9th Circ. Revives H-2A Shepherds’ Minimum Wage Suit

  By Tiffany Hu Law360 (June 20, 2019, 5:38 PM EDT) — A split Ninth Circuit on Wednesday revived a lawsuit brought by a group of foreign shepherds on H-2A visas accusing a ranch of underpaying them, ruling that the shepherds had met the standards for keeping their suit in federal court. A Nevada federal judge… Read more »

Alorica adv. Blankenship

This is a collective and class action on behalf of customer service representatives for unpaid boot up/log in and boot down/log off time at Alorica call centers. Because employees were required to boot up/log in and log off/boot down their computer without pay, Plaintiff was not paid all wages due under federal and Nevada wage… Read more »

Customer Connexx adv Curley

This is a collective and class action case on behalf of customer service representatives for unpaid boot up/log in and log off/boot down time at Customer Connexx call centers. Because employees were required to boot up/log in and log off/boot down their computer without pay, Plaintiff was not paid all wages due under federal and… Read more »

American Homes For Rent adv Woods

This is a collective and class action case on behalf of customer service representatives for unpaid boot up/log in and log off/boot down time at American Homes For Rent call centers. Because employees were required to boot up/log in and log off/boot down their computer without pay, Plaintiff was not paid all wages due under… Read more »

John Muir adv Martinez

This is a collective and class action case under federal and California state law on behalf of employees for off-the-clock work, unpaid wages, meal and rest period violations, failure to provide accurate wage statements, violation of California’s Private Attorney Generals Act (“PAGA”), and failure to include bonuses and other nondiscretionary payments when calculating overtime wages… Read more »

Capital One adv Porteus

This is a collective and class action case on behalf of customer service representatives for unpaid boot up/log in and log off/boot down time at Capital One call centers. Because employees were required to boot up/log in and log off/boot down their computer without pay, Plaintiff was not paid all wages due under federal and… Read more »

Alorica adv Kinslow

This is a collective and class action case on behalf of customer service representatives for unpaid boot up/log in and boot down/log off time at Alorica call centers. Because employees were required to boot up/log in and log off/boot down their computer without pay, Plaintiff was not paid all wages due under federal and Nevada… Read more »

Hard Rock adv James

This is a collective and class action case on behalf of employees of the Hard Rock in Las Vegas, Nevada under federal and Nevada law for unpaid wages, overtime wages, and breach of contract for failure to pay employees for pre-shift work. Plaintiff alleges Defendant required employees to arrive three to seven minutes prior to… Read more »

XPO Logistics adv Jolly

This is a collective and class action case on behalf of misclassified employees of the freight brokerage firm XPO Logistics under Nevada wage and hour laws. Plaintiffs allege that they were misclassified as exempt and were not paid the proper overtime premium pay for hours worked over eight in a workday or over 40 in… Read more »

Hard Rock adv Williams

This is a collective and class action case on behalf of employees of various hotel/resort/casino properties under federal and Nevada law for unpaid wages, overtime wages, and breach of contract for failure to pay employees for pre-shift work. Plaintiff alleges Defendant required employees to arrive three to seven minutes prior to the beginning of their… Read more »