Unpaid Overtime

August 14, 2018
Lululemon

Gathmann-Landini v. Lululemon USA Inc.

Pending Collective Action Against Lululemon For Alleged Illegal Pay Practices On Aug. 13, 2018, Magistrate Judge Anne Y. Shields certified two groups of Lululemon workers dating back to Aug. 27, 2013, allowing the case to proceed as a collective action. The Eastern District of New York judge issued a report and recommendation that would authorize the case to proceed on behalf of similarly situated individuals that were not compensated for certain work they performed on […]
August 1, 2018
Are You Due Overtime Pay

Are You Due Overtime Pay?

Having a boss that dictates certain aspects of your job may mean you're entitled to overtime pay (AKA non-exempt). Are you due overtime pay? Learn more.
June 26, 2018
New York Wage and Hour Attorney

Checking Your Check: Why Keeping Track of Your Pay Stubs and Hours Worked Is Important

How do you know if your employer is committing wage theft? What if they're withholding earned tips from you. Learn how to recognize the signs and protect your employee rights.
May 21, 2018
Overtime Pay

Am I Owed Overtime Pay Or Does My Job Classify Me As Exempt?

Is your employer withholding overtime pay? Do you feel you are owed overtime pay? Some employers will engage in unlawful practices to avoid their responsibilities of paying their employees overtime. One such unlawful practice is job misclassification. Learn how you can protect your employee rights.
November 21, 2017

NYC Restaurant to Pay $2 Million to Workers

Jury Orders New York City Restaurant to Fork Over $2 Million in Unpaid Wages New York City restaurants are in the news a lot these days, and not because of stellar food reviews. It seems like allegations against restaurants of unpaid wages, and sexual harassment has become the norm. With thousands of eateries and bars in our area, perhaps it should not surprise us how many employees are filing cases claiming their employers are violating […]
August 4, 2017

Burberry Agrees Pay Workers $2.5 Million in OT

Burberry Has Agreed to Pay Employees Over Two Million Dollars to Settle Overtime Case In December 2016, Malik Payano filed a class action lawsuit on behalf of hundreds of employees against the iconic fashion company Burberry. The lawsuit filed in US District Court for the Southern District of New York alleged that the Burberry failed to pay its employees for overtime. The class action claimed the failure to pay overtime violated the federal Fair Labor […]
July 13, 2017

Photographer Sues New York Times for Over 3,000 Hours of Unpaid Overtime

Acclaimed Photographer Sues the New York Times for Thousands of Hours of Unpaid Overtime Photographer Robert Stolarik recently filed a lawsuit against the New York Times Company (the Times). Stolarik’s suit, filed July 6, 2017 in US District Court for the Southern District of New York contains allegations that for the 14 years he worked as a photographer for the Times, they classified him as an independent contractor. He claims that for 10 of those […]