Case Results

Our Select Case Results in Employment / Wrongful Termination Cases

July 2016

  • $34,660.00 DLSE award to a waiter of a large restaurant chain for missed meal and rest breaks (Placer County).

March 2016

  • $67,500 – defamation case settlement to a regional manager of a major retailer who was falsely accused of theft and suspended for 30 days without pay.

February 2016

  • $46,000.00 Labor Commissioner award to a mechanic, who was misclassified as an independent contractor and was not paid for overtime as well as for meal breaks and rest breaks (Placer County).
  • Reclassified termination to resignation and successful severance negotiation to a marketing manager of a medium size telecom company. (Sacramento County).

November 2015

  • $217,500 arbitration award to a registered nurse in a retaliation and disability discrimination case.

September 2015

  • $114,000.00 bench trial award to an employee of a medium size bank in a claim for unpaid commissions.

July 2015

  • Unconditional reinstatement with full back pay to a truck assembly worker who was terminated while on ADA disability leave for allegedly falsifying paperwork.
  • $125,000.00 settlement to a registered nurse in a retaliation case (Placer County).

May 2015

  • $255,000 pre-arbitration settlement to a car mechanic in a disability discrimination and FMLA retaliation case (Sacramento County).

March 2015

  • Reversal of termination and partial backpay $75k award to the state employee at an SBP appeal hearing who was about to be dismissed from state service for being allegedly AWOL.
  • $57,500.00 pre Labor Board hearing settlement of unpaid overtime claim to a truck driver of a local Sacramento trucking company.

February 2015

  • $166,000.00 settlement in a religious discrimination case to a sales employee (Contra Costa County).
  • $117,500.00 award for unpaid wages waiting time penalties by a labor commissioner to a driver who was falsely classified as an independent contractor (Sacramento County)

October – November 2014

  • $280,000.00  – pre-trial settlement in a disability discrimination case to an iron workers (Placer County Superior Court).
  • $65,000.00 labor commissioner award to an IT worker on a failure to pay overtime and misclassification claim (Sacrament County)

August 2014

  • $225,000.00 settlement to a car dealership sales employee in Sacramento in a retaliation case.
  • $150,000.00 arbitration award to a maintenance workers of a property management company in a disability discrimination and failure to accommodate case (Solano County).

May – June 2014

  • $175,000.00 settlement and reinstatement to a registered nurse of a major local hospital in a retaliation case (Sacramento County).
  • $124,750.00 bench trial award to an employee in an assault, battery and intentional infliction of emotional distress case (Solano County).
  • $162,500 bench trial award to an employee who was assaulted by a supervisor and suspended in retaliation for complaining about workplace violence to a higher manage (San Mateo County).

April 2014

  • 210,000.00 arbitration to a registered nurse in a pregnancy discrimination / FMLA violation case (Contra Costa County)

February 2014

  • $20,000 award an unconditional reinstatement to a technician of a major telecommunications company in a disability discrimination and FMLA retaliation case (Sacramento County).
  • $165,000.00 pre-trial settlement to a county employee in a defamation and wrongful termination case (San Francisco).

December 2013

  • 285,000.00 mediation settlement to a laborer in a disability discrimination and failure to accommodate case (San Joaquin County).

May 2013

  • $177,000 settlement to a nurse in a defamation case. Plaintiff was falsely accused of falsifying a medical chart and not properly disposing of medication. (Sacramento County).