Wal-Mart Association, Inc. adv. Nelson

This is a Collective and Class Action on behalf of warehouse workers required to perform pre-shift duties such as donning PPE and retrieving mobile scanners and printers off the clock.  Plaintiff works in one of Wal-Mart’s food storage warehouses in both the dry section and the cold section.  As part of Plaintiff’s work requirements in… Read more »

Guild Mortgage Company adv. Mayoral

This is a collective and class action filed on behalf of Mortgage Loan Assistants (“LOAs”) for failure to pay overtime and wages due for work done outside the office. Plaintiffs were hourly paid Loan Officer Assistants or LOAs employed by Guild Mortgage Company. As an LOA, it was the Plaintiffs’ responsibility to shepherd mortgage loan… Read more »

NorthBay Healthcare Group adv. Santiago

This is a collective and class action case under federal and California state law on behalf of patient-care employees for off-the-clock work, unpaid wages, meal and rest period violations, and failure to provide accurate wage statements. Plaintiff alleges that employees performed both overtime and non-overtime off-the-clock work while charting in Defendant, NorthBay’s electronic medical record… Read more »

Ladera Lending adv. Ochinero

This is a class, collective, and representative action on behalf of employees of Ladera Lending, Inc. Defendant paid Plaintiff Ochinero and other loan officers based on sales commissions treated as a draw, where employees’ hourly wages are deducted from their overall total wages (i.e. commissions). For example, Plaintiff was paid a regular hourly draw rate… Read more »

Dignity Health adv. Darling and Jara

This is a collective and class action case based on federal and California and Nevada state law on behalf of patient-care employees for off-the-clock work, unpaid wages, meal and rest break violations, and failure to pay proper overtime premium pay. Plaintiffs’ Complaint alleges Defendant, Dignity Health consistently understaffed their facilities, obligating Plaintiffs and other patient-care… Read more »

Thierman Buck Wins Again At The Ninth Circuit

The Ninth Circuit ruled that the Nevada federal district court impermissibly assumed the truth of intrinsic documents when it dismissed Plaintiff’s case and that Plaintiff had sufficiently alleged Nevada minimum wage, unpaid wage, and breach of contract claims. From Law360.com: 9th Circ. Revives Capital One Rep’s FLSA Suit By Danielle Nichole Smith Law360 (April 15, 2020,… Read more »

Select Medical adv. Arends

This is a nationwide collective and class action case brought on behalf of all patient care employees who worked for Select Medical.     Case Information Plaintiffs allege that Select Medical suffered and/or permitted them to use the electronic medical record (EMR) software program called EPIC when they were clocked out of the timekeeping system… Read more »

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 Cadena et al

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 »