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December 2019

Long Island Restaurant to Pay $100,000 to Settle Race Harassment CasePechman Law Group Logo

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December 27, 2019

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A Long Island, New York restaurant will pay $100,000 to settle a race harassment lawsuit brought by the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC).

Pechman Law Group Rated Tier 1 by U.S. News' 2020 "Best Law Firm" RankingsPechman Law Group Logo

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December 20, 2019

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In its 2020 rankings, U.S. News’ “Best Law Firms” ranking awarded Pechman Law Group a Tier 1 rating in New York City for the categories of both “Employment Law – Individuals” and “Employment Law – Management.”

Two Motels to Pay $189K to Three Employees for Unpaid Minimum and Overtime WagesPechman Law Group Logo

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December 20, 2019

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After an investigation by the U.S Department of Labor, a Motel 6 and Super 8 motel in Wyoming, will pay $189,466 to three employees for wage theft violations of the overtime and minimum wage provisions of the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA).

Pechman Law Group Wins Important Second Circuit Decision Regarding Rule 68 Offers of Judgment and FLSA SettlementsPechman Law Group Logo

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December 13, 2019

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Pechman Law Group recently won a ground-breaking decision in the Second Circuit Court of Appeals. The decision in Yu v. Hasaki Restaurant, Inc. is expected to have a significant impact on the way that minimum wage and overtime cases are resolved in federal court.

Lawsuit Claiming Private Detention Centers Cheated Migrants Out of Pay Gets Class Certification Pechman Law Group Logo

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December 4, 2019

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The U.S. District Court of California has certified four classes of detained immigrants who allege claims of forced labor and wage theft against GEO Group, one of the country's largest for-profit prison companies.