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Honda’s Vehicles Irresistible to Rodents

Honda’s Vehicles Irresistible to Rodents

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Honda and several other automakers are trying to save money and be more environmentally responsible by using soy-based coatings on fuel lines, electrical wiring, and other key components of their cars. While soy is less expensive and greener than traditional petroleum-based coatings, there is a major downside: it attracts rodents, which have chewed through the…Read the article
Napoli Shkolnik PLLC Files Lawsuit Against Helicopter Manufacturer for Defective Parts

Napoli Shkolnik PLLC Files Lawsuit Against Helicopter Manufacturer for Defective Parts

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Today, Napoli Shkolnik PLLC, on behalf of its clients, filed suit against AgustaWestland Philadelphia Corp. in the United States District Court for the Southern District of California. AgustaWestland is the North American distributor of Agusta A1091A and A109A MK II helicopters. These helicopters were identified last year by the FAA as being defective. As the…Read the article
A Buried Arbitration Clause: Not a “Get Out of Multi-district Fraud Claim” Card

A Buried Arbitration Clause: Not a “Get Out of Multi-district Fraud Claim” Card

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The disgruntled online DraftKings and FanDuel players are alleging bonus fraud, “insider” claims (alleging that company employees used inside information to place wagers on other daily fantasy sports sites), illegal gambling and false advertising claims. The complaint says that the companies advertise the games as being “100% percent legal” but that they are, in fact,…Read the article
Quest Diagnostics Data Breach: Tens of Thousands Affected

Quest Diagnostics Data Breach: Tens of Thousands Affected

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New Jersey-based Quest Diagnostics Inc. is reporting that one of its web applications (MyQuest by Care 360) has been breached by an unauthorized third party on November 26, 2016. This unknown cyber attack accessed the Protected Health Information of 34,000 individuals, including their name and birth date, information about their lab results and in some cases, telephone…Read the article
Hunter Shkolnik Press Coverage Regarding Uber

Hunter Shkolnik Press Coverage Regarding Uber

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In the midst of a heated court hearing regarding lawsuits between Uber Technologies Inc. and its drivers, Hunter Shkolnik has been actively involved in the outcome of the settlement. Recently mentioned in The Recorder as the lead for the efforts taken against Uber and its many lawsuits, Hunter Shkolnik remains determined and confident to see this class…Read the article
Hunter Shkolnik Quoted in The Wall Street Journal

Hunter Shkolnik Quoted in The Wall Street Journal

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The Uber settlement leaves ” the vast majority of drivers barely enough money to take their families out to dinner at a fast-food restaurant,” said Hunter Shkolnik. Mr. Shkolnik made this comment in response to the $84 million class action settlement that give approximately y $21 million to a Boston plaintiff attorney while most Massachusetts…Read the article
Paul Napoli Quoted in Law360 Uber Settlement Article

Paul Napoli Quoted in Law360 Uber Settlement Article

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“Uber has a long, long road to travel before it is in compliance with the labor laws,” Paul J. Napoli of Napoli Shkolnik PLLC, an attorney for Alcala and Borgen, told Law360. “Technology cannot erase an employer’s obligations to maintain a workers basic rights.” The high-profile  Uber Technologies Inc.’s driver class action regarding claims that the…Read the article
Is the Uber Settlement a Win or Loss for Drivers?

Is the Uber Settlement a Win or Loss for Drivers?

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As many are aware, on April 21, 2016, Uber reached a $100 million settlement with its drivers in California and Massachusetts.   Although the settlement amount seems high, Uber and the firm representing the drivers in California and Massachusetts were the real winners of this settlement. It was only a few months ago when Shannon Liss-Riordan,…Read the article
Credit Suisse notified brokers who did not join Wells Fargo that they will not be paid their deferred compensation

Credit Suisse notified brokers who did not join Wells Fargo that they will not be paid their deferred compensation

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Credit Suisse Deferred Compensation On September 13, 2015, it was announced that Credit Suisse intended to sell its U.S. private bank.  On October 20, 2015, it was reported that Credit Suisse and Wells Fargo struck an exclusive recruiting arrangement to allow Credit Suisse’s U.S. brokers and clients to move to Wells Fargo by early 2016.…Read the article
Partner Shkolnik Speaker on Volkswagen Emissions Scandal

Partner Shkolnik Speaker on Volkswagen Emissions Scandal

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Hunter J. Shkolnik will be a speaker at the upcoming HarrisMartin MDL Conference: Bair Hugger, Volkswagen and Pharmaceutical Update.Read the article

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