Top 50 Class Action Settlements in California in 2017

Top 50 Class Action Settlements in California in 2017We are pleased to present to you the list of top 50 Class Action settlements obtained in California in the year 2017. The list is comprised of various case types that were filed either in state or federal courts.

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1
Amount: $21,000,000.00
Attorneys: Alejandro P. Gutierrez of Hathaway Perrett Webster Powers Chrisman & Gutierrez; Michael A. Strauss, Daniel J. Palay, Brian D. Hefelfinger of Strauss & Strauss, APC
Case: Martino v. Ecolab Inc.
Type: Unpaid Wages, Wage and Hour Violation, Labor & Employment
2
Amount: $18,500,000.00
Attorneys: James I. Jaconette, Shawn A. Williams of Robbins Geller Rudman & Dowd LLP; John T. Jasnoch of Scott + Scott LLC
Case: In re King Digital Entertainment PLC
Type: Misrepresentation, Securities Fraud
3
Amount: $12,732,500.00
Attorneys: John J. Glugoski, Michael C. Righetti of Righetti Glugoski, PC; Charles A. Jones, Kelly J. McInerney of Jones Law Firm
Case: In re Wells Fargo
Type: Unfair Business Practices, Unpaid Wages, Wage and Hour Violation, Labor & Employment
4
Amount: $10,250,000.00
Attorneys: Lionel Z. Glancy, Robert V. Prongay, Ex Kano S. Sams, II of Glancy Prongay & Murray LLP; Jonathan Gardner, Angelina Nguyen of Labaton Sucharow LLP; John T. Jasnoch of Scott + Scott LLC; Marisa C. Livesay, Rachele R. Byrd of Wolf Haldenstein Adler Freeman & Herz LLP
Case: In re FireEye, Inc., Securities Litigation
Type: Misrepresentation, Securities Fraud
5
Amount: $9,837,500.00
Attorneys: James I. Jaconette, Samuel H. Rudman, Shawn A. Williams, Ellen G. Gusikoff of Robbins Geller Rudman & Dowd LLP; Joel H. Bernstein, David J. Goldsmith of Labaton Sucharow LLP; John T. Jasnoch, Joseph V. Halloran of Scott + Scott LLC
Case: In re A10 Networks Inc. Securities Litigation
Type: Misrepresentation, Securities Fraud
6
Amount: $8,500,000.00
Attorneys: Peter R. Dion-Kindem of The Dion-Kindem Law Firm; Lonnie C. Blanchard of Blanchard Law Group, APC; Jeffrey D. Holmes of Holmes Law Group
Case: Lagos v. The Board of Trustees of the Leland Stanford Junior University
Type: Retaliation, Unfair Business Practices, Unpaid Wages, Wrongful Termination, Wage and Hour Violation, Labor & Employment
7 (tie)
Amount: $7,000,000.00
Attorneys: Matthew S. Dente of Dente Law, P.C.; Diane E. Richard of Richard Law, P.C.; London D. Meservy of Meservy Law, P.C.; Brian J. Robbins, George C. Aguilar of Robbins Arroyo LLP
Case: Wert v. U.S. Bankcorp
Type: Unpaid Wages, Wage and Hour Violation, Labor & Employment
7 (tie)
Amount: $7,000,000.00
Attorneys: Ira Spiro of Spiro Law Corp.; Michael D. Singer, J. Jason Hill of Cohelan Khoury & Singer; Jeffrey D. Holmes of Holmes Law Group
Case: Syed v. M-I, LLC, et al.
Type: Unpaid Wages, Wage and Hour Violation, Labor & Employment
8
Amount: $5,500,000.00
Attorneys: Xinying Valerian, Michael D. Palmer of Sanford Heisler Sharp LLP; Dayna L. Chmelka of Gates, O'Doherty, Gonter & Guy LLP
Case: Tymuoi Ha, et al. v. Google Inc., et al.
