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Oct 22, 2018, 12:31 ET Sanford Heisler Sharp, LLP: Court Grants Final Approval of $14.25 Million Settlement in Rabbi Freundel Secret Videotaping Case

This morning, the Superior Court of the District of Columbia granted final approval of the $14.25 million class action settlement arising from Rabbi...


Oct 04, 2018, 14:22 ET Martinsville and Henry County Join the Fight Against the Opioid Industry: Lawsuit Alleges Defendants' Illegal Practices Devastated SW Virginia Communities

The City of Martinsville, Virginia and Henry County, Virginia, represented by Sanford Heisler Sharp, LLP, Kaufman & Canoles, P.C., and The Cicala Law ...


Sep 26, 2018, 14:19 ET Pittsylvania County Joins the Fight Against the Opioid Industry:

Pittsylvania County, Virginia, represented by Sanford Heisler Sharp, LLP, Kaufman & Canoles, P.C., and The Cicala Law Firm PLLC today initiated legal ...


Sep 25, 2018, 09:30 ET Sanford Heisler Sharp Represents Former Cushman & Wakefield President Of Valuation & Advisory In $30 Million Gender And Race Discrimination Suit Against The Commercial Real Estate Giant

Sanford Heisler Sharp, LLP, a leading national public interest law firm, today filed a $30 million race and gender discrimination lawsuit in the...


Sep 21, 2018, 13:34 ET Page County Joins the Fight Against the Opioid Industry: Lawsuit Alleges Defendants' Illegal Practices Devastated Virginia County

Page County, Virginia, represented by Sanford Heisler Sharp, LLP, Kaufman & Canoles, P.C., and The Cicala Law Firm PLLC today initiated legal action...


Sep 07, 2018, 13:49 ET Court Grants Preliminary Approval Of Settlement In Rabbi Freundel Secret Videotaping Case

This morning, the Superior Court of the District of Columbia granted preliminary approval of the class action settlement arising from Rabbi Bernard...


Aug 29, 2018, 11:18 ET Sanford Heisler Sharp Wins Class Certification On Behalf Of Alaska Telecom Sales Employees Suing For Unpaid Overtime

Attorneys at Sanford Heisler Sharp, LLP today announced the certification of an overtime class action brought against Alaska Communications Systems...


Aug 28, 2018, 12:02 ET Sanford Heisler Sharp Announces $14.25 Million Class Action Settlement In Case Of Voyeuristic Rabbi Freundel

Last night, attorneys at Sanford Heisler Sharp, LLP filed for preliminary approval of a $14.25 million class action settlement in Jane Doe 2 v....


Aug 28, 2018, 10:55 ET Sanford Heisler Sharp Files $50 Million Sexual Harassment Lawsuit Against Columbia University And Tom Harford, Former Dean Of Students Of The School Of General Studies

Attorneys at Sanford Heisler Sharp today filed a $50 million sexual harassment suit against the trustees of Columbia University in the United States...


Aug 27, 2018, 10:47 ET Galax and Giles County Join the Fight Against the Opioid Industry: Lawsuit Alleges Defendants' Illegal Practices Devastated SW Virginia Communities

The City of Galax, Virginia and Giles County, Virginia, represented by Sanford Heisler Sharp, LLP, Kaufman & Canoles, P.C., and The Cicala Law Firm...


Aug 06, 2018, 12:46 ET Washington County Joins the Fight Against the Opioid Industry: Lawsuit Alleges Defendants' Illegal Practices Devastated SW Virginia County

Washington County, Virginia, represented by Sanford Heisler Sharp, LLP, Kaufman & Canoles, P.C., and The Cicala Law Firm PLLC today initiated legal...


Jul 27, 2018, 16:43 ET Sanford Heisler Sharp Wins $1.25 Million Jury Award For Former Columbia University Professor, Enrichetta Ravina -- Jury Finds Renowned Business School Professor Geert Bekaert And Columbia Guilty Of Retaliation

Jurors in the Ravina v. Columbia University civil suit awarded former Columbia University Business School Professor Enrichetta Ravina $750,000 in...


