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Judge Michael P. Allen

Judge Michael Allen was nominated by the President of the United States in June 2017. He was confirmed by the United States Senate, and appointed a Judge of the United States Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims in August 2017. United States District Judge Elizabeth Kovachevich of the Middle District

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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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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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Understanding Employment Litigation

What is Employment Litigation? Employment Litigation is a legal action taken by a current or former employee taken against an employer for employment related issues such as unpaid wages, harassment, breach of contract, discrimination, etc. Through acts such as the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) and the Family Medical Leave

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Understanding Class Actions

What is a Class Action? A class action, also known by other names such as class-action lawsuit, class suit, and representative action, is a form of lawsuit where allindividuals similarly situated are represented by one individual or a few in court onbehalf of the entire group for the wrongful actions

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What is Product Liability?

What is Product Liability? Product Liability is the area of law in which those who design, manufacture,and market products to the public are held liable for the injuries from those specific products.What Cases does éclat Law Handle? Florida is a comparative fault state, this means that if an injuredperson or

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