A Chicago restaurant recently agreed to settle an unpaid overtime lawsuit with the Department of Labor to resolve claims that the company systematically underpaid dozens of current and former workers at its South Loop location.
Filed Under: Illinois News – Lawsuits, Settlements, Information
CHICAGO, IL — A former client solutions manager for social media giant Facebook recently hit the company with a potentially massive overtime pay lawsuit alleging that she and hundreds of other workers for the defendant were intentionally misclassified as managers and paid a flat salary with no overtime.
PHILADELPHIA, PA — Hundreds of landscapers in an unpaid overtime collective action lawsuit recently secured a substantial $4.8 million settlement to resolve claims with their former employer over allegations that the defendant failed to pay overtime and other wages under federal labor laws.
CHICAGO — A federal judge in Illinois recently hit an Elk Grove Village hibachi restaurant with a $100,000 consent decree to settle allegations that the defendant conspired with underground employment agencies in Chicago to target Hispanic immigrants to work for illegally low wages at buffet and Chinese restaurants.
CHICAGO — Four home health care workers for Centegra Health System recently came together to demand the defendant pay employees for all due wages by filing a class action overtime pay lawsuit against the company.
CHICAGO — An auto repair technician for Carx in recently filed a class action unpaid overtime lawsuit on behalf of himself and other techs claiming the defendant forced employees to clock out and perform work off the clock.