Case: Google

Sanford Heisler Sharp Settles Wage Claims Against Google And Urpan Technologies For $5.5 Million

July 31st, 2017

Contract Recruiters and Sourcers to Receive Notice about the Settlement SAN JOSE, Calif., July 31, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Sanford Heisler Sharp oversaw the distribution of notice last Friday to 795 Google recruiters and sourcers of a $5.5 Million settlement for claims of unpaid overtime wages. Subject to final approval by the Court, all settlement class members will receive a share […]

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Google, UrpanTech’s $5.5M Wage Deal Gets Green Light

June 16th, 2017

By Dorothy Atkins Law360, San Jose (June 16, 2017, 2:52 PM EDT) — A California judge on Friday preliminarily approved Google Inc. and staffing agency’s UrpanTech’s deal paying a combined $5.5 million to resolve a putative class action alleging the companies failed to pay contract recruiters overtime, saying the class notice needs to be tweaked, […]

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Google Refused To Pay Contract Recruiters OT, Suit Says

January 27th, 2016

Law360, Los Angeles (January 27, 2016, 6:53 PM ET) — A former contractor for Google Inc. accused the company of encouraging some contract recruiters to work long hours, but refusing to pay them for the extra time, according to a proposed class action filed in California state court Wednesday. The company used an outside firm […]

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Sys-Con Media, January 27, 2016 – Sanford Heisler Kimpel Files Class Action Against Google, Inc.

January 27th, 2016

SAN JOSE, Calif., Jan. 27, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — It takes Google 0.44 seconds to return 28 million results about the California Labor Code. The company that developed and operates the giant search engine might benefit from actually reading those search results. Today, a former Google recruiter filed suit against the company for classwide wage and […]

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Sanford Heisler Kimpel Files Class Action Against Google, Inc.

January 27th, 2016

As it appeared on PRNewswire SAN JOSE, Calif., Jan. 27, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — It takes Google 0.44 seconds to return 28 million results about the California Labor Code. The company that developed and operates the giant search engine might benefit from actually reading those search results. Today, a former Google recruiter filed suit against the […]

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Fast Company, January 27, 2016 – Google Sued by Former Contractor for Withholding Pay

January 27th, 2016

A CLASS ACTION SUIT ALLEGES THAT THE SEARCH GIANT REGULARLY DEMANDED 40+ HOUR WEEKS BUT WASN’T WILLING TO PAY OVERTIME. BY LYDIA DISHMAN Former Google contract recruiter Tymuoi Ha filed suit against the company for wage and hour violations, claiming that Google and Urpan Technologies (one of the many staffing agencies the search giant uses […]

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The Recorder, January 27, 2016 – Google Sued for Alleged Overtime Violations

January 27th, 2016

A former recruiter for Google Inc. is accusing the tech giant and one of its staffing agencies of unlawfully encouraging its legions of recruiters to work long hours without overtime pay. Tymuoi Ha was hired by Sunnyvale’s Urpan Technologies Inc., a recruiting firm with offices in India and California, and assigned to work full-time at […]

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