Prime Now Delivery Drivers File Class Action Lawsuit is facing a wage and hour class action lawsuit filed by delivery drivers for the Amazon Prime Now rapid-delivery service, with allegations that the drivers have been misclassified as independent contractors who are making less than minimum wage. The Amazon class… Read More »


Broward Health Settles Whistleblower Lawsuit for $70 Million

The country’s ninth-largest health system has agreed to pay nearly $70 million to the state of Florida to settle allegations of fraud by engaging in “improper financial relationships” with doctors under laws prohibiting kickbacks in return for patient referrals. The North Broward... Read More »


Woman With MS Denied Disability Benefits By Unum, Lawsuit Says

After receiving notice that Unum denied her disability claim, a woman with multiple sclerosis took matters into her own hands and filed a lawsuit against the disability insurance company. Kimberly was a Creative Director at an advertising group before she became disabled in... Read More »


Jury Deliberates in AseraCare Whistleblower Lawsuit

An Alabama federal jury continues its deliberations over an AseraCare hospice whistleblower lawsuit. AseraCare is one of the country’s largest for-profit hospice providers. The whistleblower lawsuit is targeting AseraCare for allegedly fraudulently billing Medicare over $7 million for 121 individual patients who were... Read More »