Type: Unpaid Wages, Wage and Hour Violation, Labor & Employment
9
Amount: $4,835,500.00
Attorneys: Robin G. Workman , Daniel H. Qualls of Workman Law Firm, PC; Walter L. Haines of United Employees Law Group, PC
Case: McCormack v. WinCo Holdings Inc.
Type: Unpaid Wages, Wage and Hour Violation, Labor & Employment
10
Amount: $4,450,000.00
Attorneys: Michael Rubin, Barbara J. Chisholm, P. Casey Pitts, Matthew J. Murray, Kristin M. García of Altshuler Berzon LLP; Miriam R. Nemeth, Abigail E. Shafroth, Joseph M. Sellers of Cohen, Milstein, Sellers & Toll PLLC
Case: Ochoa v. McDonald's Corp.
Type: Unfair Competition, Unpaid Wages, Wage and Hour Violation, Labor & Employment
11
Amount: $4,035,600.00
Attorneys: Nicholas A. Carlin, R. Scott "Randy" Erlewine of Phillips, Erlewine, Given & Carlin LLP; Kirk D. Hanson of Law Offices of Kirk D. Hanson
Case: Dale, et al. v. Lithia Motors, Inc., et al.
Type: Unpaid Wages, Wage and Hour Violation, Labor & Employment
12
Amount: $3,975,000.00
Attorneys: James R. Hawkins, Christina M. Lucio of James Hawkins APLC; Matthew J. Matern, Dalia Khalili, Tagore Subramaniam of Matern Law Group P.C.
Case: Smith v. Space Exploration Technologies Corp.
Type: Unfair Business Practices, Unpaid Wages, Wage and Hour Violation, Labor & Employment
13
Amount: $3,962,500.00
Attorneys: Kyra A. Kazantzis, Annette D. Kirkham, Nadia Aziz, Thomas Zito of Fair Housing Law Project; Michael R. Headley, ​Jonathan J. Lamberson, Meghana RaoRane, Emily P. Garff, Holly K. Victorson, Katherine Vidal of Fish & Richardson PC
Case: Huynh v. Sanchez
Type: Civil Rights Violation, Disability Discrimination
14
Amount: $3,775,000.00
Attorneys: Raymond P. Boucher, Shehnaz M. Bhujwala, Neil M. Larsen, Brandon Brouillette of Boucher LLP; Sahag Majarian, II of The Law Offices of Sahag Majarian II
Case: Moppin v. Los Robles Medical Center
Type: Unfair Business Practices, Unfair Competition, Unpaid Wages, Labor & Employment
15
Amount: $3,750,000.00
Attorneys: Lee R. Feldman, Alicia Olivares, Leonard H. Sansanowicz of Feldman Browne Olivares, APC; Michael Rubin of Altshuler Berzon LLP
Case: Totten v. Kellogg Brown & Root, LLC, et al.
Type: Class Action, Unfair Business Practices, Unpaid Wages, Wage and Hour Violation, Labor & Employment
16
Amount: $3,650,000.00
Attorneys: Gay C. Grunfeld, Jenny S. Yelin of Rosen Bien Galvan & Grunfeld LLP; Jennifer L. Liu of The Liu Law Firm, P.C.
Case: Quinby v. Ulta Salon, Cosmetics & Fragrance Inc.
Type: Unfair Business Practices, Unpaid Wages, Wage and Hour Violation, Labor & Employment
17 (tie)
Amount: $3,500,000.00
Attorneys: R. Duane Westrup, Cat N. Bulaon of Westrup & Associates; Michael L. Carver, Michelle M. Lunde of Labor Law Office; James R. Hawkins, Gregory E. Mauro of James Hawkins APLC; Jonathan Che Gettleman of Law Office Of Jonathan Che Gettleman
Case: Pina v. Con-way Freight Inc.
Type: Unfair Competition, Unpaid Wages, Wage and Hour Violation, Labor & Employment
17 (tie)
Amount: $3,500,000.00
Attorneys: Matthew J. Matern, Joshua D. Boxer, Roy K. Suh, Dalia Khalili of Matern Law Group P.C.; Neal J. Fialkow, James S. Cahill, Haik Hacopian of Law Offices Neal J. Fialkow; Sahag Majarian, II of The Law Offices of Sahag Majarian II
Case: Rico v. Cardinal Health 200 Inc.
