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Over $500 million in verdicts and settlements.

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Results

Eubank v. Terminix International, Inc., et al.

PAGA settlement reached in wage and hour action on behalf of pest control technicians, final approval granted.

Holland v. Tenet Healthcare Corporation

San Luis Obispo County Superior Court; PAGA settlement reached in wage and hour action on behalf of nurses, final approval granted.

Craig Cunningham v. Lexington Law Firm

$11,000,000 settlement. TCPA class action MDL involving solicitation prerecorded voice calls made by a third party, vicarious liability alleged, final approval granted

Jaylinda Girardot, et al. v. Bail Hotline Bail Bonds, Inc.

Los Angeles County Superior Court; wage and hour plus PAGA class action, final approval granted.

Weinberg v. Clarient, Inc.

Ventura County Superior Court; Rosenthal Fair Debt Collection Practices Act class action settled on behalf of 1,830 class members for privacy infringements through clear envelope debt collection letters, final approval granted.

Aliav v. Sunset Eats, LLC

Los Angeles County Superior Court; false advertising class action on behalf of approximately 10,000 class members, settled on class wide basis; final approval granted.

Alfred Zaklit, et al. v. Nationstar Mortgage LLC

$6,500,00 settlement. Cal. Penal Code § 632.7 class action certified by contested motion under Rule 23(b)(2) and (b)(3) on behalf of over 40,000 class members whose calls were recorded without knowledge or consent, final approval granted.

Mark Silva v. Olson and Co. Steel

Contra Costa County Superior Court; wage and hour class action settled on behalf of 563 class members, final approval granted.

Cohen v. Coca-Cola Refreshments, USA, Inc.

Wage and hour class action settlement on behalf of trucking employees, preliminary approval pending.

Manopla v. Home Depot USA, Inc $4,250.000

TCPA class action, final approval granted.

Bonilla, et al. v. Windsor Fashion

Wage and hour class action settled on behalf of over 5,000 employees, preliminary approval granted.

Cawthorne v. Rush Truck Centers of California, Inc.

Wage and hour class action on behalf of 560 employees, final approval granted.

Lizama v. Medical Data Systems, Inc.

Sacramento County Superior Court; Penal Code 632.7 class action alleging illegal call recording, settled for $2.2 million on behalf of over 30,000 consumers, final approval granted.

Romano v. SCI Direct, Inc., et al.

Wage and hour class action for independent contractor misclassification, settled for $2.5 million on behalf of 230 employees, final approval granted.

Edward Makaron v. Enagic USA, Inc.

TCPA class action certified on behalf of approximately 2,000,000 class members under Rule 23(b)(2) and 23(b)(3), subsequently settled on a Rule 23(b)(2) and 23(b)(3) basis, final approval granted.

Audrey Hernandez v. Pegasus Building Services, Inc.

San Diego County Superior Court; consolidated wage and hour and PAGA class action on behalf of janitorial workers, final approval granted.

Walsh v. Fry’s Electronics, Inc.

Gift Card Act, CLRA, UCL, FAL class action settled for class-wide public injunctive relief, preliminary approval pending.

In RE HP Firmware Update Litigation

Co-lead class counsel in consolidated Unfair Competition class action alleging HP pushed a firmware update on consumers’ printers that blocked their ability to use third party ink cartridges, final approval granted.

Nishimoto v. T&S Business Corporation

Sacramento County Superior Court; wage and hour and PAGA class action on behalf of janitorial workers, final approval granted.

Rodriguez v. Experian Information Solutions, Inc., et al.

FCRA class action for improper credit pulls; certified under Rule 23 by contested motion, and settled on class-wide basis, final approval granted.

Ahmed v. HSBC Bank USA

TCPA class, final approval granted.

Garcia, et al. v. HMS Host, Inc.

Wage and hour class action, final approval granted.

Aiken v. Malcolm Cisneros, A Law Corporation

Fair Debt Collection Practices Act class action, settled on class wide basis, preliminary approval granted.

Marciano, et al. v. Doordash, Inc.

San Francisco County Superior Court; first-filed and co-lead counsel in consolidated gig economy misclassification class action on behalf of delivery drivers, secured over $80 million common fund settlement, largest gig economy class settlement to date, preliminary approval pending.

Medina v. Enhanced Recovery Company, LLC

TCPA class settlement common fund of $1.45M, final approval granted.

Kim v. Tinder, Inc.

Unruh Act class settlement on behalf of 240,000 consumers; granted final approval, case on appeal.

Griffey v. TA Operating, LLC

PAGA settlement $390,000 settlement approval pending.

D’Angelo Santana v. Rady Children’s Hospital

San Diego County Superior Court; confidentiality of Medical Information Act, Cal. Civ. Code § 56, et seq. class settlement final approval granted.

Chavis v. Three Group, Inc.

Los Angeles County Superior Court; wage and hour PAGA settlement on behalf of dancers alleging contractor misclassification, approval pending.

