F ormer Shareholders v. Inthe Sassman court found it likely that California illegally discriminates on the basis of gender by excluding males from the ACP. As a result of our lawsuit, the State agreed to provide attorneys to all juvenile parolees accused of parole violations, as well notice of the charges and evidence against them, the right to confront their accusers in a hearing, assistance for those parolees with disabilities, and the right to be considered for community-based alternative sanctions instead of return to the juvenile prison system. We successfully represented a female engineer in pre-litigation resolution of sexual harassment claims against a major technology company, achieving a substantial confidential settlement. Employment Counseling, Contracts and Litigation.
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We obtained a favorable settlement for the clients early in the litigation. International Brotherhood of PaintersL. We represented three individuals against a major national retailer in federal court. Brown and Berman v. WilsonF. The alleged violations included requiring class members to perform hours of uncompensated work each week and forcing class members to drive their own vehicles to perform company business without mileage reimbursement.
BrockF. WilsonF. We twice successfully demurred to the complaint, later obtained a stay of the litigation, and ultimately resolved the entire case. Weinstein, Chief Judge of the U. We successfully obtained a favorable confidential settlement on behalf of a former chief executive and major shareholder of a software company after hard-fought litigation including a cross-complaint in Alameda Superior Court. Quality Inn SouthF. RBGG and co-counsel filed a federal class action lawsuit in July accusing Brookdale Senior Living, the largest provider of assisted living for senior citizens and persons with disabilities in the U.