Type: Unpaid Wages, Wage and Hour Violation, Labor & Employment
17 (tie)
Amount: $3,500,000.00
Attorneys: Kenneth H. Yoon, Stephanie E. Yasuda of Law Office of Kenneth H. Yoon; Shunt Tatavos-Gharajeh, Douglas Han, Marshall Lurtz of Justice Law Corporation
Case: Hoffman v. Blattner Energy, Inc.
Type: Unfair Competition, Unpaid Wages, Labor & Employment
18
Amount: $3,450,000.00
Attorneys: John T. Mullan, Chaya M. Mandelbaum, Michelle G. Lee, Erin M. Pulaski of Rudy, Exelrod, Zieff & Lowe, LLP; Jay T. Jambeck, Mandy G. Leigh of Leigh Law Group
Case: Woodruff v. Broadspectrum Downstream Services Inc.
Type: Unfair Business Practices, Unpaid Wages, Wage and Hour Violation, Labor & Employment
19
Amount: $3,250,000.00
Attorneys: Ronald H. Bae, Olivia D. Scharrer of Aequitas Legal Group
Case: Scott-George v. PVH Corporation
Type: Unfair Business Practices, Unpaid Wages, Wage and Hour Violation, Labor & Employment
20
Amount: $3,000,000.00
Attorneys: Aaron C. Gundzik, Rebecca G. Gundzik of Gartenberg Gelfand Hayton LLP; Marshall A. Caskey, Daniel M. Holzman of Caskey & Holzman
Case: Bromberg v. Fidelity National Information Services Inc.
Type: Unfair Business Practices, Unpaid Wages, Conversion, Wage and Hour Violation, Labor & Employment
21
Amount: $2,800,000.00
Attorneys: Scott E. Cole, Jeremy A. Graham, Stephen N. Ilg of Scott Cole & Associates, APC
Case: Whitten v. Tilly's Inc.
Type: Unpaid Wages, Wage and Hour Violation, Labor & Employment
22 (tie)
Amount: $2,500,000.00
Attorneys: Marcus J. Bradley, Kiley L. Grombacher of Bradley Grombacher; Stanley D. Saltzman, Stephen P. O’Dell of Marlin & Saltzman, LLP; Zorik Mooradian of Law Offices Of Zorik Mooradian
Case: Perez v. Valleycrest Landscape Maintenance Inc.
Type: Unfair Business Practices, Unpaid Wages, Wage and Hour Violation, Labor & Employment
22 (tie)
Amount: $2,500,000.00
Attorneys: Farzad Rastegar of Rastegar Law Group, APC; John J. Glugoski of Righetti Glugoski, PC
Case: Adams v. Marketstar
Type: Unfair Business Practices, Unpaid Wages, Wage and Hour Violation, Labor & Employment
22 (tie)
Amount: $2,500,000.00
Attorneys: Brian D. Chase, Jerusalem F. Beligan of Bisnar Chase; Daniel F. Gaines, Evan S. Gaines, Alex P. Katofsky of Gaines & Gaines APLC
Case: Nehrlich v. RPM Mortgage Inc.
Type: Unfair Business Practices, Unpaid Wages, Wage and Hour Violation, Labor & Employment
22 (tie)
Amount: $2,500,000.00
Attorneys: Kenneth H. Yoon, Stephanie E. Yasuda, Brian G. Lee of Law Office of Kenneth H. Yoon
Case: Gutierrez v. Ace Cash Express, Inc.
Type: Unfair Business Practices, Unfair Competition, Unpaid Wages, Wage and Hour Violation, Labor & Employment
22 (tie)
Amount: $2,500,000.00
Attorneys: Allen W. Graves, Jacqueline S. Treu of The Graves Firm
Case: Barajas v. Marlu Restaurant Group, Inc.
