GIS Background Check Class Action Settlement

General Information Services Inc. (GIS) has reached a class action lawsuit settlement over allegations it violated the Fair Credit Reporting Act when providing information for consumer background check reports. If you were the subject of a criminal background check report that contained... Read More »


Wage and Hour Class Action Lawsuit Against Tilly’s Advances

Tilly’s Inc.’s bid to send a proposed wage and hour class action lawsuit to arbitration has been denied. Although arbitration provisions are included in the Tilly’s employment contracts, these provisions exclude wage and hour lawsuits. Lead plaintiff Maria Rebolledo, a California resident… Read More »


Players’ Union Targeted in NFL Concussion Class Action Lawsuit

In the wake of a possible settlement for concussion class action lawsuits regarding traumatic brain injury, two former players have gone after the union that represented them, arguing that the National Football League Players Association failed to adequately represent their interests. Lead… Read More »


Coach Inc. Faces Minimum Wage Class Action Lawsuit

A former employee of Coach Inc. has slammed the company with a proposed wage and hour class action lawsuit for allegedly misclassifying employees as unpaid interns as well as failing to follow minimum wage requirements. This unpaid internship class action lawsuit was filed… Read More »


Aaron’s Hit With Fair Credit Reporting Class Action Lawsuit

A class action lawsuit has been filed against furniture rental company Aaron’s, Inc., alleging that it failed to provide copies of the background checks and credit reports that it performed on job applicants and employees even though the results may be the… Read More »


Southwest Airlines Reaches $1M Wage Class Action Settlement

On June 27, Southwest Airlines agreed to a wage and hour class action settlement of $1 million concerning alleged unpaid wages and delayed termination payment of former California Southwest employees. The allegations against Southwest date back more than nine months and the class… Read More »