Berger Montague Managing Shareholder Eric L. Cramer To Speak At The 2017 American Bar Association Section Of Antitrust Spring Meeting
Berger Montague Managing Shareholder’sEric L. Cramer will speak at the 2017 American Bar Association Section of Antitrust Spring Meeting, which will be held in Washington, DC, from March 28 – 31, 2017.
Berger Montague Managing Shareholder Eric L. Cramer To Speak At The University Of Haifa’s International Conference On Dispute Resolution Of Consumer Mass Disputes
Berger Montague ‘s Eric L. Cramer will speak at the 2nd International Conference on Dispute Resolution of Consumer Mass Disputes, which will be held in Haifa, Israel from March 16 – 17, 2017.
Class Action Suit Filed Against Charles Schwab Corporation Alleging It Violated ERISA By Charging Excessive And Unreasonable Fees In The 401(k) Plan For Schwab Employees And By Including Schwab-Affiliated Investment Products And Services In The Plan
PHILADELPHIA, PA, January 20, 2017 – A class action lawsuit has been filed in the United States District Court for the Northern District of California against the Charles Schwab Corporation (“Schwab”) and certain of its subsidiaries on behalf of the participants in the 401(k) plan Schwab offered to its employees.
Philadelphia, PA, November 17, 2016. Community Legal Services of Philadelphia (“CLS”) and Berger Montague jointly announce a $586,000 settlement of a claim brought by Plaintiff Jeniffer Santiago Rivera on behalf of a class of 268 home health aides who alleged that they were denied overtime pay by their employer, Vital Support Home Health Care Agency, Inc. (“VSHHA”).
Judge Valerie Caproni of the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York issued two lengthy opinions on October 3 permitting consolidated class action lawsuits on behalf of proposed classes of investors in physical gold and gold derivatives and physical silver and silver derivatives to proceed to discovery.
Following its successful opening of a new office in Minneapolis, Minnesota earlier this year, the national class action law firm of Berger Montague today announces the hiring of five extraordinary new attorneys in its Philadelphia office. The new hires include Christina Black, Jonathan DeSantis, James Goodley, Mark Suter, and Michaela Wallin. Berger Montague strives to hire talented, passionate, and intelligent lawyers and prides itself on its team approach to serving clients and litigating complex cases. All five new attorneys embody these qualities, come from diverse backgrounds, and have a demonstrated record of achievement.
Benchmark Litigation 10th Anniversary Edition Recognizes Robin Switzenbaum Of Berger Montague As Local Litigation Star In Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA, September 8, 2016 – Attorney Robin Switzenbaum of Berger Montague has been recognized as a “Local Litigation Star” in the area of securities litigation for the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania in the 10th Anniversary Edition of Benchmark Litigation. A publication of Euromoney Institutional Investor/Legal Media Group, this definitive guide to U.S. leading law firms and attorneys is the only publication on the market to focus exclusively on litigation. It recommends law firms and lawyers only after extensive face-to-face and telephone interviews with the nation’s leading private practice lawyers and in-house counsel. Firms cannot pay to be recommended. For more information about Benchmark Litigation, visit www.benchmarklitigation.com.
Berger Montague Announces That Hyundai Has Lost Its Bid To Dismiss A Class Action Lawsuit Alleging That Its Panoramic Sunroofs Spontaneously Shatter
PHILADELPHIA, June 28, 2016 — The law firm of Berger Montague is pleased to announce that on June 24, 2016, a federal court in California denied in large part Hyundai Motor America’s Motion to Dismiss and/or Strike Plaintiffs’ Complaint in a class action lawsuit alleging that Hyundai knowingly concealed from consumers a defect that causes the vehicles’ panoramic sunroofs to spontaneously shatter. The lawsuit is captioned Glenn v. Hyundai Motor America, No. 8:15-cv-02052-DOC-KES, and it is currently pending in the United States District Court for the Central District of California.
Technology Solutions, Inc. To Pay Cable Installation Technician Forty Thousand Dollars For Improperly Withheld Wages And Payroll Deductions
Berger Montague, Lichten & Liss-Riordan, P.C., and Wexler Wallace LLP announce that Technology Solutions, Inc. (“TSI”) has paid $40,000.00 to a former Cable Installation Technician as compensation for unpaid overtime wages and other improperly withheld compensation, in connection with a lawsuit filed in the United States District Court for the Central District of California, McKnight v. Technology Solutions, Inc., 5:16-cv-00170 (C.D. Cal.).
Berger Montague, a nationally renowned plaintiffs’ class action law firm headquartered in Philadelphia, PA, is proud to announce today that E. Michelle Drake has joined the Firm as a new Shareholder. Ms. Drake, one of the top consumer and employment class action attorneys in the United States, will open a new office for Berger Montague in Minneapolis, Minnesota where Ms. Drake resides.