Serial ADA Plaintiffs David Ritzenthaler and Santiago Abreu Have Sued More Than 450 Arizona Businesses in 2016

By: Lindsay Leavitt In the past few months David Ritzenthaler, a Scottsdale resident, and Santiago Abreu, a Florida resident, have filed more than 450 lawsuits against Arizona businesses alleging an assortment of violations of the Americans with Disabilities Act (“ADA”). Read my earlier blogs about Mr. Ritzenthaler’s lawsuits here, here…

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US Labor Department files complaint against Cargill Meat Solutions for discrimination at Springdale, Ark., facility

Suit seeks back wages and job offers for more than 4,000 affected job applicants, cancellation of federal contracts SPRINGDALE, Ark. — The U.S. Department of Labor’s Office of Federal  Contract Compliance Programs has filed an administrative complaint against federal  contractor Cargill Meat Solutions, alleging that the company systematically  discriminated against…

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Nishimoto Trading Co. will pay $400,000 to 71 women to settle US Labor Department sex discrimination allegations

Women denied employment at Santa Fe Springs, Calif., branch to receive back pay and job offers LOS ANGELES — The U.S. Department of Labor’s Office of Federal Contract  Compliance Programs has reached an agreement with federal contractor Nishimoto  Trading Co. to settle findings of hiring discrimination. In a conciliation  agreement…

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US district court rules United Space Alliance must give US Labor Department access to information for review of its Cape Canaveral, Fla., facility

Decision supports February ruling by Office of Administrative Law Judges WASHINGTON — The U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia has ruled that United Space Alliance LLC must supply  the U.S. Department of Labor’s Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs  with compensation information requested for a review of the…

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