Hale v. Mana Pro Products, LLC

False advertising class action, preliminary approval granted.

El Nasleh v. California Spaghetti Restaurants, Inc

Wage and hour class action settlement on behalf of restaurant employees, preliminary approval pending.

Gail Medeiros et al v HSBC

On November 29, 2017, a California Federal Judge gave final approval to a $13,000,000 settling resolving claims brought pursuant to California’s Privacy Statute for alleged recording of consumer’s telephone calls without their consent.

Santana et al v Rady Children’s Hospital San Diego

On January 25, 2019, a California Federal Judge gave final approval to a $5,000,000 settlement resolving claims brought pursuant to California’s HIPPA law.

Sheena Raffin v Medicredit

On November 23, 2018, a California Federal Judge gave final approval to a $5,000,000 settlement resolving claims brought pursuant to California’s Privacy Statute for alleged recording of consumer’s telephone calls without their consent.

Payton v Luxe Valet

Class-wide settlement in wage and hour independent contractor misclassification class action, on behalf of 1,800 employees, settled for $2.4 million.

QC Holdings To Pay $1.5M To Settle TCPA Suit

A California federal judge on Monday gave final approval to a $1.5 million settlement resolving claims brought pursuant to the Telephone Consumer Protection Act against a Kansas-based payday lender that consumers said contacted them on their cellphones via prerecorded calls to collect an alleged, unknown debt.

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Jonathan Weisberg v HD

On January 29, 2018, A California Federal Judge gave final approval to a $1,225,000 class action settlement resolving claims brought pursuant to the Telephone Consumer Protection act based on allegations of consumers receiving unwanted texts.

Everado Gonzalez v The Scotts Company

Class-wide settlement of $925,000 in wage and hour class action on behalf of approximately 603 employees achieved, final approval granted.

Araiza et. al. v The Scotts Company, LLC

On Monday September 19, 2016, Hon. Judge Kenneth R. Freeman granted a motion for final approval of class settlement in the matter of Araiza et. al. v The Scotts Company, LLC, Case No. BC570350, consolidated with Case No. BC577875. The consolidated class actions were brought by Plaintiffs for violations of the California Labor Code on behalf of two classes: (a) 603 current and former Merchandisers and Counselors employed by Scotts in California from January 26, 2011 through December 1, 2015 and (b) approximately 180 current and former non-exempt employees employed by Scotts in California from January 26, 2014 through December 1, 2015 who worked double overtime. The Law Offices of Todd M. Friedman, P.C. was named class counsel in a $925,000 non-reversionary class action settlement that sought compensation for unpaid wages, unpaid overtime, unpaid meal and rest break premiums, unreimbursed expenses incurred in the line of work, and penalties for failure to pay all timely wages and failure to issue accurate wage statements.

Ann Fox v. Asset Acceptance, LLC

Ms. Ann Fox retained the Law Offices of Todd M. Friedman and brought a Class Action Complaint against Asset Acceptance, LLC on behalf of herself and similarly situated individuals for invading the privacy rights of thousands of consumers nationwide by contacting them on their cellular telephones using an automatic telephone dialing system without their permission. After extensive litigation, the parties agreed to the settle the dispute by having Asset Acceptance, LLC cease its current calling practices and providing class-wide relief to the estimated 386,803 Class Members in the form of a substantial financial benefit of $1,000,000.00, an $800,000 debt forgiveness component and a $200,000 cash settlement. The Court approved the settlement on July 1, 2016.

Client was walking on Keller Ave on he sidewalk when she heard someone yelling she turned and looked back and saw a medium size dog running after her client got very scared and to shield herself from the dog she raised her walker but lost her balance and fell to the floor breaking her hip. Client said as soon as she hit the floor the dog saw another dog passing and chased after that dog thank god that caused the dog to run for the other dog and not attack client. Client was transported from the scene to the hospital where she had surgery to her hip and metal plates inserted.

Couser v. Apria Healthcare, Inc.

Common fund class-wide settlement of $400,000 to $750,000.

Gayla Shelby v. Two Jinns, Inc.

On August 3, 2017, A California federal judge on Monday gave final approval to a $457,000 settlement resolving claims brought pursuant to the Electronic Funds Transfer Act against a California Based Bail Bonds Company that consumers said illegally debited money from their bank accounts without written authorization.

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Ron Ross v Zurixx

On October 27, 2017, A California State Court Judge Approved a $450,000 false advertising class action against a real estate seminar group based on alleged misrepresentations.

Kyle Miller v Checkered Flag Car Wash

On October 1, 2018, A California State Judge approved a $260,000 class action settlement resolving claims brought pursuant to various California Wage and Hour Employment Laws.

Ryoo Dental v OCO Biomedical

On July 13, 2018, A California Federal Judge granted final approval to a $225,000 Settlement for a case brought under The Telephone Consumer Protection Act for alleged unwanted solicitation faxes.