Type: Unpaid Wages, Wage and Hour Violation, Labor & Employment
23
Amount: $2,375,000.00
Attorneys: John T. Mullan, Michelle G. Lee of Rudy, Exelrod, Zieff & Lowe, LLP; James M. Finberg, Eve H. Cervantez, Connie K. Chan of Altshuler Berzon LLP
Case: Spicher v. Aidells Sausage Company
Type: Unfair Competition, Unpaid Wages, Wage and Hour Violation, Labor & Employment
24
Amount: $2,370,000.00
Attorneys: Daniel J. Park, Shunt Tatavos-Gharajeh, Douglas Han of Justice Law Corporation; Arby Aiwazian, Edwin Aiwazian, Joanna Ghosh of Lawyers for Justice PC
Case: Lankford v. Roseburg Forest Products Co.
Type: Unfair Business Practices, Unfair Competition, Unpaid Wages, Wage and Hour Violation, Labor & Employment
25
Amount: $2,362,100.00
Attorneys: Samantha A. Smith of The Cooper Law Firm PC; Morris Nazarian of Law Offices of Morris Nazarian; Roger R. Carter of The Carter Law Firm; Marc H. Phelps of The Phelps Law Group
Case: Dunigan v. Paramount Residential Mortgage Group Inc.
Type: Unfair Business Practices, Unpaid Wages, Wage and Hour Violation, Labor & Employment
26
Amount: $2,350,000.00
Attorneys: Arby Aiwazian, Edwin Aiwazian, Joanna Ghosh of Lawyers for Justice PC
Case: Amaya v. Consolidated Container Co. LP
Type: Unfair Business Practices, Labor & Employment
27
Amount: $2,200,000.00
Attorneys: Abraham P. Mathew, Jacob K. George, Sang J. Park of Mathew & George; Christian J. Petronelli, Dean S. Ho of Petronelli & Ho, LLP
Case: Tarver v. Integrated Airline Services Inc.
Type: Unfair Business Practices, Unpaid Wages, Wage and Hour Violation, Labor & Employment
28
Amount: $2,180,000.00
Attorneys: Raul Perez, Melissa Grant, Arnab Banerjee of Capstone Law APC; Matthew J. Matern, Launa N. Adolph of Matern Law Group P.C.
Case: Shiferaw v. Sunrise Senior Living Management Inc.
Type: Unpaid Wages, Wage and Hour Violation, Labor & Employment
29
Amount: $2,179,532.00
Attorneys: Stanley D. Saltzman, Stephen P. O’Dell, Louis M. Marlin, Adrian R. Bacon of Marlin & Saltzman, LLP; Santos Gomez, Maria E. Vizzusi of Law Offices of Santos Gomez
Case: Torres v. United Staffing Associates L.L.C.
Type: Unfair Business Practices, Unpaid Wages, Wage and Hour Violation, Labor & Employment
30
Amount: $2,000,000.00
Attorneys: Raul Perez, Melissa Grant, Suzy E. Lee, Jennifer R. Bagosy , Arnab Banerjee, Daniela Saspe, Andrew J. Sokolowski of Capstone Law APC
Case: Trager v. bebe Stores Inc.
Type: Unfair Business Practices, Unpaid Wages, Wage and Hour Violation, Labor & Employment
31 (tie)
Amount: $1,800,000.00
Attorneys: William B. Sullivan, Eric K. Yaeckel , Clint S. Engleson of Sullivan Law Group APC
Case: Naomi Tapia v. Zale Delaware Inc., et al.
Type: Unfair Competition, Labor & Employment
31 (tie)
Amount: $1,800,000.00
Attorneys: Aparajit Bhowmik, Norman B. Blumenthal, Kyle R. Nordrehaug, R. Piya Mukherjee of Blumenthal, Nordrehaug & Bhowmik
Case: Nelson v. Avon Products Inc.
Type: Labor & Employment
32
Amount: $1,750,000.00
Attorneys: Jay A. Christofferson of Wanger Jones Helsley PC; Liane Katzenstein Ly, Eric B. Kingsley of Kingsley & Kingsley APC; Sahag Majarian, II of The Law Offices of Sahag Majarian II
Case: Miranda v. Coach Inc.
