HARRISBURG — A former employee is suing Cetera Financial Group d/b/a ESSA Investment Services, ESSA Bank and Trust and Gary Olsen, citing alleged violation of the Family and Medical Leave Act and wrongful termination.
PHILADELPHIA – A settlement has been awarded in a case against a Philadelphia restaurant with an apparent "no hoodies" policy regarding an employee’s right to wear a headscarf as part of her religious freedom.
HARRISBURG – Reducing duplicate effort is among the benefits that government wage and hour officials hope will result from a recent partnership between federal and state agencies, a Philadelphia labor and employment attorney says.
PHILADELPHIA — An employee is suing U-Haul International Inc., Collegeboxes LLC and eMove Inc., alleging violation of the Fair Labor Standards Act, the Pennsylvania Minimum Wage Law and the Pennsylvania Wage Payment and Collection Law.
PHILADELPHIA – Defense counsel for a supermarket management company believes an Atco, N.J. woman’s premises liability action belongs in New Jersey as opposed to Philadelphia, and should be dismissed on that basis.
PHILADELPHIA – A member of plaintiff counsel identified a lack of communication between him and client as the reason he is withdrawing from a motor vehicle accident lawsuit against the Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority (SEPTA).