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Jul 18, 2012, 13:12 ET

Sanford Wittels & Heisler Receives Long-Pending EEOC Decision

The decision was a long time coming, but appears to have been worth the wait. This month David Sanford, a partner and founder at Sanford Wittels...

Jul 06, 2012, 16:38 ET

Attorneys for Class of Female VPs and SVPs Employed by PR Giant MSLGroup Clarify Company's Inaccurate Description of Federal Court's Recent Certification Ruling

 On MSLGroup's website, the Company claims that U.S. District Court Judge Andrew L. Carter's June 29, 2012 order granting conditional...

Jul 05, 2012, 12:00 ET

Sanford Wittels & Heisler Files $100 Million Gender Discrimination Class Action In Southern District Of New York

 Sanford Wittels & Heisler, LLP, a leading public interest law firm, today filed a $100 million gender discrimination lawsuit against New...

Jul 03, 2012, 09:38 ET

Un groupe de femmes obtient la certification de son recours contre Publicis Groupe

- Un tribunal de première instance américain certifie un recours collectif introduit par des employées féminines portant sur la...

Jul 02, 2012, 09:00 ET

Women Secure Certification Victory Against Publicis Groupe

On June 29, 2012, in da Silva Moore, et al. v. Publicis Groupe, et al., Civ. No. 11-CV-1279 (S.D.N.Y.), U.S. District Judge Andrew L. Carter, Jr....

May 02, 2012, 10:44 ET

Sanford Wittels & Heisler File Class Action Against Energy Plus

Sanford Wittels & Heisler LLP today filed a class action complaint in U.S. District Court in New Jersey against Energy Plus Holdings LLC...

Apr 30, 2012, 11:00 ET

Alaska Communications Hit With National Class Action

 Attorneys from Sanford Wittels & Heisler LLP in San Francisco and Lee Holen Law Office in Anchorage today filed a class and collective...

Mar 05, 2012, 09:00 ET

Pharmaceutical Sales Representatives File $70 Million Wage and Hour Class Action Against Danish Pharma Goliath, Novo Nordisk, Inc.

Attorneys at Sanford Wittels & Heisler, LLP ("SWH") today filed a $70 million class and collective action complaint in the U.S. District Court...

Feb 09, 2012, 09:00 ET

Leo Pharma Sales Reps File Overtime Class Action in New York Federal Court

Just weeks after winning preliminary approval of a 99 million dollar settlement on behalf of Novartis Pharmaceuticals Sales Representatives,...

Jan 25, 2012, 08:00 ET

Plaintiff Sales Representatives and Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation Resolve Class Action Wage and Hour Claims

Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation (NPC) and Sanford Wittels & Heisler, LLP, Counsel to the Plaintiffs and the Class, today announced an...

Jan 12, 2012, 10:59 ET

Sanford Wittels & Heisler Files $100 Million Employment Class Action:

 Attorneys at Sanford Wittels & Heisler today filed a $100 million gender discrimination employment class action complaint against...

Jan 09, 2012, 11:47 ET

John Elway's Toyota Dealership Named in Class Action Filed by Sanford Wittels & Heisler LLP

A case filed by Sanford Wittels & Heisler today in Los Angeles' Superior Court claims that John Elway's Manhattan Beach Toyota knowingly...

Dec 12, 2011, 23:04 ET

Settlement Announced in Medtronic Qui Tam Case

 Medtronic, Inc, one of the world's largest medical device manufacturers, has agreed to a $23.5m settlement with the U.S. Department of Justice...

Oct 13, 2011, 10:29 ET

Former Female Employee Sues PetSmart & its Manager

PetSmart, Inc., (NASDAQ: PETM) was barking up the wrong tree when it subjected its employee Audrey Urda to a hostile work environment, sexual...

Oct 05, 2011, 09:00 ET

Proskauer's Longtime Female CFO Sues Firm for Discrimination

Proskauer Rose LLP – an international law firm that claims its name is 'synonymous with labor law' – was sued for employment...

Aug 31, 2011, 13:50 ET

$50 Million Class Action Filed Against Nestle Waters in New Jersey Federal Court

Nestle Waters North America Inc. is not only the largest bottled water company in the U.S. with 41% of the nation's market, the giant corporation...

Aug 17, 2011, 09:00 ET

Class Action Approved in Third AT&T Lawsuit

Field managers for BellSouth Telecommunications received certification of their collective action on behalf of themselves and similarly situated...

Jul 11, 2011, 09:46 ET

Class Action Asserts NYC's Largest Storage Company Hides Fees

The biggest independent storage company in the U.S.A. which  boasts it provides "simple" bills with "no hidden fees" is lying, according to a...

Jun 02, 2011, 10:33 ET

Accounting Giant KPMG LLP Faces $350 Million Gender Discrimination Class Action

Although KPMG LLP – one of the "Big Four" accounting firms – publicly touts its commitment to diversity and equal opportunity, the...

May 25, 2011, 13:48 ET

Bayer's Discrimination Lawsuit Now Requires Extra-Strength Cure

Just days after the one year anniversary of winning a $250 million verdict for female sales representatives at Novartis Pharmaceuticals...