New Unum Lawsuit Filed Following Bad Faith Insurance Denial

Another Unum lawsuit was filed against the disability insurance provider accusing the company of bad faith insurance denial. Plaintiff Gregory B. is one of many plaintiffs to claim that Unum Life Insurance Company of America wrongfully denies Unum disability benefits despite the adequate... Read More »


JPMorgan to Settle $950K Wage and Hour Lawsuit

JP Morgan Chase Bank has agreed to pay a proposed amount of $950,000 to settle a California wage and hour class action lawsuit. Filed by former JP Morgan underwriters Mary L. and Angie R., the wage and hour class action lawsuit alleges the... Read More »


Michaels California Wage and Hour Lawsuit Hits Bumps

A Michaels California wage and hour lawsuit hit a bump in the road after a judge dismissed fraud and negligent misrepresentation claims from the lawsuit. Michaels was accused of hiding the amount of vacation time an employee was owed, letting the time... Read More »


Bad Faith Insurance Lawsuit Filed Against Unum

Unum Life Insurance Company of America is being sued in a bad faith insurance lawsuit by a Tennessee woman. Plaintiff Elizabeth W. alleges the insurance company refused to pay the long-term disability insurance benefits due per her employee benefits plans, and therefore violated... Read More »


Motion to Dismiss Asbestos Lung Cancer Lawsuit Rejected

Crane Co. was accused in an asbestos lung cancer lawsuit of failing to warn users of its products that they contained asbestos. It was this alleged asbestos exposure that caused a man who used the products during employment to develop lung cancer.... Read More »


Class Action: Dollar Tree Fails to Disclose Background Checks

Last week, a class action lawsuit was filed against Dollar Tree Stores Inc. alleging that the company violated the Fair Credit Reporting Act and Federal Trade Commission rules when it obtained consumer reports about potential employees. Lead plaintiff Lashay Walker filed the… Read More »


Unum Lawsuit Claims Unfair Disability Insurance Denial

A registered nurse filed a bad faith insurance lawsuit against Unum Life Insurance Company alleging her long-term disability benefits were unjustly terminated. According to the Unum lawsuit, Carrie S. had to stop working at Baptist Health Care Systems because of her disabling... Read More »


ABM Wage and Hour Class Action Heads to Calif. Supreme Court

The California Supreme Court has granted review of an appellate decision in Augustus v. ABM Security Services, Inc., which reversed a near-$90 million judgment awarded in the favor of a certified Class of current and former security guards on California labor law breaks. In... Read More »