WRONGFUL TERMINATION

WRONGFUL TERMINATION

Case: John Doe v. Tech Company Court: Superior Court of San Diego Judges: Eddie C. Sturgeon Date: September 11, 2017 Recovery: Confidential settlement of $564,528.86 Facts and Allegations John Doe was over the age of 40 years old and was laid off by a global Tech Company pursuant to a large ongoing systematic practice of

SEXUAL HARASSMENT

SEXUAL HARASSMENT

Case: Juanita Roe v. Doe Southern California Fast Food Chicken Franchise (Case No. PC056311) Court: Los Angeles Superior Court Date: June 23, 2017 Result: Hogue & Belong obtained a confidential settlement of $250,000.00 Facts & Allegations A female cashier who worked for approximately 11 months at one of Defendant’s fast food chicken restaurant franchises was sexually harassed by several

SEXUAL HARASSMENT

SEXUAL HARASSMENT

Case: Jane Doe v. Roe Hospital Court: Arbitration Date: August 23, 2017 Result: Hogue & Belong obtained a confidential settlement of $325,000.00 Facts & Allegations A female employee who worked at a drug rehabilitation center was sexually harassed by a female supervisor (“Kimberly Smith”). Kimberly Smith invited Jane Doe over to her house, whispered and pressed her lips

CLASS ACTION (Wage & Hour)

CLASS ACTION (Wage & Hour)

Case: Rivera, et al. v. Grand Pacific Resort Services, L.P. (Case No. 37-2012-37-2012-00086103-CU-OE-CTL) Court: Superior Court of San Diego Judges: Joel E. Pressman Date: January 17, 2017 Recovery: Total settlement of $1,686,000 in favor of approximately 1,200 housekeepers. Facts and Allegations Defendant Grand Pacific Resorts Services, L.P. (“Hotels”) is the parent company of approximately 19 resorts and

Sexual Harassment

Sexual Harassment

Case: Juanita Roe v. Doe Southern California Fast Food Chicken Franchise (Case No. PC056311) Court: Los Angeles Superior Court Date: June 23, 2017 Result: Hogue & Belong obtained a confidential settlement of $250,000.00 Facts & Allegations A female cashier who worked for approximately 11 months at one of Defendant’s fast food chicken restaurant franchises was

CLASS ACTION (Wage & Hour)

CLASS ACTION (Wage & Hour)

Case: Miceli v. Doe Coffee (Case No. BC557239) Court: Superior Court of Los Angeles Judges: Honorable Amy D. Hogue; Honorable Maren E. Nelson Date: May 31, 2017 Recovery: Hogue & Belong obtained a settlement of $2,375,000 against Doe Coffee. Facts and Allegations Defendant Doe Coffee company has locations in several states and about 10,000 hourly

Sexual Harassment

Sexual Harassment

Case: Jane Does 1 through 4 v. Roe Prison Transitional Facility Court: Superior Court of California Date: April 19, 2017 Result: Hogue & Belong obtained a confidential settlement of $725,000.00 Facts & Allegations Four women who worked for a correctional facility government contractor were sexually harassed by the Director during their employment. The Director separately

CLASS ACTION (Wage & Hour)

Case: John and Jane Does 1 through 6 v. Global Wireless Mobile Telephone Service Provider (Case No. 37-2010-37-2012-00076945-CU-OE-SC) Court: Superior Court of San Diego Judges: Steven R. Denton; Randa Trapp Date: May 5, 2015 Recovery: Hogue & Belong obtained a settlement of $2,750,000 against Defendant Mobile Service Provider for the class members.   Facts and Allegations

CLASS ACTION (Wage & Hour)

CLASS ACTION (Wage & Hour)

Case: Carralero et al. v. Sharp Healthcare, et al. (Case No. 37-2012-37-2012-00093623-CU-OE-CTL) Court: Superior Court of San Diego Judges: Timothy B. Taylor Date: August 22, 2014 Recovery: Hogue & Belong obtained a total settlement of $1,825,000 against Sharp Healthcare for the class members. Facts and Allegations Sharp Healthcare is one of the biggest hospitals and one of

CLASS ACTION (Wage & Hour)

CLASS ACTION (Wage & Hour)

Case: Jane Does 1 through 5 v. Roe Hospital (Case No. 37-2010-00096421-CU-OE-CTL) Court: Superior Court of San Diego Judges: Steven R. Denton, Joel R. Wohfiel Date: November 26, 2014 Recovery: Hogue & Belong obtained a settlement of $2,900,000 against Roe Hospital for the class members. Facts and Allegations Roe Hospital is the biggest hospital in

SEXUAL HARRASSMENT – P.F. CHANG'S

Case: Andrade, et al. v. P.F. Chang’s, et al. (Case No. 37-2012-00058424-CU-OE-NC; Arbitration Case No. 73-160-00121-13) Court: Superior Court of San Diego Judge: Earl H. Maas, III – (compelled to AAA Arbitration) Date: July 25, 2014 Result: Hogue & Belong obtained an award in the amount of $931,200.00, plus attorneys’ fees and costs. Facts &

SEXUAL HARRASSMENT – AFG

SEXUAL HARRASSMENT – AFG

Case: Jacqueline Slaymaker and Laura Arnold v. Armstrong Financial Group, Inc., Eric Armstrong, and R. Edde (Case No. 37-2012-00054141-CU-OE-NC) Court: Superior Court of San Diego Judge: Robert P. Dahlquist Date: May 8, 2014 Result: Hogue & Belong obtained a jury verdict, with a finding of punitive liability, for a total award of $838,875.00. Facts & Allegations