Bank of America Refusal to Pay PPP Agent Fees Class Action

The Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act to help businesses and individuals weather the initial part of the Covid-19 pandemic. The CARES Act included something called the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) which was designed to provide forgivable loans to small businesses. However, the complaint for this class action alleges that Bank of America  Read more

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PNC Financial Services Refusal to Pay PPP Agents Class Action

The Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) was administered by the Small Business Administration (SBA) with funds distributed by ordinary lenders. Included in the PPP funds were origination fees for the lenders out of which they were to pay fees to agents who helped complete the applications. The complaint for this class action alleges that PNC Financial  Read more

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Zions Bancorporation Fees Owed to PPP Agents Class Action

The Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) provided funds for small businesses to keep going and keep paying employees during the Covid-19 pandemic. It also provided funds for the banks that process the applications and, out of their fees, for agents who help the small businesses prepare the applications. However, the complaint for this class action alleges  Read more

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Banks Refuse to Pay Agent Fees for PPP Applications Class Action

Congress passed the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) to provide emergency loans to small businesses so that they could keep paying their workers during the shutdowns of the Covid-19 pandemic. The complaint for this class action brings suit against some of the lenders who accepted PPP applications, alleging they did not follow the provisions of the  Read more

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BMO Harris Bank No Pay for Agents Who Helped with PPP Loans Class Action

Because the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) was intended to help small businesses under strain in the time of Covid-19, it contains a provision for help in preparing the applications: It requires the lenders give a portion of their origination fee to the agents that helped with the preparation. The complaint for this class action alleges  Read more

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An Ju, Structure, Trinity Construction Companies FLSA and NYLL Class Action

This class action is another set of allegations in the familiar story of companies not keeping proper records and not properly paying employees. In this case, the companies are builders, An Ju Home, Inc., Structure Enterprise, Inc., and Trinity Builders, Inc. Also named as defendants are five individuals who are “bosses” or in other positions  Read more

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Capitol Drywall, East Coast Developers Wage Payment Collective Action

Two plaintiffs claim they did not receive all the wages they were due for drywall work in Maryland. The complaint holds Capitol Drywall, Inc., East Coast Developers, LLC, and East Coast’s owner, Gabriel Montecinos responsible for the missing payments. They are pursuing a collective action under the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) as well as  Read more

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FlyFit Failure to Keep Records, Pay Wages FLSA NYLL Lawsuit

The complaint for this lawsuit claims that FlyFit Holdings, LLC and Brian Chappon failed to pay plaintiff Alexander Ray Thurston properly and did not maintain accurate work records. It also alleges that Chappon did not maintain FlyFit as a legal entity separate from himself but more like an alter ego.  Read more

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Starbucks Overtime, Pay Rate Violations of California Labor Laws Class Action

This complaint brings a number of employee claims against Starbucks Corporation in California. One is that employees were not properly compensated for overtime and meal break premiums; another is that, when the employees received incentive pay, the incentive pay was not included in figuring the overtime and meal break premiums. The complaint claims that the  Read more

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Netflix Lunar Mining Parking Production Assistant Pay Settlement

Lunar Mining, LLC is settling with its parking production assistants (PPAs) in a class action that alleged that the PPAs were not paid for all hours worked, including overtime, in violation of the federal Fair Labor Stanards Act and New York Labor Law.  Read more