In most lawsuits, the plaintiff files a complaint on his or her own behalf. But in a class-action lawsuit, one or multiple plaintiffs bring a claim on behalf of a larger group. The larger group is called the “class.” Therefore, class-action certification is the process of defining the class. In other words, what common injury... Read...

Starting a class-action lawsuit can be an efficient way to relieve multiple victims of the same bad actor. There is often safety when a group acts as a unified front, and a class-action suit can be a less stressful way for multiple employees to stand up to an unscrupulous employer.  While this kind of lawsuit... Read...

In a competitive labor market, against the backdrop of The Great Resignation, many employees are reevaluating their working conditions. For some people, this means seeking a job with better benefits or finding an employer that allows remote work. Other employees may discover that their employers are violating labor laws. Federal and state laws protect employees... Read...