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Sep 03, 2014, 02:35 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 Chicago...


Jul 30, 2014, 01:57 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 in...


Jul 02, 2014, 11:14 ET Outten & Golden LLP: Court Certifies U.S. Census Bureau Discrimination Class Action

On the eve of the 50th anniversary of the enactment of the Civil Right Act of 1964, a class action lawsuit alleging the U.S. Census Bureau unlawfully ...


Jul 01, 2014, 01:28 ET Computer Sciences Corp. Faces Nationwide Overtime Pay Lawsuit, According to Legal Team for System Administrators

A nationwide class action lawsuit filed today accuses Computer Sciences Corp. (NYSE: CSC), a global information technology services company, of...


Nov 18, 2013, 11:28 ET Outten & Golden LLP: Jahan Sagafi Joins Firm to Lead New San Francisco Office

Outten & Golden LLP, the largest firm in the nation that represents employees exclusively, announces the opening of its San Francisco office. The...


Aug 27, 2013, 12:20 ET Outten & Golden LLP: Employees Win NLRB Ruling Against JP Morgan Chase

NEW YORK, Aug. 27, 2013 /PRNewswire – A National Labor Relations Board judge ruled that JP Morgan Chase & Co. unlawfully attempted to force five...


Aug 07, 2013, 09:35 ET Outten & Golden LLP: Major League Baseball Violated Labor Laws with Unpaid 'Volunteers'

Major League Baseball illegally employed thousands of unpaid volunteers at for-profit events, including last month's All-Star FanFest in New York...


Jul 03, 2013, 01:47 ET Outten & Golden LLP: NBCUniversal Violates Labor Laws with Interns

NBCUniversal Inc., one of the world's leading media and entertainment companies, illegally employs hundreds of interns in violation of federal and...


Jul 01, 2013, 02:05 ET Outten & Golden LLP: Certification Sought for U.S. Census Bureau Discrimination Class Action

A class action lawsuit alleging the U.S. Census Bureau unlawfully screened out hundreds of thousands of African Americans and Latinos from temporary...


Jun 13, 2013, 03:01 ET Outten & Golden LLP: Conde Nast Violates Labor Laws with Interns

Conde Nast, the worldwide publisher of fashion, culture, food and home magazines, illegally employs interns in violation of federal and state labor...


Jun 12, 2013, 09:36 ET Outten & Golden LLP: Court Rules for Unpaid Interns, Certifies Class Action Against Fox

A New York federal court ruled Fox Searchlight Pictures Inc. and Fox Entertainment Group, Inc. are liable for failing to pay interns in violation of...


Feb 26, 2013, 10:37 ET Car Wash Workers in Staten Island Allege Labor Law Violations, According to Workers' Legal Team

A Staten Island, N.Y. car wash service allegedly violated federal and state labor laws by not paying the minimum wage and overtime to workers and...


Jul 13, 2012, 09:46 ET Court Conditionally Certifies Unpaid Intern Collective Under FLSA, According to Outten & Golden LLP

U.S. District Judge Harold Baer ruled late Thursday that a federal Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) lawsuit filed on behalf of all unpaid interns who...


Apr 18, 2012, 09:02 ET Workers' Legal Team: Ingles Markets Violates Labor Laws

The supermarket chain Ingles Markets, Inc. violates federal labor laws with its pay practices regarding wages and overtime pay, according to a...


Mar 14, 2012, 04:39 ET Charlie Rose Sued for Alleged Labor Law Violations, According to Outten & Golden LLP

Talk show host Charlie Rose illegally employs unpaid interns in violation of New York state labor laws, Outten & Golden LLP alleged today in a...


Feb 01, 2012, 02:06 ET Hearst Corp. Sued for Alleged Labor Law Violations, According to Outten & Golden LLP

The Hearst Corporation illegally employs hundreds of unpaid interns in violation of federal and state labor laws, Outten & Golden LLP alleged today...


Jan 04, 2012, 10:14 ET KPMG Audit Employees Win Conditional Collective Action Certification, According to Outten & Golden LLP

A New York federal court conditionally certified a national collective action lawsuit that alleges that KPMG LLP violated the federal labor laws by...


May 09, 2011, 12:56 ET Connecticut Discriminated Against Women: Federal Judge Rules Against Dept. of Corrections

A federal judge has ruled that for years the State of Connecticut discriminated against more than a hundred women who applied for jobs as prison...


Feb 17, 2011, 04:02 ET Labor Laws Allegedly Violated by BP and TRG The Response Group in Oil Spill Cleanup, According to Outten & Golden LLP and Co-Counsel

Workers who helped with the Gulf Coast cleanup after the Deepwater Horizon oil spill were systematically denied overtime pay and required to sign...


Oct 20, 2010, 05:31 ET Investment Banker Wins Arbitration Battle With Barclays, According to Outten & Golden LLP

A 20-year investment banker, who alleged Barclays used the collapse of former employer Lehman Brothers to seek to renege on a compensation agreement, ...


Aug 31, 2010, 08:00 ET NYC's Alto Restaurant Violated Labor Laws, According to Outten & Golden LLP

The upscale Italian restaurant Alto allegedly violated federal and state labor laws, according to a lawsuit filed Monday in New York federal court by ...


Aug 03, 2010, 03:15 ET Sandwich Maker Bimmy's Sued for Labor Violations, According to Workers' Legal Team

Bimmy's, one of New York City's largest wholesalers of "premium" sandwiches, wraps, salads, and other pre-packaged food items, allegedly violated...


Jul 30, 2010, 11:14 ET Tip Misappropriation Lawsuit Against Mario Batali and Joseph Bastianich Expands, According to Workers' Legal Team

The restaurant empire owned by Mario Batali and Joseph Bastianich allegedly violated federal and state labor laws, according to an amended lawsuit...


Jun 17, 2010, 10:27 ET Terrance Brennan, Artisanal Sued for Labor Law Violations, According to Outten & Golden LLP

Terrance Brennan's high-end French bistro Artisanal Fromagerie & Bistro allegedly violated federal and state labor laws, according to a lawsuit filed ...


Apr 13, 2010, 10:26 ET U.S. Census Bureau Sued for Hiring Discrimination, According to Outten & Golden LLP and Co-Counsel

Thousands of African Americans, Latinos, and Native Americans have been rejected for jobs by the U.S. Census Bureau during the federal government's...