Type: Unfair Business Practices, Unfair Competition, Labor & Employment
33
Amount: $1,734,320.00
Attorneys: Thomas A. Woodley, William W. Li, Diana J. Nobile, Michael R. Willats of Woodley & McGillivary LLP; Lester G. Ostrov of Lester G. Ostrov Law Office
Case: Anderson v. City of Los Angeles
Type: Labor & Employment
34
Amount: $1,675,000.00
Attorneys: Eric A. Grover, Robert W. Spencer of Keller Grover LLP; Ghazal Amy Vahdat of Vahdat & Aboudi, APLC; Michael Nourmand, James A. De Sario of The Nourmand Law Firm APC
Case: Crowley v. Central Transport L.L.C.
Type: Unfair Competition, Labor & Employment
35
Amount: $1,633,982.00
Attorneys: Sandeep J. Shah, Samir I. Sheth of Shah Sheth LLP; Gregory P. Wong of Adept Employment Law APC
Case: Williams v. Western Express Inc.
Type: Unfair Business Practices, Labor & Employment
36
Amount: $1,500,000.00
Attorneys: Edward J. Wynne, J.E.B. Pickett of Wynne Law Firm; Brett S. Markson, Timothy A. Pico of Markson Pico LLP
Case: Lee v. Activision Blizzard Inc.
Type: Unfair Business Practices, Unfair Competition, Labor & Employment
37
Amount: $1,450,000.00
Attorneys: Gregg A. Farley of The Farley Law Firm ; Sahag Majarian, II of The Law Offices of Sahag Majarian II
Case: Mejia v. DHL Express (USA) Inc.
Type: Unfair Competition, Labor & Employment
38 (tie)
Amount: $1,350,000.00
Attorneys: Matthew S. Da Vega, Matthew Fisher, Ted Mechtenberg of Davega | Fisher | Mechtenberg LLP; Ryan L. Thompson of Watts Guerra LLP; Mark Potashnick of Weinhaus & Potashnick; Eric B. Kingsley of Kingsley & Kingsley APC
Case: Gibbins v. Hishmeh Enterprises Inc.
Type: Unfair Competition, Labor & Employment
38 (tie)
Amount: $1,350,000.00
Attorneys: Michael H. Kim, Melanie D. Massey of Michael H. Kim PC; Ronald W. Makarem, Jean-Paul Le Clercq, Ivan Moe of Makarem & Associates APLC
Case: Funez v. GMG Janitorial Inc.
Type: Unfair Business Practices, Labor & Employment
39
Amount: $1,300,000.00
Attorneys: Nicholas A. Carlin, Brian S. Conlon of Phillips, Erlewine, Given & Carlin LLP
Case: Smith, et al. v. Digirad Corp., et al.
Type: Unpaid Wages, Wage and Hour Violation, Labor & Employment
40
Amount: $1,225,000.00
Attorneys: Fernando F. Chavez of Chavez Law Group; Blanca E. Zarazua of Law Office of Blanca E. Zarazua; Michael L. Allsup of Jacoby & Meyers LLC; Joseph J. Siegelman, John J. Givens of The Cochran Firm
Case: Garcia v. City of King City
Type: Civil Rights Violation, Conspiracy, Fraud, Property Rights, Conversion, Abuse of Power, Police Misconduct
41 (tie)
Amount: $1,150,000.00
Attorneys: Sepideh Ardestani, Daniel F. Gaines, Evan S. Gaines, Kenneth S. Gaines, Alex P. Katofsky of Gaines & Gaines APLC; David Spivak of The Spivak Law Firm; Michael L. Tracy of Law Offices of Michael L. Tracy; Walter L. Haines of United Employees Law Group, PC
Case: Dabney v. Panera LLC
Type: Unfair Business Practices, Labor & Employment
41 (tie)
Amount: $1,150,000.00
Attorneys: Kevin T. Barnes, Gregg Lander of Law Office of Kevin J. Barnes, LLC
Case: Siebel v. WWF Operating Co.
