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Hey Hoteliers, Don't Settle Your ADA Lawsuit Just Yet!

On October 10th we notified hoteliers of the multiple ADA lawsuits filed in the Federal District Court, Eastern District of California.  The lawsuits are identical but for the name of the defendant hotel and whether a lift was missing from the pool or jacuzzi. 

Prior to filing a motion to dismiss for one of our clients, we discovered an order issued by a judge in the Eastern District and applicable to all of the ADA lawsuits filed by plaintiff, Theresa Brooke by her lawyer, Peter Strojnik.  

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21 States Challenge DOL Overtime Rule

The Attorney General of Texas announced today that a lawsuit was filed on behalf of 21 states challenging the Department of Labor's overtime rules which are set to go into effect on December 1st.  The lawsuit was filed in the Eastern District of Texas.  You can read a copy of the complaint here: 

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