PAYNE adv DETR Case Update Jan 2021

PAYNE adv DETR Amethyst Payne v State of Nevada ex rel Nevada Department of Employment Training and Rehabilitation, Case No. CV20-0075 (filed Second Judicial District Court of the State of Nevada in and for the County of Washoe, May 13, 2020) Haga clic para leer en español: CARTA A LOS DEMANDANTES DE DETR Case Update January… Read more »

PAYNE adv DETR Case Update Oct 2020

PAYNE adv DETR Amethyst Payne v State of Nevada ex rel Nevada Department of Employment Training and Rehabilitation, Case No. CV20-0075 (filed Second Judicial District Court of the State of Nevada in and for the County of Washoe, May 13, 2020) Haga clic para leer en español: CARTA A LOS DEMANDANTES DE DETR Case Update We… Read more »

Judge Finds DETR No Longer In Contempt

Written by Michelle Rindels – Published December 31, 2020 – the original article can be found here. After the hearing held on December 31, 2020, Judge Barry Breslow determined DETR was not longer in contempt of court after paying nearly 6,000 of the 9,000 claimants subject to the Contempt of Court Order.  Read more >>

PAYNE adv DETR Case Update July 2020

Amethyst Payne v State of Nevada ex rel Nevada Department of Employment Training and Rehabilitation, Case No. CV20-0075 (filed Second Judicial District Court of the State of Nevada in and for the County of Washoe, May 13, 2020) Haga clic para leer en español: CARTA A LOS DEMANDANTES DE DETR Case Update If you continue to… Read more »

DISCLAIMER – WE DO NOT TAKE INDIVIDUAL CASES AGAINST DETR

Our current DETR case is a class action for which we are seeking systematic changes to DETR’s handling of gig worker unemployment claims. WHAT YOU MUST DO TO PROTECT YOUR RIGHTS: 1. Continue to file a weekly claim. Screen shot everything and keep records. Keep trying the Call Center and keep records of all efforts,… Read more »

In Report and Court, Special Master Details Continued Problems with Bifurcated Unemployment System, Hurdles to Appealing PUA Denials

Last updated: August 20th, 2020 – 2:23pm – the original article can be found here. Nevada should do away with its two-part unemployment claims system that has been bouncing applicants from one program to the other, and the state continues to create due process concerns because of delays in the ability of claimants to appeal… Read more »

Judge Breslow’s Order of Mandate – PAYNE v. DETR

Judge Breslow’s Order Entered Leer en español: AQUÍ Judge Breslow signed the Order directing DETR to take three specific actions, set a follow up hearing for July 30, at 10:00 a.m., asked Special Master Guinasso to remain available to the Court, and reserved the right to modify the Order as a result of facts presented at… Read more »

Special Master’s Report – DETR

Special Master Jason Guinasso filed his extensive Special Master’s Report at 3:14 PM on July 17, 2020. Introduction Pursuant to NRCP 53, WDCR 24, and WDCR 25, the Honorable Judge Barry L. Breslow appointed the undersigned Special Master for the limited purpose of fact gathering, investigation, assessment of the process of the Nevada Department of… Read more »

Thierman Buck – Letter to DETR Claimants

Haga clic para leer en español: CARTA A LOS DEMANDANTES DE DETR   Dear Claimants, We want to assure you that everyone here at Thierman Buck is doing their absolute best to ensure that you are able to access the CARES Act benefits to which you are entitled.  As you may suspect, we have had thousands… Read more »

PAYNE v. DETR – ORDER RESETTING HEARING

This matter came before the Court on July 7, 2020, on an Order to Show Cause hearing wherein the Court heard argument on a Petition for Writ of Mandamus. Thereafter the Court appointed a Special Master and set the date for the Special Master to file his Findings and Report as Wednesday July 15, 2020, at… Read more »