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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 30, 2018, 12:15 ET Sanford Heisler Sharp Files $100 Million Gender, Pregnancy, And Maternity Discrimination Lawsuit Against Am Law Giant, Morrison & Foerster

Attorneys at Sanford Heisler Sharp LLP filed a $100 million class and collective action employment discrimination lawsuit against Morrison &...


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...


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, 18:04 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, 13:37 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, 16:48 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...


Mar 07, 2018, 15:02 ET Sanford Heisler Sharp Adds Second Former Female Dean To Gender Discrimination Suit Against Arizona Board Of Regents In Federal Court

Sanford Heisler Sharp LLP today added another female former dean to the gender discrimination collective action lawsuit the firm filed last month...


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, 13:39 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....


Jan 19, 2018, 17:39 ET Sanford Heisler Sharp Settles $1.5 Million Whistleblower Suit Against Scripps Health System

Sanford Heisler Sharp, LLP today announced that San Diego's Scripps Health System has agreed to pay the United States Government more than $1.5...


Jan 17, 2018, 11:00 ET Sanford Heisler Sharp Adds Additional Allegations And Two Commissioners As Defendants In Wrongful Termination And Retaliation Suit Against Metropolitan Nashville Airport Authority

Lawyers at Sanford Heisler Sharp representing Robert Wigington, the former President and CEO of the Metropolitan Nashville Airport Authority...


Jan 16, 2018, 11:00 ET Female Shareholder Sues Employment Defense Firm, Ogletree Deakins, For Gender Discrimination

Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart, P.C. ("Ogletree"), one of the nation's largest law firms specializing in defending employers against...


Jan 04, 2018, 09:00 ET Sanford Heisler Sharp Announces Promotions & New Leadership Roles

Sanford Heisler Sharp LLP today announced promotions and new leadership roles for many of the firm's lawyers across its U.S platform. "These...


Dec 04, 2017, 12:57 ET Sanford Heisler Sharp Files Suit Against Metro Nashville Airport Authority For The Wrongful Termination & Retaliation Of Former President & CEO Robert Wigington

Sanford Heisler Sharp, LLP, today filed a lawsuit in U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Tennessee against the Metropolitan Nashville...


Oct 31, 2017, 10:58 ET Tenured and Prominent Columbia University History Professor William V. Harris, Accused in Sanford Heisler Sharp Lawsuit of Sexual Harassment, Will Withdraw from Teaching and Advising

In the wake of a lawsuit alleging that tenured professor William V. Harris sexually harassed a female graduate student, Columbia University...


Oct 12, 2017, 12:00 ET Sanford Heisler Sharp Files Complaint For Racketeering, Wage & Hour Violations, And Other Claims Against GA Telesis & CEO Abdol Moabery

A national team of employment attorneys filed suit this week against Fort Lauderdale-based GA Telesis and its high-profile President and CEO Abdol...


Oct 02, 2017, 11:50 ET Sanford Heisler Sharp Files Title IX Lawsuit Against Columbia University and Noted History Professor, William V. Harris

Sanford Heisler Sharp LLP today filed a sexual harassment suit under federal and New York law against the Trustees of Columbia University and the...


Sep 12, 2017, 14:00 ET Sanford Heisler Sharp Takes On Equifax In Tennessee

Add one more complaint to the self-inflicted trouble mounting against Equifax, Inc. Sanford Heisler Sharp, LLP has filed a class action complaint...


Sep 11, 2017, 09:00 ET Sanford Heisler Sharp Takes On Equifax In Data Breach And Privacy Class Action

Equifax, Inc. got more bad news late Friday night when attorneys at Sanford Heisler Sharp LLP filed a class action complaint against the consumer...


Sep 06, 2017, 13:28 ET Sanford Heisler Sharp Asks Federal Court To Compel Oracle To Arbitrate Wage Claims

Attorneys at Sanford Heisler Sharp, LLP today filed a petition in U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California to compel Oracle...


Aug 04, 2017, 09:00 ET Sanford Heisler Sharp And Tech Giant Qualcomm Receive Final Approval Of $19.5 Million Gender Discrimination Settlement

Sanford Heisler Sharp, LLP, one of the nation's leading class action civil rights firms, today announced that Judge Janis L. Sammartino of the U.S....


Jul 31, 2017, 13:25 ET Sanford Heisler Sharp Settles Wage Claims Against Google And Urpan Technologies For $5.5 Million

Sanford Heisler Sharp oversaw the distribution of notice last Friday to 795 Google recruiters and sourcers of a $5.5 Million settlement for claims...