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U.S. Labor Board Filed Complaint Against Google and Alphabet

The U.S. National Labor Relations Board has filed a complaint against Google and its parent company Alphabet, accusing the tech juggernaut of violating labor laws. The company was allegedly “interfering with, restraining, and coercing employees in the exercise of their rights … Continue reading

Several Businesses Sue Portland Over Voter-Approved Emergency Minimum Wage Provision

PORTLAND, Maine — The Portland Regional Chamber of Commerce and several businesses are suing the city of Portland over a voter-approved emergency minimum wage provision. Portland voters approved a referendum on the November ballot that increases the city’s minimum wage to … Continue reading

Lawsuit Alleges Starbucks Fired Barista for Not Wearing LBGT Shirt

A New Jersey woman has filed a lawsuit against Starbucks claiming that she was fired from her barista job because she refused to wear a company t-shirt that promoted LGBT “pride.” The lawsuit was filed on Nov. 19 in the … Continue reading

Parents of 13-Year-Old Autistic Boy Shot by Police Files Lawsuit

The parents of a 13-year-old boy with autism have filed a federal lawsuit against the Salt Lake City Police Department and the officer believed to have shot and injured the teen. On Sept. 4, Linden Cameron’s mother, Golda Barton, called … Continue reading

Guitar Center Files for Bankruptcy

New York (CNN Business)Guitar Center is filing for Chapter 11 bankruptcy, the latest company to go bankrupt during the pandemic that has decimated America’s retail sector. The 61-year-old company — the biggest musical instrument retailer in the United States — … Continue reading

Tyson Foods Sued Over Supervisors Betting on Employees Contracting Coronavirus

A lawsuit against a Tyson Foods pork processing plant in Waterloo, Iowa, claims that supervisors privately placed bets on how many workers would get sick as the plant remained open early on in the coronavirus pandemic. The lawsuit filed by Oscar … Continue reading

Whistleblower Lawsuit Filed Against Academy Bus for Allegedly Defrauding $15M

A company that contracts bus services with NJ Transit has been accused by the Office of the Attorney General of running no-show buses, perpetrating a fraud scheme of more than $15 million, according to allegations in court documents.  Attorney General … Continue reading

Catholic Girls School Sued for Allegedly Turning Away Disabled Girl

NEW ORLEANS, LA. — Mt. Carmel Academy, a Catholic girls’ school in New Orleans, is facing a disability discrimination lawsuit from one of its alumnus. Attorney Chris Edmunds is representing the family. He says his client, a 13-year-old girl with cerebral … Continue reading

Officer in Breonna Taylor Shooting Sued Over Alleged Sexual Assault

A former Kentucky police officer facing criminal charges related to the Breonna Taylor shooting is being sued by a young woman who claims he sexually assaulted her in 2018 while she was intoxicated after giving her a ride home from a bar … Continue reading

Female LAPD Officer Details Sexual Harassment and Discrimination in Lawsuit

A Los Angeles police officer is suing the city, alleging she was subjected to sexual harassment and belittled as a woman, eventually forcing her out of a coveted position working with the homeless. Brenda Nix’s Los Angeles Superior Court lawsuit … Continue reading