CVS Caremark Fails to Get Unpaid Overtime Lawsuit Dismissed

One of CVS Health’s units, Caremark, is the latest company to face charges alleging unpaid overtime and Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) violations. According to the FLSA, hourly employees (non-exempt) are entitled to overtime once they pass eight hours a day, or 40… Read More »

0

Contractors Hit Animation Studios with Wage Class Action Lawsuit

The alleged collusion between tech giants and extended to animation houses has spurred an all-new independent contractor wage class action lawsuit that places a special emphasis on those workers who are not considered full-time employees. Both in Silicon Valley and down the Highway… Read More »

0

Norfolk Southern Hit With Asbestos Lung Cancer Lawsuit

An Ohio man filed an asbestos lung cancer lawsuit against a former employer over asbestos exposure. His asbestos cancer lawsuit alleges that his former employer, Norfolk Southern Railway, exposed him and other employees to asbestos, leading to long-term health consequences. Plaintiff Jeffrey Hall... Read More »

0

Lowe’s Independent Contractor Class Action Settlement

Lowe's Home Centers LLC has agreed to pay up to $6.5 million to settle a class action lawsuit alleging it misclassified certain installers as independent contractors. If you or your installation company performed installation services for Lowe's in California, you could be eligible for... Read More »

0

FedEx Agrees to $2.1M Wage and Hour Class Action Settlement

FedEx Corp. has agreed to an unpaid overtime class action settlement totaling $2.1 million to settle allegations filed by current and former package handlers claiming FedEx failed to provide them and other California FedEx employees with meal break and rest periods. On September… Read More »

0

Canon Agrees to Illegal Background Check Class Action Settlement

Yesterday, Canon Solutions America Inc. and the lead plaintiff of an illegal background check class action lawsuit indicated they have come to a settlement agreement. This Canon class action litigation filed in New Jersey federal court alleged that the camera and imaging… Read More »

0

Allstate Insurance Faces Unpaid Overtime Class Action Lawsuit

In 2005, Allstate Insurance changed the status all of their California-based claims adjusters from exempt (salaried) to non-exampt (hourly). However, according to a wage and hour lawsuit, instead of following California Labor laws for time recording and reporting, the company took it… Read More »

0

Army Translators File False Imprisonment Class Action Lawsuit

A number of translators and interpreters have filed a false imprisonment class action lawsuit against their employer Global Linguist Solutions (GLS) after this group was allegedly held against their will in a U.S. military base in poor conditions and denied medical care…. Read More »

0