Type: Unfair Competition, Labor & Employment
42
Amount: $1,128,794.00
Attorneys: Gregory N. Karasik of Karasik Law Firm; Sahag Majarian, II of The Law Offices of Sahag Majarian II
Case: Pineda v. Flying Food Group LLC
Type: Unfair Business Practices, Unfair Competition, Labor & Employment
43
Amount: $1,075,000.00
Attorneys: Alejandro P. Gutierrez of Hathaway Perrett Webster Powers Chrisman & Gutierrez ; Michael A. Strauss, Andrew C. Ellison of Strauss & Strauss, APC
Case: Savannah v. Sodexo Inc.
Type: Unfair Competition, Labor & Employment
44
Amount: $1,060,000.00
Attorneys: Alan Harris, Priya Mohan of Harris & Ruble; David S. Harris of North Bay Law Group
Case: Castillo v. ADT LLC
Type: Unfair Competition, Labor & Employment
45 (tie)
Amount: $1,050,000.00
Attorneys: Vincent C. Granberry, Joseph Lavi, Leonard H. Sansanowicz of Lavi & Ebrahimian, LLP; Sahag Majarian, II of The Law Offices of Sahag Majarian II
Case: Arteaga v. Old Dominion Freight Line, Inc.
Type: Unfair Competition, Labor & Employment
45 (tie)
Amount: $1,050,000.00
Attorneys: V. Andre Sherman of Girardi | Keese; Arby Aiwazian, Edwin Aiwazian, Joanna Ghosh of Lawyers for Justice PC
Case: Stallings-Steinbrugger v. Mountain West Financial Inc.
Type: Unfair Business Practices, Labor & Employment
46 (tie)
Amount: $1,000,000.00
Attorneys: Daniel J. Turner, Jennifer S. Grock of McLeod & Witham LLP; Brian F. Van Vleck of Van Vleck & Zaller LLP
Case: Pereira v. Anderson LA Inc.
Type: Unfair Competition, Labor & Employment
46 (tie)
Amount: $1,000,000.00
Attorneys: Shadie L. Berenji, Andrew J. Malatesta, Tsolik Kazandjian, Christopher J. Archibald of Berenji Law Firm APC
Case: Lorre v. Virgin America Inc.
Type: Unfair Competition, Labor & Employment
46 (tie)
Amount: $1,000,000.00
Attorneys: Michael Nourmand of The Nourmand Law Firm APC
Case: Benitez v. Aircraft Service International Inc.
Type: Labor & Employment
46 (tie)
Amount: $1,000,000.00
Attorneys: Matthew J. Matern, Dalia Khalili, Irina A. Kirnosova, Serena M. Patel of Matern Law Group P.C.
Case: Parra v. Miller Castings Inc.
Type: Unfair Business Practices, Labor & Employment
47
Amount: $980,000.00
Attorneys: David H. Yeremian, Garen Nadir of David Yeremian & Associates, Inc.; Kane Moon, Seung L. Yang of Moon & Yang APC
Case: Galvez v. Intercontinental Hotels Group Resources Inc.
Type: Unfair Business Practices, Unfair Competition, Labor & Employment
48
Amount: $975,000.00
Attorneys: Ronald H. Bae, Olivia D. Scharrer of Aequitas Legal Group
Case: Khatri v. Intercontinental Hotels Group Resources Inc.
Type: Unfair Business Practices, Unfair Competition, Unpaid Wages, Wage and Hour Violation, Labor & Employment
49
Amount:$950,000.00
Attorneys:Shadie L. Berenji of Berenji Law Firm APC
Case:Aaron Giles v. Community Education Centers, Inc.
Type:Class Action, Unfair Competition, Unpaid Wages, Wage and Hour Violation, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort
50
Amount: $927,000.00
Attorneys: Jeffrey C. Jackson, Kirk D. Hanson of Jackson Hanson LLP
Case: Soriano v. CLMP LTD Inc.
Type: Labor & Employment

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