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Three Questions to Ask If You Were Terminated During The COVID-19 CrisisPechman Law Group Logo
Three Questions to Ask If You Were Terminated During The COVID-19 Crisis

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May 29, 2020

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The COVID-19 health crisis has led to mass unemployment and economic instability for many workers, across every industry. Although most employees are “at-will” and can be fired for any reason, or no reason at all, this does not mean that there is no legal recourse for terminated employees.

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COVID-19 Safety Protests in the WorkplacePechman Law Group Logo
COVID-19 Safety Protests in the Workplace

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May 4, 2020

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As the country begins to take steps to reopen businesses while the Covid-19 pandemic continues, many employees will have concerns about what going back to work means for their health and safety.

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OSHA Issues COVID-19 Guidance to Protect Delivery WorkersPechman Law Group Logo
OSHA Issues COVID-19 Guidance to Protect Delivery Workers

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April 27, 2020

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The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has issued new guidelines for the delivery workforce to ensure safety during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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PwC’s Preference for Millennials Costs them an $11.6M Age Discrimination SettlementPechman Law Group Logo
PwC’s Preference for Millennials Costs them an $11.6M Age Discrimination Settlement

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April 14, 2020

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PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC), a multinational audit, consulting, and tax services firm, has agreed to pay $11.6 million to settle a lawsuit that claimed its recruitment practices discriminated against older workers.

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Long Island Smashburger Sued by EEOC for Race DiscriminationPechman Law Group Logo
Long Island Smashburger Sued by EEOC for Race Discrimination

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April 9, 2020

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Smashburger, a popular nation-wide burger chain, has been sued by the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) for violating federal law by subjecting a black employee to a hostile work environment and race harassment.

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Undocumented Workers Deserve Unemployment Benefits Pechman Law Group Logo
Undocumented Workers Deserve Unemployment Benefits

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March 30, 2020

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In this time of economic uncertainty, the undocumented immigrant community has been overlooked and forgotten by the government.

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Resources for Undocumented Workers in NY During the Coronavirus CrisisPechman Law Group Logo
Resources for Undocumented Workers in NY During the Coronavirus Crisis

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March 23, 2020

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Pechman Law Group has represented hundreds of undocumented workers throughout New York and we understand the difficulties faced by the undocumented community during this pandemic. Below, we have compiled a list of resources available to the undocumented community in New York during this unstable time.

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10 Things Employees Should Know About Their Rights During the Coronavirus Crisis Pechman Law Group Logo
10 Things Employees Should Know About Their Rights During the Coronavirus Crisis

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March 19, 2020

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Now that COVID-19, the novel coronavirus, is impacting all aspects of our lives, we are here to answer some frequent questions employees have about their rights during these challenging times.

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McDonald’s Hit with Sexual Harassment Class Action LawsuitPechman Law Group Logo
McDonald’s Hit with Sexual Harassment Class Action Lawsuit

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March 5, 2020

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McDonald’s has been hit with a sexual harassment class action lawsuit, by a former employee who claimed a manager continuously harassed her and trapped her in a freezer.

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Delivery Drivers for Amazon Win $153K in Unpaid Overtime WagesPechman Law Group Logo
Delivery Drivers for Amazon Win $153K in Unpaid Overtime Wages

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February 27, 2020

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A Texas company has paid $153,755 in back wages to 289 delivery drivers to resolve violations of the overtime requirements of the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA).

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