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  • Erika Nusser concentrates her practice on sexual abuse and class action litigation, including employment and consumer fraud litigation. Ms. Nusser joined Terrell Marshall, as an associate in 2008 and has achieved successful results in trial, settlement, and on appeal, including a $4.1 million jury verdict in a wage and hour class action and a $1.9 million settlement in a class action for unlawful …

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    The drivers allege Amazon is their real employer and is liable for wage and hour violations Terrell Marshall Law Group PLLC, Frank Freed Subit & Thomas LLP, and the Backlund Law Firm PLLC filed a joint employer class action lawsuit today against Amazon (NASDAQ: AMZN) on behalf of drivers who deliver packages for the online company. Amazon uses intermediaries, known as “delivery providers,” …

  • Terrell Marshall Law Group PLLC would like to thank its co-counsel, clients, and community partners for allowing us to work toward justice during the past year. Together we achieved the following successes: Civil Rights Brought a lawsuit with the ACLU in Lexington County, South Carolina, on behalf of people jailed solely because of their inability to pay court fines and fees, which caused …

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    TMLG, along with co-counsel, recently obtained an order certifying six classes composed of residents of California, Florida, Illinois, Minnesota, Pennsylvania, and West Virginia who purchased Morning Star Strand Bamboo Flooring from Lumber Liquidators between January 1, 2008 and the present. The plaintiffs claim that the flooring is unable to withstand normal variations in a home’s ambient moisture levels. This defect causes the flooring to …

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    Lawsuit challenges industrial dairy’s illegal discharge of animal waste under the federal Clean Water Act    HONOLULU, HAWAII — Community groups Kupale Ookala and Center for Food Safety sued the Idaho‑based dairy company Big Island Dairy, LLC, owned by Steven and Derek Whitesides, this Wednesday, June 28, 2017, for violating the federal Clean Water Act by continuously discharging animal urine and feces into …

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    TMLG attorneys Beth Terrell and Blythe Chandler, along with Public Justice, representing the Ranchers-Cattlemen Legal Action Fund (R-CALF USA) and Cattle Producers of Washington (CPoW), filed a lawsuit in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Washington against the U.S. Department of Agriculture, alleging that USDA regulations that allow beef and pork to be classified as “domestic products” even when those meat products are …

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    In Lexington County, people who can’t afford court fines for traffic and other low-level offenses go to jail, without consideration of their finances and without legal representation   COLUMBIA — In the latest pushback against modern-day debtors’ prisons, the American Civil Liberties Union, the ACLU of South Carolina, and Terrell Marshall Law Group PLLC filed a class-action lawsuit today challenging the illegal arrest and …

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    TMLG is pleased to announce that on April 7, 2017, the Honorable Judge John Cooney of Spokane County Superior Court entered an order in favor of clients Robert Larson, Tyler Gassman and Paul Statler, all of whom served more than four years in prison for crimes they did not commit.  In 2009, the three men were convicted of first degree robbery and assault …

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    In a unanimous decision, the Washington State Supreme Court ruled that Arlene’s Flowers and its owner Barronelle Stutzman broke Washington law by refusing to make custom arrangements for a same-sex wedding. The case, State of Washington v. Arlene’s Flowers Inc., was brought by two men who had asked Stutzman to design floral arrangements for their wedding. In 2013, Robert Ingersoll approached his long-time florist about providing …

  • TMLG attorney Beth Terrell will be speaking at the Northwest Consumer Law Center’s Second Annual Consumer Law Intensive on Friday, March 7th in Seattle. Beth and Paul Arons will be presenting on ‘Class Action as a Solo Practitioner,’ including the ways a solo practitioner can identify and prosecute class cases. Other topics covered at the Consumer Law Intensive will include evaluating potential car …