Monthly Archives: June 2021

Prudential Security Hit with Wage and Hour Class Action Brought by Security Guard Employees

Prudential Security faces a lawsuit brought by security guards represented by Schneider Wallace Cottrell Konecky for the company’s alleged unlawful wage and hour policies and practices. The class action complaint was filed in Illinois state court, Cook County on April 6, 2021.

Appeals Court Reverses Dismissal of Tracleer Class Action

The Fourth Circuit reversed the dismissal of an antitrust class action alleging Actelion unlawfully monopolized the Tracleer market.

District Court Approves Partial Settlement in Surescripts Class Action 

The Northern District of Illinois preliminarily approved a $10 million class action settlement by RelayHealth in Surescripts e-prescription antitrust lawsuit.

Comcast and its Installation Provider, Prince Telecom, Sued for Unpaid Wages

Schneider Wallace Cottrell Konecky has brought a class action lawsuit against Comcast Corp., Comcast Cable Communications Management LLC, and Prince Telecom LLC for allegedly failing to pay cable installation technicians for all hours worked.  The lawsuit was filed in the United States District Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania on April 13, 2021 and is brought on behalf of current and former Prince Telecom technicians.

Brookdale Senior Living Sued by Department of Health and Human Services 

Brookdale Senior Living has been sued by the Department of Health and Human Services. The HHS is alleging that Brookdale submitted false staffing data for their nursing homes to the government. HHS is also alleging that they did not properly handle discharges of residents.