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Class Action Lawsuit Accuses Burger King of Telling a Whopper About the Size of Menu Items

LawAndCrime.com Four fast-food fans have sued Burger King, alleging in a class action complaint that the international chain’s misleading advertisements cheated them out of the burgers they thought they were getting. Walter Coleman, Marco DiLeonardo, Matthew Fox, and Madelyn Salzman are leading a class action lawsuit against Burger King on behalf of anyone who …

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Did you know two entities may be jointly and severally liable as employers for minimum wage and overtime violations brought by an employee?

Under federal and state employment laws, employers have a legal obligation to compensate their workers for labor and services performed. The U.S. Department of Labor enacted the Fair Labor Standards Act which “establishes minimum wage, overtime pay, recordkeeping, and youth employment standards affecting employees in the private sector and in …

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Florida Telephone Solicitation Act Opens Door to Class Action Lawsuits – JAX DAILY RECORD

By Megan Moon • JBA Young Lawyers Section Board of Governors We’ve all sent text messages we regret. If you market goods and services to consumers in Florida, a newly revised law may land your company in a lot more than hot water for unwanted marketing texts and it could …

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Understanding Complex Litigation

What is Complex Litigation? Complex Litigation is a large civil case that a company may faceinvolving multiple parties from multiple jurisdictions, a lot of money at risk, and in-depth legalmatters. What are common causes of commercial and consumer litigation?There is a variety of cases in commercial and consumer litigation cases. …

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Florida Justice Association Presents: Legislative Signals

Each week during the 2022 legislative session, your FJA government affairs team will be providing a recap of the legislative activities and “signals” we’re getting related to legislation FJA is advocating for and defending against. #advocacymatters #legislation #floridajusticeassociation #eclatlaw

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