A Pharmacy, an Equity Firm, and Two Executives of the Pharmacy – Agree to Settle False Claims Act Allegations for $21.36 Million

The US Department of Justice reported on September 18, 2019 that a compounding pharmacy, Diabetic Care Rx LLC (Patient Care America), a private equity firm (Riordan, Lewis & Haden, Inc.) and the CEO and former VP of Patient Care America agreed to settle the charges which were centered on an alleged kickback scheme ...

Frequently Asked Questions about Sexual Harassment. When is Training Required?

The California Department of Fair Housing and Employment has a list of questions and answers for workers who are concerned about sexual harassment in the workplace. The best course of action is to schedule an appointment with an experienced California sexual harassment lawyer. A skilled lawyer will answer your question...

Uber Settles California Employee Classification Lawsuit for $20 Million

According to a March 2019 report by Bloomberg, Uber Technologies Inc. has agreed to pay $20 million to settle claims by workers that they should have been classified as employees and not as independent contractors. Employee classification provides many benefits that independent contractor status does not: Emplo...