Class Action

Disney’s $2M Deal Over OT, Incentive Pay Gets Green Light

A California federal court gave an initial green light Monday to a $2 million settlement between the company that operates Disneyland and workers who claimed they were shorted on overtime and incentive pay, though the judge expressed reservations about the attorney fees requested…

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Split 9th Circ. Says Capital One Must Face FCRA Class Action

A split Ninth Circuit panel published a decision Thursday reviving putative class action claims that Capital One checked credit histories without a valid reason under the Fair Credit Reporting Act, though one judge said the lead plaintiff hadn’t laid out a sufficiently plausible case…

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Mercury Insurance Inks $41M Deal To End Illegal Fee Claims

Mercury Insurance Co. has agreed to pay California authorities more than $41 million to resolve a long-running legal battle centering on allegations that its brokers tacked illegal fees onto auto policyholders’ premiums, the Golden State’s Department of Insurance announced on Tuesday…

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