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Consumer claims collection agency attempted to collect despite bankruptcy

Louie Torres May 18, 2017, 2:34pm

A woman is suing Ocwen Loan Servicing LLC, a collection agency, citing alleged misrepresentation in debt collection.

Employees claim Marathon Systems neglected to pay overtime

Louie Torres Apr. 14, 2017, 9:12am

Two individuals are suing Marathon Systems Inc. and Richard L. Mock, the owner of the cleaning service, citing alleged unpaid wages, violation of applicable minimum wage law and violation of Workers' Compensation acts for inadequate overtime and other claims.

Restaurant worker says Pita Inn, of Wheeling, failed to pay adequate wages

Louie Torres Apr. 12, 2017, 5:18pm

An employee has filed a class-action lawsuit against Pita Inn and Falah Tabahi, the restaurant owner, citing alleged unpaid wages and violation of applicable minimum wage law.

Restaurant workers sue Anthony Donato and his restaurants for unpaid wages

Louie Torres Apr. 12, 2017, 5:10pm

Four restaurant employees are suing Anna’s Gaming Cafe, Marquee Restaurant and Anthony Donato, owner, citing alleged unpaid wages and violation of workers compensation acts.

Workers accuse Ferrara of not paying them for work at start of shift, breaking OT laws

Jonathan Bilyk Nov. 17, 2016, 12:34pm

Chicago area candymaker Ferrara has been hit with a potential class action lawsuit on behalf of perhaps hundreds of current and former workers at its suburban candy plants, accusing the company of failing to pay its workers for the time they spent getting ready for their shifts each day at the plant, effectively meaning the company has failed to pay overtime as required by federal and state wage laws.

Judge hauls away OT pay class action brought by tow truck drivers vs Chicago wrecker company

Scott Holland May 3, 2016, 1:58pm

A Chicago federal judge has put the brakes on an attempt by a group of tow truck drivers to collect overtime pay they claimed they were owed under federal law from a Chicago tow operator.