Jul 09, 2018, 08:30 ET Sanford Heisler Sharp's $30 Million Sexual Harassment and Retaliation Lawsuit Against Columbia University Goes to Trial

Columbia University and tenured Professor Geert Bekaert go on trial today for sexual harassment and retaliation in a lawsuit brought by Enrichetta...


Jun 19, 2018, 02:33 ET Sanford Heisler Sharp Files Gender Discrimination And Retaliation Action Against Jones Day

Sanford Heisler Sharp, LLP put another "Big Law" firm on notice today that gender discrimination and retaliation are illegal. This morning the Firm...


Jun 08, 2018, 10:41 ET Sanford Heisler Sharp's False Claims Act Action Against Medicare Advantage Organization Moves Forward --- Court Denies Defendants' Motions to Dismiss

A federal court in the Northern District of Illinois late on Thursday denied two motions to dismiss in United States of America ex rel. Derrick v....


May 14, 2018, 10:00 ET $300 Million Gender Discrimination Suit Against Employment Defense Firm Ogletree Deakins Amended To Include Three Former Female Shareholders As Opt-In Plaintiffs

Sanford Heisler Sharp, LLP, has amended its $300 million gender discrimination complaint against Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart, P.C....


Apr 26, 2018, 10:04 ET Sanford Heisler Sharp Files Round Two of Gender Discrimination and Retaliation Claim By Law Partner Against Proskauer Rose

Late last night, the Plaintiff in Jane Doe v. Proskauer filed an Amended Complaint removing the Doe designation and revealing that the Plaintiff is...


Apr 18, 2018, 12:00 ET Sanford Heisler Sharp Files Claim Against Madison Avenue Securities for Breach of Fiduciary Duty, Negligent Supervision

Sanford Heisler Sharp, LLP has filed an arbitration claim with the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) against Madison Avenue Securities...


Apr 12, 2018, 09:00 ET Sanford Heisler Sharp Files $140 Million ERISA Class Case Against Home Depot On Behalf Of More Than 200,000 Retirement Plan Beneficiaries

Sanford Heisler Sharp, LLP and Blumenthal Nordrehaug Bhowmik De Blouw LLP filed a class complaint today in the U.S. District Court of the Northern...


Apr 09, 2018, 09:00 ET Sanford Heisler Sharp Opens Baltimore Office -- Firm Now Has Six Offices Nationwide

Sanford Heisler Sharp LLP, a national public interest and social justice law firm representing plaintiffs, today announced the opening of an office...


Apr 05, 2018, 06:04 ET Sanford Heisler Sharp, LLP Announces Beth Burns Former San Diego State Womens Basketball Coach Settles Wrongful Termination Lawsuit

Beth Burns, the winningest women's basketball coach in San Diego State University history (SDSU) inked a final settlement agreement with the...


Mar 23, 2018, 01:37 ET Sanford Heisler Sharp Wins Conditional Certification In $50 Million Nationwide Class Action Lawsuit Against MetLife For Overtime Pay Violations

Attorneys at Sanford Heisler Sharp, LLP today announced that U.S. District Judge Alison J. Nathan granted conditional certification of a nationwide...


Mar 14, 2018, 04:48 ET Alexandria and Dickenson County First in Virginia to Take Legal Action Against the Opioid Industry:

The City of Alexandria and Dickenson County, Virginia, represented by Sanford Heisler Sharp, LLP, and The Cicala Law Firm PLLC today became the first ...


Feb 05, 2018, 12:37 ET Sanford Heisler Sharp Files Whistleblower Retaliation Suit Against Aurora Behavioral Healthcare - Santa Rosa & Signature Healthcare Services

Attorneys at Sanford Heisler Sharp LLP and Valerian Law filed suit on Friday against Aurora Behavioral Healthcare – Santa Rosa, LLC and Signature...


Jan 22, 2018, 01:39 ET Sanford Heisler Sharp Files $2 Million Collective Action Against Arizona Board of Regents

Sanford Heisler Sharp LLP filed a gender discrimination collective action lawsuit today against the Arizona Board of Regents (ABOR) in the U.S....