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Jun 30, 2015, 11:46 ET

Outten & Golden LLP: Federal Overtime Update Will Help Millions of Workers

 The federal government's revision of overtime regulations will benefit millions of workers and make overtime protections easier to enforce,...

Jun 09, 2015, 12:53 ET

Hertz Sued for Allegedly Violating Federal Background Check Law, According to Job Applicant's Legal Team

The Hertz Corporation, Dollar Thrifty Automotive Group, Inc. ("Hertz"), and Sterling Infosystems, Inc. are accused in a new federal lawsuit of...

May 18, 2015, 11:25 ET

AT&T Allegedly Violated Employment Laws, According to Training Specialists' Legal Team

A nationwide class action lawsuit filed today accuses telecom giant AT&T (NYSE:T) of violating federal and state employment laws by failing...

May 14, 2015, 12:18 ET

Darnley D. Stewart Joins Outten & Golden LLP's New York Office

Darnley D. Stewart, who has been at the forefront of plaintiff employment litigation for more than 15 years and is a former President of NELA/New...

Mar 03, 2015, 13:35 ET

TCF Bank Accused of Wage Violations, According to Workers' Legal Team

A federal class action lawsuit filed today accuses TCF Bank of misclassifying workers to avoid paying overtime compensation in violation of federal...

Feb 23, 2015, 14:35 ET

Larry Flynt's Hustler Club Violates Labor Laws, According to Outten & Golden LLP

Larry Flynt's Hustler Club is the latest among New York City adult entertainment enterprises to be accused of violating federal and state labor...

Jan 14, 2015, 12:15 ET

Connecticut Violated Labor Laws in Denying Correctional Officer Jobs, According to Job Applicants' Legal Team

 A new federal lawsuit alleges the Connecticut Department of Correction used an unlawful physical fitness test to screen out otherwise...

Jan 08, 2015, 08:30 ET

Employment Law Firm, Outten & Golden LLP Recognized in Best Lawyers "Best Law Firms" for 2015

 Outten & Golden LLP has been selected once again in multiple categories in U.S. News & World Report's Best Lawyers, a US-based peer...

Jan 06, 2015, 12:35 ET

Outten & Golden LLP: Jimmy John's Violates Federal Labor Law

The national fast-food sandwich chain Jimmy John's illegally underpaid assistant store managers throughout the nation in violation of federal labor...

Dec 19, 2014, 08:30 ET

Outten & Golden Employment Law Firm Recognized With 18 Super Lawyers and Rising Stars Honorees Selected for 2014

 Outten & Golden LLP, which focuses exclusively on representing employees, is pleased to announce that 18 of its attorneys have been...

Dec 15, 2014, 14:52 ET

Outten & Golden LLP: Carmelyn P. Malalis Is New Chair of New York City Commission on Human Rights

 Carmelyn P. Malalis, a partner at Outten & Golden LLP, was appointed by New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio as the new Chair of New York...

Dec 11, 2014, 08:30 ET

Employment Law Firm Outten & Golden Announces Promotion of Three Lawyers in New York City Office

 Employment law firm Outten & Golden LLP announced today the promotion of Molly Brooks, Juno Turner, and Katherine Blostein to its...

Nov 11, 2014, 08:30 ET

Outten & Golden Announces Five New Associates Have Joined the Firm

Outten & Golden LLP, a preeminent employee rights law firm, is pleased to announce the addition of five new associates to its growing practice...

Nov 10, 2014, 08:35 ET
Oct 30, 2014, 16:36 ET

Employment Litigation Firms File Collective Action Lawsuit Against Goldman Sachs Seeking Proper Overtime Pay For Hourly Workers

Today, the law firms of Outten & Golden LLP in New York and Kennedy Hodges LLP in Houston, which both specialize in representing employees in...

Oct 09, 2014, 10:20 ET

Outten & Golden LLP: Latino Claims Added to U.S. Census Bureau Discrimination Class Action

A New York federal court has approved the addition of Latino applicants to a previously certified class action lawsuit alleging the U.S. Census...

Sep 03, 2014, 14:35 ET

Outten & Golden LLP: Firm Expands and Relocates Chicago Office

Outten & Golden LLP, the largest firm in the nation that represents employees exclusively, announced the expansion and relocation of its...

Aug 14, 2014, 08:40 ET

Outten & Golden Announces Three New Associates Have Joined the Firm

 Outten & Golden LLP, a preeminent employee rights law firm, is pleased to announce the addition of three new associates to its growing...

Jul 30, 2014, 13:57 ET

Price Chopper Supermarkets Accused of Wage Violations, According to Workers' Legal Team

 A federal class action lawsuit filed today accuses Price Chopper Supermarkets of misclassifying workers to avoid paying overtime compensation...

Jul 09, 2014, 10:49 ET

Northwestern Mutual Faces Nation's First Alienage Discrimination Lawsuit, According to Job Applicant's Legal Team

 A class action lawsuit accuses insurer Northwestern Mutual of illegally rejecting qualified non-U.S. citizen job candidates without permanent...