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MVP Personnel Staffing Racial Discrimination Settlement

Settlement Structure: Claims Made

Active: Open

Case Summary:

This settlement resolves the remaining portions of a class action originally filed against Personnel Staffing Group, LLC (which does business as MVP), the Segerdahl Corportion, Mercury Plastics, Inc., the Penray Companies, Inc., Advertising Resources, Inc., Lawrence Foods, Inc., and MPS Chicago, Inc. The complaint alleged that African-American workers who looked for work assignments from MVP were not assigned to work at the other defendant companies. This final settlement resolves remaining claims against MPS.

Docket Number:

16-cv-11086

Company: Personnel Staffing Group LLC

Filing Deadline: August 30, 2021

Class Period: December 6, 2012 to April 19, 2021

Objection Deadline: August 30, 2021

Exclusion Deadline: August 30, 2021

Final Approval Hearing: October 19, 2021

Proof of Purchase:

The claim form does not ask for proof. Presumably company records will be used for verification.

Eligibility:

You may be eligible if you are an African-American who applied for work assignments through Personnel Staffing Group/MVP at its Cicero, Illinois Office at any time between December 6, 2012 and April 19, 2021, but who, on one or more occasions, were not assigned by MVP to work at MPS Chicago.

Typical Settlement Amount:

Benefits: Equal share of the net settlement fund, estimated to be between $10 and $50. Final amounts will depend on the number of valid claims received. Half of each payment will be considered wages and will be reported on a Form W-2; the otther half will be considered compensatory damages and will be reported on a Form 1099.

Total Settlement Amount: $76,000

Class Representative Proposed Incentive Fee:

$1,000

Law Firm:
National Legal Advocacy Network

Claim Form: MVP Personnel Staffing Racial Discrimination Settlement Claim Form

Case Name: Zollicoffer, et al. v. Personnel Staffing Group, LLC d/b/a MVP, et al.

Settlement Website: MVP Personnel Staffing Racial Discrimination Settlement Website

Claims Administrator:
Atticus Administration

Claims Administrator Contact Information:

Zollicoffer v MVP Settlement
c/o Atticus Administration
PO Box 64053
St. Paul, MN 55164
mvpsettlement@atticusadmin.com
1-888-321-1272

Tags: Employment Discrimination, Racial Discrimination