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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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IHOP To Settle Sexual Harassment Lawsuit for $70,000Pechman Law Group Logo
IHOP To Settle Sexual Harassment Lawsuit for $70,000

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February 20, 2020

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An IHOP restaurant in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, has agreed to pay $70,000 to settle a lawsuit filed by the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC).

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Hospital Workers Recover Unpaid Wages for Wage Theft ClaimsPechman Law Group Logo
Hospital Workers Recover Unpaid Wages for Wage Theft Claims

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February 13, 2020

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The issue of wage theft in hospitals was highlighted in two recent lawsuits against hospitals in Chicago and Florida.

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Car Wash Workers Owed $83,741 for Unpaid Overtime WagesPechman Law Group Logo
Car Wash Workers Owed $83,741 for Unpaid Overtime Wages

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January 30, 2020

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Super Car Wash Systems, based in Michigan, has paid $83,741 in back wages and damages to 60 current and former employees at nine Detroit metro-area car wash locations. The investigation found the car wash violated overtime provisions Fair Labor Standards Act.

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California Restaurant to Pay $175,000 to Settle Sexual Harassment LawsuitPechman Law Group Logo
California Restaurant to Pay $175,000 to Settle Sexual Harassment Lawsuit

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January 17, 2020

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A group of California restaurants have agreed to pay $175,000 to settle a federal sexual harassment lawsuit filed on behalf of both male and female kitchen staff, following an investigation by the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC).

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New Jersey Minimum Wage Rises to $11 per HourPechman Law Group Logo
New Jersey Minimum Wage Rises to $11 per Hour

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January 10, 2020

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Effective January 1, 2020, the New Jersey state minimum wage rose to $11.00 per hour.

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