Showing results for 'Settled without Litigation'

Race Discrimination, Failure to Pay Bonus at Large National Financial Services Firm

Represented plaintiff, a Director of Wealth Management, of Iraqi background with a long track record of success in the industry was fired just two years after being hired by the Company.


Settled low six figures


10 months


Attorney to attorney negotiation, pre-litigation


Plaintiff


Employment

Tags: 2017, Failure to Pay Bonus, Failure to Prevent Discrimination, Racial Discrimination, Settled without Litigation

Broker-Seller Commission Dispute

Represented broker in pending claims against Client/Seller who sought to void real estate commission agreement.


Settled mid 5 figures


Two weeks


Attorney to attorney negotiation


Broker


Real Estate

Tags: 2014, 5 Figure Settlements, Broker-Seller Dispute, Escrow Disputes, Real Estate, Settled without Litigation

Sexual Orientation Discrimination, Age Discrimination, Retaliation

Represented homosexual male, Senior Level marketing professional in claims of sexual orientation discrimination, age discrimination, and retaliation against large privately held financial services firm.


Settled low 6 figures


4 months


Attorney to attorney negotiation


Plaintiff


Employment

Tags: 2013, 6 Figure Settlements, Employment, Retaliation, Settled without Litigation, Sexual Orientation Discrimination, Wrongful Termination

Real Estate Purchase Dispute, Specific Performance

Represented Buyer of 4-plex in El Segundo after Seller tried to cancel executed real estate purchase contract.


Buyer closed on property at contracted price


2 weeks


Attorney to attorney negotiation


Buyer


Real Estate

Tags: 2013, Escrow Disputes, Purchases and Sales, Real Estate, Settled without Litigation

Silicon Valley, Breach of Contract, Failure to Pay Wages, Retaliation, Unfair Competition

Represented a highly-compensated, Northern California sales representative for a large professional services firm when he was denied his bonus.


Settled mid-to-high 5 figures


5 months


Attorney to attorney negotiation


Plaintiff


Employment

Tags: 2013, 5 Figure Settlements, Employment, Failure to Pay Bonus, Retaliation, Settled without Litigation, Silicon Valley, Unfair Competition

Silicon Valley Age Discrimination, Wrongful Termination, Unfair Competition

Represented Silicon Valley professional alleging age discrimination in selection for layoff.


Settled mid 5 figures


4 months


Attorney to attorney negotiation


Plaintiff


Employment

Tags: 2012, 5 Figure Settlements, Age Discrimination, Employment, Settled without Litigation, Silicon Valley, Unfair Competition, Wrongful Termination

Age Discrimination, Severance Negotiation

Advised North American President of a large publicly-traded Company in negotiating his separation and severance.  Potential claims included age discrimination.


Settled low 7 figures


3 months


Plaintiff


Employment

Tags: 2012, 7 Figure Settlements, Age Discrimination, Employment, Separation Agreement, Settled without Litigation

Pregnancy Discrimination, Disability Discrimination

Represented account coordinator in FEHA mediation, alleging pregnancy and disability discrimination, after her employer terminated her while she was out on disability leave from pregnancy complications.


Settled low to mid 5 figures and plaintiff was reinstated


1 month


Settled without litigation via mediation


Plaintiff


Employment

Tags: 2012, 5 Figure Settlements, Disability Discrimination, Employment, Pregnancy Discrimination, Settled without Litigation, Wrongful Termination

Failure to Disclose

Represented Buyer of luxury home in claims against Sellers alleging that they failed to disclose known, un-permitted construction that encroached on a neighbor's property.


Settled low to mid 6 figures


4 months


Settled without litigation via mediation


Buyer


Real Estate

Tags: 2011, 6 Figure Settlements, Failure to Disclose, Real Estate, Settled without Litigation

Severance Agreement

Advised senior level employee at alternative energy company in negotiation and review of severance agreement.  Client alleged age discrimination and wrongful termination.


Settled high 5 figures


4 months


Attorney to attorney negotiation


Plaintiff


Employment

Tags: 2011, 5 Figure Settlements, Age Discrimination, Settled without Litigation, Settlement Agreements, Wrongful Termination