Closer v Dish One

On November 21, 2017, a Federal Court Judge in California granted final approval to a $215,000 settlement brought under the Telephone Consumer Protection Act.

Wondra Curtis, et al v Anthem

On September 26, 2018, a California Federal Judge gave final approval to a $180,000 settlement resolving claims brought under various CALIFORNIA Wage and Hour Employment Laws.

Frank Del La Paz v Accurate Courier

On June 29, 2018, A California State Judge granted final approval to a settlement of $110,000 for alleged state wage and hour violations.

Sonia Barrientos v Law Office of Jeffrey H. Jordan

A letter class action, settled on class wide basis, final approval granted.

Tahmasian v Midway Rent A Car

PAGA and Labor Code class action, final approval granted.

Fernandez v Reliance Home Services, Inc.

Wage and hour plus PAGA class action, final approval granted.

Ann Fox v. Spectrum Club of Santa Barbara – March 20, 2017

We are pleased to announce another victory on behalf of our client. The court grants plaintiff’s Motion for Final Approval of Class Action Settlement and Certification of Settlement Class.

Abdeljalil v. GE Capital Retail Bank

Proud to say that The Hon. John A Houston finally approved a TCPA class action for $7,000,000 against Ge capital Corp with The Law Offices of Todd M. Friedman as co-lead counsel. A Great day for consumers!

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Fox v. Spectrum Club of Santa Barbara

ILYM Group Inc., a neutral third party that has been court appointed as Claims Administrator for this case, announces that Class Counsel, Joshua B. Swigart, Abbas Kazerounian, Jason Ibey and Todd M. Friedman have reached an agreement to resolve this class action pending against Spectrum Club of Santa Barbara in the Superior Court of California, County of Santa Barbara. The lawsuit alleges that Spectrum Club of Santa Barbara violated the Telephone Consumer Protection Act by text messaging cell phones using an automated dialer for marketing purposes without consent.

https://www.prweb.com/releases/2016/11/prweb13820476.htm

False Advertising Class Action Against Hewlett Packard Company

On Friday, September 9th, 2016 the U.S. District Court for the Central District of California granted class certification for plaintiff Anne Wolf. In doing so, Judge Beverly O’Connell determined that we, the Law Offices of Todd M. Friedman, P.C., would fairly and adequately represent the interests of a class of consumers who purchased a falsely advertised HP LaserJet P1102 printer in their action against Hewlett Packard Company.

https://www.toddflaw.com/blog/2016/09/false-advertising-class-action-against-hewlett-packard-company.shtml

Ari Friedman v. LAC Basketball Club, Inc.

Los Angeles Clippers agreed to settle up to $5 million putative Telephone Consumer Protection Act class-action case filed by plaintiff, Ari Friedman for allegedly sending fans unsolicited text messages.

https://www.law360.com/articles/544275/la-clippers-settle-5m-tcpa-suit-with-home-game-tickets

Gehrich v. Chase

Chase Bank USA has agreed to settle $34 million in class-action lawsuit for allegedly violating the Telephone Consumer Protection Act by placing calls to consumers’ cell phones without consent.

https://www.law360.com/articles/567221/chase-bank-will-pay-34m-to-end-tcpa-class-action

Aboudi v. T-Mobile USA, Inc.

A proposed settlement has been reached in a class action lawsuit brought by Sayan Aboudi against T-Mobile USA, Inc. under the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (“TCPA”). The lawsuit alleges that T-Mobile violated the TCPA by using an automatic telephone dialing system or and artificial or prerecorded voice to place collections calls to cell phones without the prior express consent of Plaintiff and class members. T-Mobile denies any liability and denies that this case could be certified as a class action if it were litigated. More details on the settlement can be found at www.aboudisettlement.com. The class is represented by Todd Friedman of the Law Offices of Todd Friedman, Josh Swigart of Hyde & Swigart, Abbas Kazerounian of the Kazerouni Group, APC, and Paul Mankin of the Law Offices of Paul Mankin. T-Mobile USA, Inc. is represented by Kristine McAlister Brown of Alston & Bird LLP.

Than Zaw v. Nelnet, Inc.

A class-action case between Than Zaw v. Nelnet Inc. has been settled for $1.2 million. Nelnet Inc. has agreed to resolve the putative claims for allegedly recording telephone calls of plaintiff without prior consent.

https://www.law360.com/cases/52af62b7381e1b6658000001

Carrie Couser v. Comenity Bank

Comenity Bank agreed to settle $8.5 million for allegedly violating the Telephone Consumer Protection Act.

https://www.law360.com/articles/583738

Adrienne Dancer v. LA Times

A favorable class-action settlement for Adrienne Dancer was announced recently against Los Angeles Times Communications, LLC.

https://www.law360.com/articles/280951/la-times-sued-over-unwanted-subscription-calls

http://www.dancerlitigation.com/

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