Carlos Rivas v. Coverall North America, Inc.

  1. April 01, 2024

    9th Circ. Revives Janitor's Representative Wage Claims

    The Ninth Circuit reversed a district court's order that dismissed representative claims against janitorial franchiser Coverall North America Inc. under California's Private Attorneys General Act, saying a change in legal precedent allows nonindividual claims to stay in court while individual claims undergo arbitration.

  2. February 16, 2024

    Calif. Forecast: Coverall Wage Cases Head To 9th Circ. Args

    In the coming week, attorneys should watch for Ninth Circuit oral arguments in a pair of cases against janitorial franchising company Coverall North America Inc. Here's a look at those cases and other labor and employment matters coming up in California.

  3. February 23, 2023

    Workers Ask 9th Circ. To Hear Misclassification Suits Together

    The workers in two separate but related suits claiming that a cleaning company misclassified them as independent contractors asked the Ninth Circuit to hear their cases together before the same panel, saying their matters present overlapping issues.