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Shareholder class action filed against Treasury Wine over US writedowns
Tuesday July 01st 2014, 11:53 pm Filed under Shareholder lawsuit

Legal firm Maurice Blackburn lodged documents in the Federal Court on Wednesday to begin a class-action lawsuit against Treasury Wine Estates. The legal action is on behalf of more than 600 shareholders over what the firm claims was a late disclosure of heavy writedowns relating to its United States business in 2013. [News Source]

Veteran files lawsuit against city of Burbank claiming age, sex discrimination
Tuesday July 01st 2014, 9:28 pm Filed under Discrimination lawsuit

Records show Toluca Lake resident Michael Naylor is claiming age, sex discrimination after not landing job. [News Source]

Tinder suspends co-founder after sexual harassment lawsuit
Tuesday July 01st 2014, 8:20 pm Filed under Sexual harassment lawsuit

Justin Mateen suspended following allegations by former executive Whitney Wolfe [News Source]

Goldman ‘Boys Club’ Accused of Mocking Women as 'Bimbos' and 'Party Girls'
Tuesday July 01st 2014, 8:09 pm Filed under Discrimination lawsuit

Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (GS) was accused of widespread gender discrimination and a "boy's club" atmosphere that included bouts of binge drinking and trips to strip clubs, as two former female employees seek to expand their lawsuit against the firm with new evidence. The women asked a federal judge in Manhattan today to let them sue on behalf of current and former female associates and vice ... [News Source]

Lawsuit: Here Are The Creepy, Threatening Texts A Former Tinder Exec Got From Her Boss
Tuesday July 01st 2014, 7:34 pm Filed under Discrimination lawsuit

When a former Tinder exec slapped the company with a sexual harassment and discrimination lawsuit , exhibit A was a series of racist, homophobic and threatening text messages allegedly sent from a Tinder co-founder. [ more › ] [News Source]

Tinder co-founder pushes sexual harassment lawsuit
Tuesday July 01st 2014, 7:08 pm Filed under Sexual harassment lawsuit

Wolfe alleges Mateen threatened to fire her. Copies of their text messages are in the lawsuit. [News Source]

Ex-Walmart Employee Seeks $5 Million For False Imprisonment And Racial Discrimination
Tuesday July 01st 2014, 6:02 pm Filed under Discrimination lawsuit

DETROIT, July 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Jametta Payno, 28, a resident of Niles, MI, has filed suit in the Federal District Court for the Western Division of Michigan claiming $5 million in damages for false imprisonment and racial discrimination.  Joined in the lawsuit as defendants is the Berrien County Sheriff's Department. The case is Payno v. Wal-Mart et al., Case No. 1:14-cv-00677. As ... [News Source]